Definition of Hemorrhagic fever

1. Noun. A group of illnesses caused by a viral infection (usually restricted to a specific geographic area); fever and gastrointestinal symptoms are followed by capillary hemorrhage.




Definition of Hemorrhagic fever

1. Noun. (pathology) Canadian and US spelling of '''haemorrhagic fever''' ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hemorrhagic Fever

hemophobia
hemophobias
hemopoieses
hemopoiesis
hemopoietic
hemoprotein
hemoproteins
hemoptyses
hemoptysis
hemorheology
hemorrhage
hemorrhaged
hemorrhages
hemorrhagic
hemorrhagic cyst
hemorrhagic fever (current term)
hemorrhagic septicemia
hemorrhagic stroke
hemorrhagically
hemorrhaging
hemorrhoid
hemorrhoidal
hemorrhoidal vein
hemorrhoidals
hemorrhoidectomies
hemorrhoidectomy
hemorrhoids
hemosiderin
hemosiderins
hemosiderosis

Literary usage of Hemorrhagic fever

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1. Manual of Microbiologic Monitoring of Laboratory Animals edited by Kim Waggie (1994)
"Laboratory-acquired infections with Hantaan virus, the etiologic agent of Korean hemorrhagic fever. J Infect Dis 1982; 146:645-651. 27. ..."

2. Therapeutic Gazette (1901)
"The occurrence of more than one attack of hemorrhagic fever in the same person should promptly urge him to seek a home beyond the reach of the poison, ..."

3. A Manual of modern surgery, general and operative by John Chalmers Da Costa (1894)
"Apply mustard over the heart and spine. As soon as reaction begins, arrest the bleeding permanently by the ligature. hemorrhagic fever. ..."

4. Medical Record by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman (1896)
"hemorrhagic fever attacks those who have previously had some form of malarial fever, ... He had hemorrhagic fever in Georgia and came ver}' near dying. ..."

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