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What does FOU stand for?

FOU stands for Fever of Unknown Origin (medicine)

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Since the clinical presentation of infected myxoma may be similar to that of uninfected myxoma, blood cultures should be done whenever a patient with myxoma presents fever, and echocardiography should be performed in patients with fever of unknown origin when the initial techniques are not conclusive (9).
To the Editor: As most readers are aware, factitious disorder (FD) involves a person's feigning or producing physical or psychological ailments that can range from infection and fever of unknown origin to bereavement and psychosis.
In cases of fever of unknown origin and subacute bacterial endocarditis, obtain three blood cultures during the first one to two hours.