Rickettsia Infections

Known as: rickettsial disease, Rickettsiosis, Infection, Rickettsia 
A group of infectious diseases that is caused by Rickettsia.
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Cases of Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF) in North Carolina have escalated markedly since 2000. In 2005, we identified a… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
We identified Rickettsia monacensis as a cause of acute tickborne rickettsiosis in 2 humans. Its pathogenic role was assessed by… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
This study investigated rickettsial infection in animals, humans, ticks, and fleas collected in five areas of the state of São… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Brazilian spotted fever (BSF) is a highly lethal disease caused by Rickettsia rickettsii. In the present study, rickettsial… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Rickettsial diseases have not been described previously from Laos, but in a prospective study, acute rickettsial infection was… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
During most of the 20th century, the epidemiology of tick-borne rickettsioses could be summarized as the occurrence of a single… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Ticks, including many that bite humans, are hosts to several obligate intracellular bacteria in the spotted fever group (SFG) of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
This study examined the ability of ticks to maintain multiple species of spotted fever group rickettsiae via transovarial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In order to describe the clinical features and the epidemiologic findings of 1,383 patients hospitalized in France for acute or… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Rickettsia helvetica is the only non-imported rickettsia found in Scandinavia. It was first detected in Ixodes ricinus… (More)
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