Fever, Cancer Incidence and Spontaneous Remissions

@article{Kleef2001FeverCI,
  title={Fever, Cancer Incidence and Spontaneous Remissions},
  author={Ralf Kleef and Wayne B Jonas and Wolfgang Knogler and W. Stenzinger},
  journal={Neuroimmunomodulation},
  year={2001},
  volume={9},
  pages={55 - 64}
}
Objective: Accumulating evidence exists for (1) an inverse correlation between the incidence of infectious diseases and cancer risk and (2) an inverse correlation between febrile infections and remissions of malignancies. [] Key Method Results: The data reviewed in this article support earlier observations on the topic, i.e. that the occurrence of fever in childhood or adulthood may protect against the later onset of malignant disease and that spontaneous remissions are often preceded by feverish infections…

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