Rickettsial Diseases

Rickettsial Diseases is a topic covered in the Harrison's Manual of Medicine.

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Microbiology

Rickettsiae are obligate intracellular gram-negative coccobacilli and short bacilli usually transmitted by tick, mite, flea, or louse vectors. Except in the case of louse-borne typhus, humans are incidental hosts.

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TY - ELEC T1 - Rickettsial Diseases ID - 623008 Y1 - 2017 PB - Harrison's Manual of Medicine UR - https://harrisons.unboundmedicine.com/harrisons/view/Harrisons-Manual-of-Medicine/623008/all/Rickettsial_Diseases ER -