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Disease Scrub Typhus

Name Scrub Typhus
Synonyms Diseases, Tsutsugamushi | Disease, Tsutsugamushi | Fevers, Tsutsugamushi | Fever, Tsutsugamushi | Tsutsugamushi Disease | Tsutsugamushi Diseases | Tsutsugamushi Fever | Tsutsugamushi Fevers | Typhus, Scrub
Definition An acute infectious disease caused by ORIENTIA TSUTSUGAMUSHI. It is limited to eastern and southeastern Asia, India, northern Australia, and the adjacent islands. Characteristics include the formation of a primary cutaneous lesion at the site of the bite of an infected mite, fever lasting about two weeks, and a maculopapular rash.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis
MeSH® ID D012612
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DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Rickettsiaceae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Scrub Typhus

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