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Brill disease

Brill disease: Introduction

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. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Brill disease is available below.

Symptoms of Brill disease

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Brill disease?

Causes of Brill disease

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Misdiagnosis and Brill disease

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  1. Brill disease: Introduction
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  5. Misdiagnosis
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