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Table The patients' cause of admission

From: Determination of fever in intensive care unit

   Febrile Non-febrile
   Blood culture  
Diagnoses Number (+) (-)  
Organophosphate intox. 5 1 1 3
Multiple trauma 9 3 4 2
Myocardial infarction 3 - 2 1
Major abdominal surgery 7 4 2 1
Pneumonia 9 3 3 3
Renal insufficiency 2 - - 2
Drug intoxications 7 - 3 4
Neurological events 6 2 1 3
HELLP syndrome 2 1 - 1
  50 14 16 20