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ALLMedicine™ Rickettsial Infection Center

Research & Reviews  81 results

Rickettsial Infections Causing Acute Febrile Illness in Urban Slums, Brazil.
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Fournier JB, Blanton LS et. al.

Sep 24th, 2022 - We conducted enhanced acute febrile illness surveillance in an urban slum community in Salvador, Brazil. We found that rickettsial infection accounted for 3.5% of urgent care visits for acute fever. Our results suggest that rickettsiae might be an...

Molecular Detection of Rickettsia felis in Fleas of Companion Animals in East Texas.
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Wang L, Rupani A et. al.

Jul 28th, 2022 - Flea-borne spotted fever is an emerging insect-borne rickettsial infection caused by Rickettsia felis and has been identified worldwide. This study sought to explore the prevalence of rickettsiae associated with fleas on companion dogs and cats fr...

Experimental Rickettsia typhi Infection in Monodelphis domestica: Implications for Opos...
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Blanton LS, Quade BR et. al.

Jul 28th, 2022 - Murine typhus is an acute undifferentiated febrile illness caused by Rickettsia typhi. In the United States, its reemergence appears to be driven by a shift from the classic rat-rat flea cycle of transmission to one involving opossums (Didelphis v...

Rickettsia spp. in Rhipicephalus sanguineus sensu lato ticks collected from stray dogs ...
Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases; Mostafavi SM, Khalili M et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2022 - Rickettsial diseases are recognized as one of the most important vector-borne infectious diseases for humans all over the world. Dogs and their ticks are considered the most important reservoirs for Rickettsia spp., especially in spotted fever gro...

The Ankyrin Repeat Protein RARP-1 Is a Periplasmic Factor That Supports Rickettsia park...
Journal of Bacteriology; Sanderlin AG, Hanna RE et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Rickettsia spp. are obligate intracellular bacterial pathogens that have evolved a variety of strategies to exploit their host cell niche. However, the bacterial factors that contribute to this intracellular lifestyle are poorly understood. Here, ...

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Drugs  1 results

Albon - sulfadimethoxine suspension-Zoetis Inc.

Nov 7th, 2019 - Albon is indicated for the treatment of respiratory, genitourinary tract, enteric, and soft tissue infections in dogs and cats: tonsillitis pharyngitis bronchitis pneumonia cystitis nephritis metritis pyometra   pustular dermatitis anal gland infe...

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News  1 results

A Clear and Present Danger: Tick-borne Diseases in Europe

Anaplasmosis In 1994, the causative agent of what was initially known as human granulocytic ehrlichiosis (HGE) agent[37] and was later named human granulocytic anaplasmosis (HGA), Anaplasma phagocytophilum, was found to cause disease in humans. It...

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