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Typhus fever

Causes of Typhus fever:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Typhus fever. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Typhus fever

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Typhus fever: Symptom Checker

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Typhus fever Treatments

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Typhus fever: Animations

Typhus fever: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Typhus fever may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Misdiagnosis and Typhus fever

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Typhus fever: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Causes of Typhus fever listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Typhus fever as a symptom include:

Definitions of Typhus fever:

Group of acute, arthropod borne infections caused by rickettsiae; includes epidemic (classic or louse-borne) typhus, its recrudescent form, and murine (endemic or flea-borne) typhus; all are characterized by severe headache, chills, high fever, stupor, and rash.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Rickettsial disease transmitted by body lice and characterized by skin rash and high fever
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Typhus fever

The list below shows some of the causes of Typhus fever mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Typhus fever?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Typhus fever. Of the 7 causes of Typhus fever that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Typhus fever:

The following list of conditions have 'Typhus fever' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Typhus fever Based on Risk Factors

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