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Rickettsial disease

Rickettsial disease: Introduction

Rickettsial disease: A disease caused by infection with rickettsial bacteria which are transmitted by arthropods such as ticks, mites and lice. Different rickettsial bacteria can cause different types of infections such as typhus, spotted fever and trench fever. Symptoms can vary somewhat between the different types. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Rickettsial disease is available below.

Symptoms of Rickettsial disease

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Causes of Rickettsial disease

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Misdiagnosis and Rickettsial disease

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Definitions of Rickettsial disease:

Infectious disease caused by ticks or mites or body lice infected with rickettsial bacteria - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

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  1. Rickettsial disease: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing

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