Several Examples of Mysterious Fevers:Prolonged Fever with Negative Laboratory Tests in an Infant

Mohsen Ziai

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The child with persistent or recurrent fever can present a great diag nostic challenge. Being thorough when taking the history, carrying out the physical examination and then evaluating all the findings includ ing those of the indicated laboratory tests will usually throw sufficient light on the situation to facilitate the formulation of a diagnosis. Fol lowing are some examples.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)743
Number of pages1
JournalClinical pediatrics
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1971
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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