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What is Brill disease?

What is Brill disease?

  • Brill disease: A form of recurring typhus caused by a bacterium called Rickettsia prowazekii and transmitted by lice. The illness may occur years after the initial sickness and tends to be not as severe.

Brill disease: Introduction

Types of Brill disease:

Broader types of Brill disease:

What causes Brill disease?

Causes of Brill disease: see causes of Brill disease

What are the symptoms of Brill disease?

Symptoms of Brill disease: see symptoms of Brill disease

Can anyone else get Brill disease?

More information: see contagiousness of Brill disease
Inheritance: see inheritance of Brill disease

Brill disease: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Brill disease.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Brill disease.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Brill disease: Infectious Disease Specialist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Brill disease.
Treatments for Brill disease: see treatments for Brill disease

Name and Aliases of Brill disease

Main name of condition: Brill disease

Other names or spellings for Brill disease:

Brill-Zinsser disease, recrudescent typhus

 

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