Scrub Typhus

Known as: TYPHUS, SCRUB, Japanese river fever, Disease, Tsutsugamushi 
An acute infectious disease caused by ORIENTIA TSUTSUGAMUSHI. It is limited to eastern and southeastern Asia, India, northern Australia, and the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
AIM To describe the diverse clinical and laboratory manifestations of scrub typhus diagnosed in Pondicherry Institute of Medical… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Scrub typhus is transmitted by trombiculid mites and is endemic to East and Southeast Asia and Northern Australia. The clinical… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Scrub typhus is an acute febrile illness caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi. The main pathologic change is focal or disseminated… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Himachal Pradesh state of India is situated in the outer Himalayan ranges. During the rainy season, several cases of acute… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES To derive a clinical algorithm for diagnosis of scrub typhus among patients hospitalized with febrile illness and to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Orientia tsutsugamushi, the agent of scrub typhus, is a strict intracellular bacterium which is found in many parts of Asia… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Surveillance for scrub typhus was conducted in Japan in 1998 using a questionnaire. A total of 462 cases were reported. Scrub… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Orientia tsutsugamushi is the etiologic agent of scrub typhus, a chigger-borne zoonosis that is a highly prevalent, life… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Scrub typhus, a mite-transmitted zoonosis caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi, is a disease endemic to Taiwan. Serious complications… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Rickettsia tsutsugamushi, the aetiological agent of scrub typhus, is common in Asia and readily infects visitors to… (More)
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