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Rickettsia rickettsii

Introduction: Rickettsia rickettsii

Description of Rickettsia rickettsii

Rickettsia rickettsii (medical condition): A bacterial disease caused by Rickettsia rickettsii and transmitted by ticks...more »

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Rocky Mountain spotted fever:
  »Introduction: Rocky Mountain spotted fever
  »Symptoms of Rocky Mountain spotted fever
  »Treatments for Rocky Mountain spotted fever

Rickettsia rickettsii: acute, infectious, sometimes fatal disease caused by Rickettsia rickettsii usually transmitted by ixodid ticks; occurs only in North and South America; manifestations include chills, fever, rash, headache, myalgia, and prostration.
Source: Diseases Database

Rickettsia rickettsii: species of gram negative, aerobic bacteria that is the etiologic agent of Rocky Mountain spotted fever.
Source: CRISP

Rickettsia rickettsii: A species of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria that is the etiologic agent of ROCKY MOUNTAIN SPOTTED FEVER. Its cells are slightly smaller and more uniform in size than those of RICKETTSIA PROWAZEKII.
Source: MeSH 2007

Rickettsia rickettsii: Related Topics

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Rickettsia rickettsii as a Disease

Rickettsia rickettsii: Another name for Rocky Mountain spotted fever (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Rocky Mountain spotted fever
  »Symptoms of Rocky Mountain spotted fever
  »Treatments for Rocky Mountain spotted fever

Rickettsia rickettsii: Related Diseases

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

Symptoms of Rickettsia rickettsii (Rocky Mountain spotted fever)

Some of the symptoms of Rickettsia rickettsii incude:

Treatments for Rickettsia rickettsii (Rocky Mountain spotted fever)

Treatments for Rickettsia rickettsii (Rocky Mountain spotted fever) include:

Treatment of Rickettsia rickettsii: For more treatment information about Rickettsia rickettsii, see treatment of Rocky Mountain spotted fever (Rickettsia rickettsii)

Rickettsia rickettsii: Article Excerpts about Rocky Mountain spotted fever

Rocky Mountain spotted fever is the most severe and most frequently reported rickettsial illness in the United... (Source: excerpt from Rocky Mountain spotted fever: DVRD)

Rickettsia rickettsii: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Rickettsia rickettsii:

Terms associated with Rickettsia rickettsii:

Terms Similar to Rickettsia rickettsii:

Source: Diseases Database

Broader terms for Rickettsia rickettsii

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Rickettsia rickettsii:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Rickettsia rickettsii

The following list attempts to classify Rickettsia rickettsii into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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