defervescence

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  • noun

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abatement of a fever as indicated by a reduction in body temperature

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In addition, at the point in the study where 50% of patients had defervesced in each group, CIDECIN showed a statistically significant faster time to defervescence, 2.
He defervesced rapidly; blood smears were negative 3 days after chloroquine therapy.
The patient defervesced, and her skin and mucosal lesions improved over the 13 days of her hospitalization.