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Coagulation and inflammation in scrub typhus and murine typhus-a prospective comparative study from Laos

Abstract:

Scrub typhus (caused by Orientia tsutsugamushi) and murine typhus (caused by Rickettsia typhi) cause up to 28% of febrile episodes in Thailand and Laos. The current understanding of coagulation and inflammation in the pathogenesis of these clinically very similar vasculotropic diseases is limited. This study compared human in vivo changes in 15 coagulation, inflammation and endothelial activation markers in prospectively collected admission and follow-up samples of 121 patients (55 scrub typh...

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Journal:
Clinical Microbiology and Infection More from this journal
Volume:
18
Issue:
12
Pages:
1221-1228
Publication date:
2012-12-01
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EISSN:
1469-0691
ISSN:
1198-743X
Language:
English
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pubs:366710
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uuid:fc0c36b1-1e01-477e-a87e-542d3a0184bd
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pubs:366710
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366710
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2013-11-16

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