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Epidemic Typhus malady

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Summaries for Epidemic Typhus

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Disease Ontology:8 A typhus that has material basis in rickettsia prowazekii, which is transmitted by human body louse (pediculus humanus corporis). the infection has symptom high fever, has symptom cough, has symptom rash, has symptom severe muscle pain, has symptom chills, has symptom falling blood pressure, has symptom stupor, has symptom sensitivity to light, and has symptom delirium.

MalaCards based summary: Epidemic Typhus, also known as typhus, epidemic louse-borne, is related to typhus and brill-zinsser disease, and has symptoms including Affiliated tissues include bone.

Wikipedia:65 Epidemic typhus (also called \"camp fever\", \"jail fever\", \"hospital fever\", \"ship fever\",... more...

Aliases & Classifications for Epidemic Typhus

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8Disease Ontology, 48Orphanet, 62UMLS, 35MESH via Orphanet, 26ICD10 via Orphanet, 63UMLS via Orphanet
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Epidemic Typhus, Aliases & Descriptions:

Name: Epidemic Typhus 8 48
Typhus, Epidemic Louse-Borne 62
 
Sylvatic Typhus 8


Classifications:

Malacards categories (disease lists): (See all malacards categories)
Global: Infectious diseases, Rare diseases


Characteristics (Orphanet epidemiological data):

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epidemic typhus:
Inheritance: Sporadic; Age of onset: Variable; Age of death: Any age


External Ids:

Disease Ontology8 DOID:0050480
MESH via Orphanet35 D014438
ICD10 via Orphanet26 A75.0
UMLS via Orphanet63 C0041473

Related Diseases for Epidemic Typhus

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Diseases related to Epidemic Typhus via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards/GeneDecks gene sharing:

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idRelated DiseaseScoreTop Affiliating Genes
1typhus11.2
2brill-zinsser disease10.4
3spotted fever10.4
4rocky mountain spotted fever10.3
5trench fever10.3
6relapsing fever10.3
7relapsing epidemic typhus10.3
8louse-borne relapsing fever10.1
9pediculus humanus corporis infestation10.1
10endemic typhus10.1
11q fever10.1
12dysentery10.1
13encephalitis10.1
14meningitis10.1
15bacteremia10.1

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Diseases related to epidemic typhus

Symptoms for Epidemic Typhus

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Drugs & Therapeutics for Epidemic Typhus

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Drug clinical trials:

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Genetic Tests for Epidemic Typhus

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Anatomical Context for Epidemic Typhus

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MalaCards organs/tissues related to Epidemic Typhus:

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Bone

Animal Models for Epidemic Typhus or affiliated genes

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Publications for Epidemic Typhus

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Articles related to Epidemic Typhus:

