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Criteria for Diagnosis of Fever of Unknown Origin (FUO)

Purpose:

To determine if a patient meets the criteria for fever of unknown origin (FUO).

Specialty:

Immunology/Rheumatology
Infectious Diseases
Hematology Oncology

Objective:

criteria for diagnosis

ICD-10:

R50.9

Description:

The criteria for diagnosing fever of unknown origin (FUO) have varied over time. The relative frequencies for the causative conditions have changed as diagnostic modalities have improved.

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