Translation: from english

tick-borne relapsing fever

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  • tick-borne relapsing fever — a type of relapsing fever that is caused by various species of Borrelia, spread to humans from animal reservoirs through tick vectors that are usually species of Ornithodoros. It is endemic in many parts of the world where the ticks and their… …   Medical dictionary

  • relapsing fever — n any of several forms of an acute epidemic infectious disease marked by sudden recurring paroxysms of high fever lasting from five to seven days, articular and muscular pains, and a sudden crisis and caused by a spirochete of the genus Borrelia… …   Medical dictionary

  • Relapsing fever — | MeshID = D012061 Relapsing fever is an infection caused by certain bacteria in the genus Borrelia .cite journal |author=Schwan T |title=Ticks and Borrelia: model systems for investigating pathogen arthropod interactions |journal=Infect Agents… …   Wikipedia

  • Tick-borne encephalitis — Tick borne meningoencephalitis Classification and external resources ICD 10 A84 ICD 9 063 …   Wikipedia

  • relapsing fever — Pathol. one of a group of fevers characterized by relapses, occurring in many tropical countries, and caused by several species of spirochetes transmitted by several species of lice and ticks. Also called recurrent fever. [1840 50] * * *… …   Universalium

  • Tick-borne disease — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = ICD10 = ICD9 = ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = emerg eMedicineTopic = 584 MeshID = D017282 Tick borne diseases are diseases or illnesses transmitted by ticks. As the incidence of… …   Wikipedia

  • Tick-borne disease — A disease carried by or caused by a tick. In the United States, the tick borne diseases include: {{}}Babesiosis (a malaria like infection) Colorado tick fever (generally in the western US) Ehrlichiosis Lyme disease Relapsing fever (also called… …   Medical dictionary

  • Dutton relapsing fever — a form of tick borne relapsing fever seen in Central and Southern Africa, caused by Borrelia duttonii …   Medical dictionary

  • endemic relapsing fever — tick borne relapsing f …   Medical dictionary

  • Tick — For other uses, see Tick (disambiguation). Ticks Adult deer tick, Ixodes scapularis Scientific classification Kingdom …   Wikipedia

  • Fever — Although a fever technically is any body temperature above the normal of 98.6 degrees F. (37 degrees C.), in practice a person is usually not considered to have a significant fever until the temperature is above 100.4 degrees F (38 degrees C.).… …   Medical dictionary

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