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Catscratch fever

Introduction: Catscratch fever

Description of Catscratch fever

Catscratch fever (medical condition): An infectious disease transmitted through a cat's bite...more »

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Cat scratch disease:
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Catscratch fever: A self-limiting bacterial infection of the regional lymph nodes caused by AFIPIA felis, a gram-negative bacterium recently identified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and by BARTONELLA HENSELAE. It usually arises one or more weeks following a feline scratch, with raised inflammatory nodules at the site of the scratch being the primary symptom.
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Catscratch fever: Related Topics

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Catscratch fever: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Catscratch fever is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Catscratch fever, or a subtype of Catscratch fever, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Catscratch fever as a Disease

Catscratch fever: Another name for Cat scratch disease (or close medical condition association).
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Catscratch fever: Related Diseases

Catscratch fever: Catscratch fever is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Catscratch fever (Cat scratch disease)

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Treatments for Catscratch fever (Cat scratch disease)

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Treatment of Catscratch fever: For more treatment information about Catscratch fever, see treatment of Cat scratch disease (Catscratch fever)

Catscratch fever: Related Disease Topics

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