Tick-Borne Relapsing Fever

Known as: Relapsing fever, tick-borne 
An infection that is caused by certain species of Rickettsia or Borrelia, which are transmitted to humans from infected ticks; it is characterized by… (More)
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2012
2012
We report the first confirmed case of tick-borne borreliosis by molecular tools in a French traveler returning from Ethiopia with… (More)
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2011
2011
Detecting spirochetes remains challenging in cases of African tick-borne relapsing fever. Using real-time PCR specific for the… (More)
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2007
2007
Tick-borne relapsing fevers (TBRF) are caused by infection with Borrelia spirochetes and transmitted to humans by ticks. All… (More)
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2006
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2006
BACKGROUND The ongoing drought in sub-Saharan countries has led to the colonisation of west African Savanna by Ornithodoros… (More)
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2005
2005
Tick-borne relapsing fever is characterized by recurring fevers separated by afebrile periods and is accompanied by nonspecific… (More)
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2005
2005
Isolates of Borrelia turicatae, Borrelia parkeri, and the Florida canine borrelia (FCB) were examined to further phylogenetically… (More)
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2003
2003
Five persons contracted tick-borne relapsing fever after staying in a cabin in western Montana. Borrelia hermsii was isolated… (More)
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1998
1998
In July 1995, an outbreak of acute febrile illness affected 11 (48%) of 23 family members from Nebraska and Kansas who had… (More)
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1997
1997
Relapsing fevers occur worldwide and are characterized by recurrent episodes of fever and spirochetemia. In central, eastern, and… (More)
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1990
1990
Between October 1985 and September 1986, 488 children aged less than 15 years, 45 pregnant women, 21 other women and 18 men with… (More)
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