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Can a fever decrease appetite?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Yes

Chemical materials released from inflammatory cells are called cytokines.
There are many of these and several of them, particularly tumor necrosis factor, suppress appetite.

In brief: Yes

Chemical materials released from inflammatory cells are called cytokines.
There are many of these and several of them, particularly tumor necrosis factor, suppress appetite.
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