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Disease Sweating Sickness

Name Sweating Sickness
Synonyms English Sweating Sickness | Sickness, Sweating | Sudor Anglicus
Definition A clinical condition characterized by fever and profuse sweating and associated with high mortality. It occurred in epidemic form five times in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries in England, first in 1485 and last in 1551, specially during the summer and early autumn, attacking the relatively affluent adult male population. The etiology was unknown.
Categories Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D018614

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DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Body Temperature Changes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Fever Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Sweating Sickness

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