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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BackgroundScrub typhus is a mite-borne bacterial infection of humans caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi that causes a generalized… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
  • S. Mahajan
  • The Journal of the Association of Physicians of…
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 4977617
Scrub typhus, a dreaded disease in pre-antibiotic era, is an important military disease which caused thousands of cases in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Abstract: Orientia tsutsugamushi, the agent of scrub typhus, is a strict intracellular bacterium which is found in many parts of… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Recent studies of Rickettsia tsutsugamushi have demonstrated clearly the phenotypic and genotypic differences between this… Expand
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