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Synonyms for pyretic

being at a higher temperature than is normal or desirable

Antonyms for pyretic

causing fever


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We decided to ensure the patient follow-up with a classic treatment because there was an absence of the pyretic signs usually indicating complications such as necrotizing infected tissues.
The forms of sulfur in coal are mainly pyretic sulfur, organic sulfur and sulfate sulfur.
The numbers of pyretic horses in September and October during 2009-2013 were 16.0 [+ or -] 4.4 and 17.6 [+ or -] 1.7 (mean number [+ or -] SD), respectively.
The mother did not carry risk factors including hypertension and diabetes mellitus in this pregnancy and her previous pregnancies and did not have any pyretic disease.
COX-2 is an inducible enzyme in inflammatory conditions that is responsible for pyretic and painful responses.
Tripathi, "Non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs and anti pyretic analgesics," in Essentials of Medical Pharmacology, p.
The upheaval and cruelty of war in its ability to fracture and rupture relationships - and to steal humanity from the most unlikely of people - is all bound in Aslam's lucid narrative and his ability to give voice to the most pyretic jihadist, fanatical freedom fighters on both sides, and the most sorrowful widow with equal dexterity.
(1,3) Using the analogy of a thermometer, it is suggested that one would not wish to use such an instrument if it were so unreliable as to 'classify 40% of healthy individuals as pyretic and 40% of pyretic individuals as healthy'.
He was plethoric with tachycardia (116 bpm), hypertensive (136/92 mmHg) and pyretic (38[degrees]C).