What is the basis for selection of diagnostic tests in fever of unknown origin (FUO)?

Updated: May 17, 2021
  • Author: Sandra G Gompf, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Laboratory and imaging findings vary according to the source of an fever of unknown origin (FUO). Imaging should be directed by historical, physical, and basic laboratory clues. [1, 16, 17, 18]


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