Tag: Eruptive

  • Rickettsial eruptive

    Rickettsial eruptive

    Eruptive fevers caused by bacteria of the genus Rickettsia transmitted to humans by an arthropod vector. There are 3 main groups: typhus, pimply and Far Eastern. Laboratory: Demonstration of specific IgM of each group by indirect immunofluorescence. Confirmation of the diagnosis is obtained by two serological samples 10 days apart. In practice, the clinical signs…