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2%) of the men became infected with either a typhus group (n = 10) or spotted fever group (n = 181) rickettsia or a scrub typhus group orientia (n = 15) during their deployment to South Korea.
Scrub typhus is a rickettsial infection caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi, a small gram negative coccobacillus, which is an obligate intracellular parasite.
Scrub typhus, also known as bush typhus, is a disease caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi.
Cascading effect of economic globalization on human risks of scrub typhus and tick-borne rickettsial diseases.
Recent studies suggest the ELISA serological tests are often negative for scrub typhus for up to 30 days following symptoms, as patients may be anergic and not produce antibodies during the early stages of scrub typhus.
Scrub typhus pneumonitis acquired through the respiratory tract in a laboratory worker.
Scrub typhus, also known as tsutsugamushi disease, is transmitted through "chiggers," the larva of mites.
There was high diagnostic possibility of coinfection with scrub typhus; so Weil-Felix and PCR for scrub typhus were sent.
Orientia tsutsugamushi is the aetiological agent of scrub typhus, also known as tsutsugamushi disease.
Multiplex bead immunoassays for rapid prognosis and diagnosis of insults from chemical warfare agents such as sulfur mustard and nerve agents -- Rapid and sensitive nucleic acid-based assays to assess human responses to threat agent exposure -- Rapid serological diagnosis of scrub typhus infections
To the Editor: Pulmonary involvement is a well-documented complication of scrub typhus caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi (1).
The literature searching was firstly performed to include the reports on pleuropulmonary scrub typhus in Thailand.