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pyrexia

[pī′rek·sē·ə]
(medicine)
Elevation of temperature above the normal; fever.
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Clinical examination of suffering calves was performed ardently and revealed clinical markers such as lymph nodes enlargement, pallor or jaundiced mucous membrane, reduces appetite, pyrexia, pica, coughing and respiratory distress, lacrimation, exophthalmia, petechiae, recumbency, sub-mandibular and/or ventral edema, melena, diarrhea and hemoglobinnuria were recorded.
Adverse events reported for >/= 10% of RECOTHROM-treated patients included incision site pain, procedural pain, nausea, constipation, pyrexia, anemia, insomnia, vomiting, and pruritis.
The most common adverse events with LYRICA 7 mg/kg/day in this study were somnolence, upper respiratory tract infection, and pyrexia. The most common adverse events with placebo were upper respiratory tract infection, vomiting, somnolence, and pyrexia.
The most common treatment-emergent adverse events occurring in >/=20% of patients included diarrhea, neutropenia, alopecia, peripheral neuropathy, leucopenia, infection (any site), anemia, rash, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, anorexia and pyrexia. Diarrhea of any grade was the most common adverse event (in 91% of patients), and presented as a grade 3/4 adverse event in 28% of patients.
The most common treatment emergent adverse events in this subgroup of patients included decreased appetite, lethargy, fatigue, diarrhea, upper respiratory tract infection, nasopharyngitis, pyrexia, and somnolence.
The most common adverse events included lymphopenia, leucopenia, pyrexia and hypoimmunoglobulinemia.
The most common side effects were pyrexia, chills, and hypotension.
The most frequent ([greater than or equal to]20 percent) adverse reactions were infusion reactions, diarrhea, constipation, nausea, peripheral edema, fatigue, back pain, asthenia, pyrexia, upper respiratory tract infection, bronchitis, pneumonia, decreased appetite, muscle spasms, peripheral sensory neuropathy, dyspnea and cough.