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Synonyms for fever

Synonyms for fever

a rise in the temperature of the body

intense nervous anticipation

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Future policies include improved treatment or prevention of mucositis, earlier detection and identification of isolates, and revision of current anti-microbial drug protocols for empiric treatment of neutropenic fever.
The most common serious adverse reactions ([greater than or equal to]2%) of ONIVYDE were diarrhea, vomiting, neutropenic fever or neutropenic sepsis, nausea, pyrexia, sepsis, dehydration, septic shock, pneumonia, acute renal failure, and thrombocytopenia.
She was admitted with a diagnosis of neutropenic fever and given supportive care with broad-spectrum antibiotics (meropenem and vancomycin), intravenous fluid administration, and filgrastim.
Neutropenic fever developed after induction chemotherapy.
In level 4 three patients showed DLTs (1 pt experienced neutropenic fever and grade 3 cutaneous toxicity, 1 pt had a pulmonary embolism and delayed cycle 2 due to neutropenia, 1 pt delayed cycle 2 due to hematological toxicity).
The 2005 National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) practice guidelines recommend the primary use of CSFs in patients who are treated in a curative or adjuvant setting with regimens that carry a 20% or higher risk of neutropenic events, including neutropenic fever (NCCN, 2005b).
She developed neutropenic fever, and IV piperacillin-tazobactum 4.
Oncologic Emergencies, Part II: Neutropenic Fever, Tumor Lysis Syndrome, And Hypercalcemia Of Malignancy