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Escharonodulaire

Escharonodulaire: Introduction

Escharonodulaire: An infectious disease that is caused by Rickettsia conorii which is transmitted by the brown dog tick (Rhipicephalus sanguineus). The disease occurs predominantly in Mediterranean areas such as India and Africa. The onset of symptoms is usually sudden and the incubation period is usually between 6 and 10 days. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Escharonodulaire is available below.

Symptoms of Escharonodulaire

Treatments for Escharonodulaire

  • Antibiotics can shorten the duration of the fever. Doxycycline is the most commonly used one but tetracycline, chloramphenicol or ciprofloxacin are also used
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Escharonodulaire: Complications

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Causes of Escharonodulaire

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Misdiagnosis and Escharonodulaire

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,...read more »

Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such as a common cold....read more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears off...read more »

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Prognosis for Escharonodulaire

Prognosis for Escharonodulaire: The infection is rarely fatal. Patients have a natural immunity to the infection once they recover.

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