defervescence

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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.
Within 24 hours, the patient defervesced and her cervical lymphadenitis began to resolve.
He defervesced rapidly; blood smears were negative 3 days after chloroquine therapy.
On April 3, the patient was administered another antibiotic and defervesced.
His therapy was changed to acyclovir and imipenem because of unremitting fevers and oral lesions positive for herpes simplex virus type 1, whereupon his fever defervesced immediately.
The patient defervesced over the following 24 hours and resumed normal activities on July 13.