Gasem, M. Hussein and Wagenaar, Jiri F.P. and Goris, Marga G.A. and Sakundarno, Mateus and Isbandrio, Bambang B. and Hartskeerl, Rudy A. (2009) Murine Typhus and Leptospirosis as Causes of Acute Undifferentiated Fever, Indonesia. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 15 (6).
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To investigate rickettsioses and leptospirosis among urban residents of Semarang, Indonesia, we tested the blood of 137 patients with fever. Evidence of Rickettsia typhi, the agent of murine typhus, was found in 9 patients. Another 9 patients showed inconclusive serologic results. Thirteen patients received a diagnosis of leptospirosis. No dual infections were detected.
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Medicine > Department of Medicine|
Faculty of Medicine > Department of Medicine
|Deposited By:||Mr. Sugeng Priyanto|
|Deposited On:||31 Aug 2009 19:21|
|Last Modified:||31 Aug 2009 19:21|
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