Central nervous system involvement in scrub typhus.

  title={Central nervous system involvement in scrub typhus.},
  author={Harikishan Boorugu and Anugrah Chrispal and Kango Gopal Gopinath and Sara Chandy and John Jude Antony Prakash and Asha Mary Abraham and Ooriapadickal Cherian Abraham and Keisha C. Thomas},
  journal={Tropical doctor},
  volume={44 1},
Scrub typhus is an emerging infectious disease in India. Among its protean clinical manifestations, central nervous system involvement is common. In this prospective observational study, altered sensorium, headache, seizures and aseptic meningitis were found to be common central nervous system manifestations. Prompt treatment with doxycycline reduces morbidity and mortality. 

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