recrudescent typhus


recrudescent typhus
s.
tifus recrudescente, tifus recidivante.

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  • recrudescent typhus — Brill Zinsser disease …   Medical dictionary

  • typhus — typhous, adj. /tuy feuhs/, n. Pathol. an acute, infectious disease caused by several species of Rickettsia, transmitted by lice and fleas, and characterized by acute prostration, headache, and a peculiar eruption of reddish spots on the body.… …   Universalium

  • recrudescent — Becoming active again, relating to a recrudescence. * * * re·cru·des·cent des ənt adj breaking out again: renewing disease after abatement, suppression, or cessation <a recrudescent typhus> …   Medical dictionary

  • typhus — A group of acute infectious and contagious diseases, caused by rickettsiae that are transmitted by arthropods, and occurring in two principal forms: epidemic t. and endemic (murine) t.; typical symptoms include: severe headache, shivering and… …   Medical dictionary

  • Disease — Illness or sickness often characterized by typical patient problems (symptoms) and physical findings (signs). Disruption sequence: The events that occur when a fetus that is developing normally is subjected to a destructive agent such as the… …   Medical dictionary

  • 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

  • Rickettsia — A member of a group of microorganisms that (like viruses) require other living cells for growth but (like bacteria) use oxygen, have metabolic enzymes and cell walls, and are susceptible to antibiotics. Rickettsiae cause a series of diseases… …   Medical dictionary

  • Rickettsia — Taxobox color = lightgre name = Rickettsia image caption = Rickettsia rickettsii brown = Bacteria phylum = Proteobacteria classis = Alpha Proteobacteria ordo = Rickettsiales familia = Rickettsiaceae genus = Rickettsia genus authority = da Rocha… …   Wikipedia

  • Rickettsia prowazekii — the etiologic agent of epidemic typhus and the recrudescent infection Brill Zinsser disease. The organisms are transmitted between humans via the louse Pediculus humanus var. corporis and from flying squirrels to humans by fleas and lice …   Medical dictionary