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ALLMedicine™ Typhus Center

Research & Reviews  590 results

Murine Typhus Induced Myocarditis.
The American Journal of Medicine; Madan R, Muthukumar V et. al.

May 17th, 2022 - Murine Typhus Induced Myocarditis.|2022|Madan R,Muthukumar V,Premji S,Khan R,Schmidt RM,|

Simple clinical and laboratory predictors to improve empirical treatment strategies in ...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Tran HTD, Schindler C et. al.

May 5th, 2022 - Dengue fever is highly endemic in Vietnam, but scrub typhus-although recognized as an endemic disease-remains underappreciated. These diseases together are likely to account for more than half of the acute undifferentiated fever burden in Vietnam....

Clinical characteristics and risk factors for severe scrub typhus in pediatric and elde...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Guan XG, Wei YH et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - Scrub typhus (ST) is a life-threatening infectious disease if appropriate treatment is unavailable. Large discrepancy of clinical severity of ST patients was reported among age groups, and the underlying risk factors for severe disease are unclear...

Molecular epidemiology of scrub typhus in Taiwan during 2006-2016.
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Chen HF, Peng SH et. al.

Apr 30th, 2022 - Scrub typhus is the most common endemic vector-borne disease in Taiwan. We identified a total of 4,857 laboratory-confirmed cases during 2006-2016 with hyperendemic foci on offshore islands, including Penghu (778 cases, 16.0%) and Kinmen (716 case...

Delayed correlation between the incidence rate of indigenous murine typhus in humans an...
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Chiang PS, Su SW et. al.

Apr 26th, 2022 - Murine typhus is a flea-borne zoonotic disease with acute febrile illness caused by Rickettsia typhi and is distributed widely throughout the world, particularly in port cities and coastal regions. We observed that murine typhus was an endemic dis...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Scrub Typhus Infection Induced Cardiovascular Disease

Apr 1st, 2022 - Scrub typhus is a zoonotic disease caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi confined to East Asia including South Korea. It is characterized by fever, headache, rash, and eschar and the majority of patients without complications can recover with an early ...

Scrub Typhus RDT Study

Jan 13th, 2020 - Title: A multicenter observational study to describe the prevalence of scrub typhus defined as s positive rapid diagnostic test among selected patients presenting with fever to clinics in Myanmar. Rational and objectives of the study Fever is one ...

Nepal Undifferentiated Febrile Illness Trial

Aug 30th, 2019 - Fever is one of the most common presenting symptoms of patients presenting to health centers in Nepal. Many of the times, it is difficult to diagnose the cause of the fever by initial history, clinical examination and basic laboratory tests and th...

Controlled Trial: 5-day Course of Telithromycin Versus Doxycycline for the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Scrub Typhus

Feb 8th, 2019 - Randomization and treatment assignment. After submitting a written, informed consent, the patients with an temperature of higher than 37.5°C and who met the eligibility criteria were randomly allocated to receive one of two oral regimens in accord...

Causes of Fever in Bangladeshi Patients

Jan 18th, 2019 - Proposed activities: The primary objective of this study are to assess the clinical features of patients with scrub or murine typhus infections presenting to CMCH. The proportion of cases screened for malaria and typhus who are diagnosed with scru...

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News  12 results

Scrub Typhus in Chile
Marcela Concha-Rogazy, MD, Francisca Kinzel-Maluje, MD et. al.

Feb 12th, 2021 - To the Editor: Scrub typhus (ST) is an infection caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi (genus Rickettsia), which is transmitted by the larvae of trombiculid mites, commonly called chiggers. The disease mainly has been described in Asia in an area known.

What’s Eating You? Cat Flea (Ctenocephalides felis) Revisited

Sep 4th, 2019 - Flea-borne typhus is endemic to Texas and Southern California. 11,12 Evidence suggests that the pathogenic bacteria, Rickettsia typhi and Rickettsia felis, also commonly infect fleas in the Great Plains area.

5 Hidden Dangers in International Travel

Aug 26th, 2019 - We live in an interconnected world. In fact, tourism is now the world's third largest export.[1] A few hot spots attracted most US travelers in the past, but your patients will increasingly be visiting far-flung locations that are truly global. Tr...

Morning Break: Injection-Free Insulin; Measles Outbreaks; Stinky Attraction

Feb 8th, 2019 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. The vision of injection-free insulin therapy continued to tantalize researchers. (New York Times) FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb suggested Walgreens' management may be winking at cigarette sales to ...

California Typhus Outbreak Continues to Grow

Oct 11th, 2018 - Public health officials in Los Angeles are still working to control an outbreak of typhus, a bacterial disease spread by infected fleas, in the downtown area and elsewhere in the sprawling county. From mid-July until early October, nine cases of t...

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