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Glossary for Single, shaking chill

Medical terms related to Single, shaking chill or mentioned in this section include:

  • AIDS: A term given to HIV patients who have a low CD4 count (below 200) which means that they have low levels of a type of immune cell called T-cells. AIDS patients tend to develop opportunistic infections and cancers. Opportunistic infections are infections that would not normally affect a person with a healthy immune system. The HIV virus is a virus that attacks the body's immune system.
  • Acute Appendicitis: Infection of the appendix
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
  • Chikungunya: A rare viral disease usually transmitted by mosquitoes and characterized by fever, rash and severe arthritis.
  • Cholangitis: bile duct inflammation (cholangitis)
  • Cholecystitis: inflammation of the gall bladder.
  • Continuous chills: occurs when the body temperature is cold
  • Dengue fever: An acute viral disease characterized by fever, rash and myalgia and caused by a flavivirus which is transmitted by mosquitoes.
  • Endocarditis: Inflammatory alterations of the endocardium of ones heart
  • Fever: Raised body temperature usually with other symptoms.
  • Frank chills: A sensation of coldness, often accompanied by shivering and pallor of the skin
  • Hodgkin's Disease: A form of cancer that affects the lymphatic system.
  • Jaundice: yellowish discoloration of the skin and mucous membrane
  • Leukemia: Cancer of the blood cells, usually white blood cells.
  • Lung abscess: The formation of a localized collection of puss in a cavity in the lungs
  • Malaria: A parasitic disease transmitted through mosquito bites.
  • Meningitis: Infection of the membrane around the brain (as a symptom)
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Pelvic abscess: A pus-filled cavity in the pelvis due to infection.
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease: A condition which is characterized by an infection which is located in the upper female genital tract
  • Pneumonia: Lung infection or inflammation (as a symptom)
  • Puerperal fever: Delayed uterine infection after childbirth
  • Renal abscess: A pus-filled cavity that develops in the kidney as a result of inflammation. The inflammation may result from other purulent infections in the body. It is most common in young adults.
  • Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
  • Septic abortion: An abortion associated with a uterine infection. The infection can occur during or just before or after an abortion. The infection can result from factors such as Chlamydia, IUD's or attempted abortion using infected tools.
  • Septic shock: serious medical condition caused by decreased tissue perfusion and oxygen delivery as a result of infection and sepsis, though the microbe may be systemic or localized to a particular site
  • Septicemia: A systemic inflammatory response to an infection.
  • Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
  • Spiking fever: sharp rise in the body temperature
  • Temperature symptoms: Abnormalities of body temperature including fever.
  • Tremor symptoms: Shaking or physical tremor.
  • Typhoid fever: Fever from bacterial food poisoning.
  • Typhus: A general name for various arthropod-borne rickettsial infections

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