Diagnostic Dilemma

Fever without focus


Author: Pediatric Oncall
Question
A 10-month-old girl presented with recurrent fever for 6 months. She was investigated for the same and hemoglobin was 11.6 mg/dl with a WBC count of 13,500/cumm [42% polymorphs, 58% lymphocytes], Chest X-Ray was normal, there were no malarial parasites on peripheral smear and the Widal test was negative. HIV ELISA and Mantoux test were also negative. On examination, there was no abnormality detected.

Previous Discussions View All

Disclaimer: The information given by www.pediatriconcall.com is provided by medical and paramedical & Health providers voluntarily for display & is meant only for informational purpose. The site does not guarantee the accuracy or authenticity of the information. Use of any information is solely at the user's own risk. The appearance of advertisement or product information in the various section in the website does not constitute an endorsement or approval by Pediatric Oncall of the quality or value of the said product or of claims made by its manufacturer.
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0