[Murine typhus - rare cause of fever return from Egypt].

@article{Rozsypal2006MurineT,
  title={[Murine typhus - rare cause of fever return from Egypt].},
  author={Hanu{\vs} Rozsypal and Viktor Aster and Venuse Skokanov{\'a}},
  journal={Klinicka mikrobiologie a infekcni lekarstvi},
  year={2006},
  volume={12 6},
  pages={
          244-6
        }
}
Authors present a case report of 42-year male who spent 14 days in August of 2003 in Egyptian seaside summer town Hurghada and later he was admitted to the Infectious Disease Department Prague with the fever lasting 4 days. His symptoms were as follows: strong headache and dry cough. On the 7th and 8th day appeared transient maculopapular rash, laboratory test revealed a slightly elevated C reactive protein and elevation of amino transferases up to 5 times higher than range values, chest X-ray… CONTINUE READING