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Relapsing fever

Introduction: Relapsing fever

Description of Relapsing fever

Relapsing fever (medical condition): Tick-borne disease with symptoms that resolve and then relapse...more »

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Relapsing fever: marked by recurring high fever and transmitted by the bite of infected lice or ticks; characterized by episodes of high fever and chills and headache and muscle pain and nausea that recur every week or ten days for several months.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Relapsing fever: An acute infection characterized by recurrent episodes of PYREXIA alternating with asymptomatic intervals of apparent recovery. This condition is caused by SPIROCHETES of the genus BORRELIA. It is transmitted by the BITES of either the body louse (PEDICULUS humanus corporis), for which humans are the reservoir, or by soft ticks of the genus ORNITHODOROS, for which rodents and other animals are the principal reservoirs.
Source: Diseases Database

Relapsing fever: An acute infection characterized by recurrent episodes of PYREXIA alternating with asymptomatic intervals of apparent recovery. This condition is caused by SPIROCHETES of the genus BORRELIA. It is transmitted by the BITES of either the body louse (PEDICULUS humanus corporis), for which humans are the reservoir, or by soft ticks of the genus ORNITHODOROS, for which rodents and other animals are the principal reservoirs.
Source: MeSH 2007

Relapsing fever: Related Topics

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Relapsing fever as a Disease

Relapsing fever (medical condition): See Relapsing fever (disease information).
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Relapsing fever: Related Diseases

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Broader terms for Relapsing fever

Source - MeSH 2007

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The following terms can be used for Relapsing fever

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Hierarchical classifications of Relapsing fever

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