• Hydroxyurea has been rarely implicated as a cause of drug fever. In this report, we describe a patient who was highly febrile while receiving hydroxyurea for psoriasis. The fever disappeared after discontinuation of therapy with this drug; however, the fever recurred when the patient received hydroxyurea again.
(Arch Intern Med 141:260-261, 1981)
Bauman JL, Shulruff S, Hasegawa GR, Roden R, Hartsough N, Bauernfeind RA. Fever Caused by Hydroxyurea. Arch Intern Med. 1981;141(2):260-261. doi:10.1001/archinte.1981.00340020122031