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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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"There seems to be an increase in skin conditions, including mud fever, rain scald and often ringworm," she said.
MUD fever is a very painful condition in horses which usually presents in the winter months when the ground is wet.
He was pretty much skin and bones, covered in rain scald and very poor indeed with mud fever, swollen legs, the whole lot."
These include mud fever (scratches), cracking of the hoof and sole, and related lameness.
WITH sodden conditions across most of the region, vets are reporting a high incidence of mud fever in horses and ponies this winter, writes RUTH LOGNONNE.