Rickettsiosis

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Rickettsiosis

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The terms "Rickettsiosis" returned 37 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Rickettsiosis: a cause of acute febrile illness and value of Weil-Felix test.
 

Author(s): Ganavalli Subramanya Ajantha, Satish S Patil, Vidyavathi B Chitharagi, Raghavendra Dheerendra Kulkarni

Journal: Indian J Public Health. ;57(3):182-3.

 

Last Updated: 15 Oct 2013

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Comparative evaluation of infected and noninfected Amblyomma triste ticks with Rickettsia parkeri, the agent of an emerging rickettsiosis in the New World.
 

Author(s): F A Nieri-Bastos, M P J Szabó, R C Pacheco, J F Soares, H S Soares, J Moraes-Filho, R A Dias, M B Labruna

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():402737.

 

The distribution of Rickettsia parkeri in South America has been associated with Amblyomma triste ticks. The present study evaluated under laboratory conditions two colonies of A. triste: one started from engorged females that were naturally infected by R. parkeri (designated as infected ...

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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Molecular identification of Rickettsia parkeri infecting Amblyomma triste ticks in an area of Argentina where cases of rickettsiosis were diagnosed.
 

Author(s): Gabriel Cicuttin, Santiago Nava

Journal: Mem. Inst. Oswaldo Cruz. 2013 Feb;108(1):123-5.

 

Specimens of the hard tick Amblyomma triste were found infected with Rickettsia parkeri in an area of Argentina (General Lavalle, Buenos Aires Province) where cases of human illness attributed to this microorganism have been reported. Molecular detection of R. parkeri was based on ...

Last Updated: 26 Feb 2013

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The terms "Rickettsiosis" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Lymphangitis-associated rickettsiosis, a new rickettsiosis caused by Rickettsia sibirica mongolotimonae: seven new cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Pierre-Edouard Fournier, Frédérique Gouriet, Philippe Brouqui, Frédéric Lucht, Didier Raoult

Journal: Clin. Infect. Dis.. 2005 May;40(10):1435-44.

 

Rickettsia sibirica mongolotimonae has been found in Hyalomma ticks in Inner Mongolia (in China) and Niger and in humans in France and South Africa. To date, only 3 cases of human infection have been reported.

Last Updated: 21 Apr 2005

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Transfiguration of rickettsial diseases: tsutsugamushi disease and spotted fever group rickettsiosis in Japan.
 

Author(s): Y Tange, Y Kobayashi

Journal: Intern. Med.. 1993 Dec;32(12):937-9.

 

Last Updated: 8 Jul 1994

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Laboratory Diagnosis of of Rickettsial and Rickettsia-like Diseases
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Rickettsioses

 

Last Updated: 28 Sep 2012

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Rapid Diagnostic Tests and Clinical/Laboratory Predictors of Tropical Diseases In Patients With Persistent Fever in Cambodia, Nepal, Democratic Republic of the Congo and Sudan (NIDIAG-Fever)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Visceral Leishmaniasis; Human African Trypanosomiasis; Enteric Fever; Melioidosis; Brucellosis; Leptospirosis; Relapsing Fever; Rickettsial Diseases; HIV; Tuberculosis; Malaria; Amoebic Liver Abscess

 

Last Updated: 13 May 2014

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Last Updated: 5 Dec 2007

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