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idTitleAuthorsYear
1
Genome Sequencing of Four Strains of Rickettsia prowazekii, the Causative Agent of Epidemic Typhus, Including One Flying Squirrel Isolate. (23814035)
2013
2
Multispacer typing of Rickettsia prowazekii enabling epidemiological studies of epidemic typhus. (16145131)
2005
3
Autochthonous epidemic typhus associated with Bartonella quintana bacteremia in a homeless person. (15891141)
2005
4
The history of epidemic typhus. (15081509)
2004
5
Epidemic typhus meningitis in the southwestern United States. (11247722)
2001
6
Epidemic typhus imported from Algeria. (10511530)
1999
7
Imported epidemic typhus. (9853468)
1998
8
Outbreak of epidemic typhus in Russia. (9798622)
1998
9
Epidemic typhus risk in Rwandan refugee camps. (7947074)
1994
10
Flying squirrels and their ectoparasites: disseminators of epidemic typhus. (15462918)
1987
11
Flying squirrel-associated Rickettsia prowazekii (epidemic typhus rickettsiae) characterized by a specific DNA fragment produced by restriction endonuclease digestion. (3009528)
1986
12
Epidemic typhus acquired in Wisconsin. (3976245)
1985
13
Murine and epidemic typhus rickettsiae: how close is their relationship? (6817526)
1982
14
Epidemic typhus in the United States associated with flying squirrels. (6785459)
1981
15
Prescription and devotion: the Reverend Doctor Donne and the learned Doctor Mayerne--two seventeenth-century records of epidemic typhus fever. (362088)
1978
16
Serologic diagnosis of epidemic typhus fever. (403761)
1977
17
A reference, inactivated, epidemic typhus vaccine: clinical trials in man. (820697)
1976
18
John Donne's Devotions: an early record of epidemic typhus. (791999)
1976
19
Epidemic typhus rickettsiae isolated from flying squirrels. (806809)
1975
20
Single-dose doxycycline treatment of louse-borne relapsing fever and epidemic typhus. (4143011)
1974
21
Treatment of epidemic typhus. A comparative study of chloramphenicol, trimethoprim-sulphamethoxazole and doxycycline. (4591783)
1973
22
Evidence for extra-human epidemic typhus in the wild animals of Egypt. (5752388)
1968
23
Epidemic typhus and other rickettsioses in domestic animals and their ticks. (5752745)
1968
24
Inactivated epidemic typhus vaccine. Requirements for primary sensitization and booster response in man. (6081381)
1967
25
Serologic response in man to varying amounts of inactivated epidemic typhus vaccine. (15938324)
1967
26
SEROLOGIC STUDIES OF PRIMARY EPIDEMIC TYPHUS AND RECRUDESCENT TYPHUS (BRILL-ZINSSER DISEASE). I. DIFFERENCES IN COMPLEMENT-FIXING ANTIBODIES: HIGH ANTIGEN REQUIREMENT AND HEAT LABILITY. (14296293)
1965
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SEROLOGIC STUDIES OF PRIMARY EPIDEMIC TYPHUS AND RECRUDESCENT TYPHUS (BRILL-ZINSSER DISEASE). II. DIFFERENCES IN IMMUNOELECTROPHORETIC PATTERNS, RESPONSE TO 2-MERCAPTOETHANOL AND RELATIONSHIPS TO 19 S AND 7 S ANTIBODIES. (14296294)
1965
28
Determination of serological immunity to epidemic typhus by response to vaccine. (13727014)
1961
29
The specificity of antibody response in typhus fever. Its alteration during murine typhus infection as a result of previous exposure to epidemic typhus antigen. (13848369)
1959
30
Brill's disease (recrudescent epidemic typhus) in Australia. (13838802)
1959
31
Immunization against epidemic typhus; a brief general review and a description of the status of living, avirulent R. prowazeki (strain E) as an immunizing agent. (13327181)
1956
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The therapy of epidemic typhus with the newer antibiotics. (13295774)
1955
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The incidence of epidemic typhus antibodies in individuals born in Eastern Europe. (14377231)
1955
34
Infection of man with avirulent rickettsiae of epidemic typhus (strain E). (13124325)
1954
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Immunization of man against epidemic typhus by infection with avirulent Rickettsia prowazeki (strain E); observations as to post-vaccination reactions, the relation of serologic response to size and route of infecting dose, and the resistance to challenge with virulent typhus strains. (13124326)
1954
36
PATHOLOGY of epidemic typhus; report of fatal cases studied by United States of America Typhus Commission in Cairo, Egypt, during 1943-1945. (13091587)
1953
37
Survey of epidemic typhus antibody levels in bloods of individuals born in Eastern and Central Europe and the United States. (14914753)
1952
38
Simultaneous cultivation of epidemic typhus rickettsia and Japanese B encephalitis virus in the developing chick embryos. (14928403)
1952
39
Antibody response of human subjects to epidemic typhus vaccine three to eight years after previous immunization. (14927925)
1952
40
Brill's diseases; recrudescent epidemic typhus fever; its occurrence in South Africa. (12984187)
1952
41
Treatment of endemic and epidemic typhus with antibiotics. (13139178)
1952
42
Epidemic typhus vaccine; antibody response to a single dose among persons previously vaccinated. (14867044)
1951
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Studies on commercial typhus vaccines. I. The antigenic constituents of commercial epidemic typhus vaccine. (14794908)
1950
44
Aureomycin therapy of recrudescent epidemic typhus. (18123175)
1949
45
The relative infectibility of laboratory animals and chick embryos with rickettsiae of murine or of epidemic typhus. (18121211)
1949
46
Epidemic typhus in Garhwal district. (20266956)
1947
47
Diagnostic antigens for epidemic typhus, murine typhus and Rocky Mountain spotted fever. (20261082)
1947
48
Serologic studies in typhus-vaccinated individuals; Weil-Felix and complement-fixation findings in epidemic typhus fever occurring in the vaccinated. (20985787)
1946
49
The constitution of that rickettsia and soluble rickettsial antigen derived from the epidemic typhus vaccine. (21066650)
1946
50
TYPHUS FEVER AMONG RECENT IMMIGRANTS : EXPERIMENTAL DEMONSTRATION OF THE IDENTITY OF THIS DISEASE WITH EUROPEAN EPIDEMIC TYPHUS FEVER. (19868563)
1921

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