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Term:Rocky Mountain spotted fever
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Definition:An acute febrile illness caused by RICKETTSIA RICKETTSII. It is transmitted to humans by bites of infected ticks and occurs only in North and South America. Characteristics include a sudden onset with headache and chills and fever lasting about two to three weeks. A cutaneous rash commonly appears on the extremities and trunk about the fourth day of illness.
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Sao Paulo Typhus;   Tick typhus
 related_synonym: Brazillian spotted;   Choix;   Exanthematic typhus of Sao Paulo;   Fiebre maculosa;   Fiebre manchada;   So Paulo fever;   Tobia fever
 primary_id: MESH:D012373
 alt_id: RDO:0006506
 xref: GARD:7585
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    disease by infectious agent 826
      Bacterial Infections and Mycoses 573
        bacterial infectious disease 487
          primary bacterial infectious disease 118
            spotted fever 4
              Rocky Mountain spotted fever 0
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  disease 15639
    disease by infectious agent 826
      Bacterial Infections and Mycoses 573
        bacterial infectious disease 487
          Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections 116
            Rickettsiaceae Infections 5
              Rickettsia Infections 5
                spotted fever 4
                  Rocky Mountain spotted fever 0
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