Cat-Scratch Disease

Known as: Catscratch Disease, LYMPHORETICULOSIS, INOCULATION, BENIGN, Cat-Scratch Disease [Disease/Finding] 
A bacterial infection caused by Bartonella henselae. It is transmitted to humans from a scratch, bite, or lick from a cat. A blister or a bump… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE This study aimed to report the long-term outcomes of patients treated with an antibiotic drug combination for… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To determine the efficacy of azithromycin in the treatment of patients with typical cat-scratch disease. DESIGN… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Shortly after adopting a 6-week-old cat, a veterinarian was bitten on the left index finger. Within 3 weeks, he developed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Restriction endonuclease analysis of the PCR-amplified 16S-23S rRNA gene spacer region was used to investigate the prevalence of… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND The fastidious nature of Bartonella henselae is such that demonstration of clinical infection relies mainly on… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Bartonella henselae (formerly the genus Rochalimaea) has recently been isolated from patients with cat-scratch disease… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Rochalimaea henselae is a causative agent of bacillary angiomatosis [1, 2] and peliosis hepatis [3, 4] in patients infected with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVES Current knowledge of the epidemiology of cat scratch disease is based primarily on information from case series. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
There are no generally accepted diagnostic tests for cat-scratch disease (CSD), the cause of which is unknown. During the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Histopathologic examination of lymph nodes from 39 patients with clinical and pathological criteria for cat scratch disease… (More)
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