Abstract

Fever is an elevation of body temperature greater than the normal daily variation. It sometimes occurs in conjunction with an increase in the hypothalamic set point. The presence of fever can serve as an important sign of disease ....

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationxPharm
Subtitle of host publicationThe Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Pages1-3
Number of pages3
ISBN (Print)9780080552323
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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Von Essen, S. (2007). Fever. In xPharm: The Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference (pp. 1-3). Elsevier Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-008055232-3.60635-X