pyrexia

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pyrexia

[pī′rek·sē·ə]
(medicine)
Elevation of temperature above the normal; fever.
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She was found to be tender over her lumbar paraspinal muscles and was pyrexial.
He continued to be pyrexial with no obvious focus of infection and rapidly went into respiratory failure requiring ventilatory support.
She was referred to the tertiary spinal unit where she was found to be pyrexial, confused and tachypnoeic.
Additionally, the patient became pyrexial, with a temperature of 39.