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Evaluating Patient with Fever of Unknown Origin (FUO)

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient with fever of unknown origin (FUO) using the algorithm of Mourad et al.

Specialty:

Immunology/Rheumatology
Infectious Diseases
Hematology Oncology

Objective:

criteria for diagnosis, options

ICD-10:

R50.9

Description:

Mourad et al proposed an algorithm for evaluating a person who meets the criteria for fever of unknown origin (FUO). The authors are from the University of Toronto, St. Michael's Hospital and Mt Sinai Hospital in Toronto.

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