Scrub Typhus


Disease, Tsutsugamushi

Diseases, Tsutsugamushi

Fever, Tsutsugamushi

Fevers, Tsutsugamushi

Tsutsugamushi Disease

Tsutsugamushi Diseases

Tsutsugamushi Fever

Tsutsugamushi Fevers

Typhus, Scrub

An acute infectious disease caused by ORIENTIA TSUTSUGAMUSHI. It is limited to eastern and southeastern Asia, India, northern Australia, and the adjacent islands. Characteristics include the formation of a primary cutaneous lesion at the site of the bite of an infected mite, fever lasting about two weeks, and a maculopapular rash.