Ehrlichiosis

What is Ehrlichiosis?

Ehrlichiosis is a bacterial illness transmitted by ticks that causes flu-like symptoms. The signs and symptoms of ehrlichiosis range from mild body aches to severe fever and usually appear within a week or two of a tick bite.

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i had fever which started about 12 days ago it lasted for 7 days and reached 103.. in the begining of m y illness I went to walk-in clinic...

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Yes EB virus can cause all this symptoms

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My alkaline phos is 162. Dr wants liver scan done. 2 years ago I had ehrlichiosis and was quite ill and in the hospital. My WBC dropped to 0.9. I...

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Can be due liver or bone disease

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Welcome and thanks for your query.
Alkaline phosphatase can be from two...

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I have a potassium level of 5.9. I had anaplasmosis/ehrlichiosis hoping just...

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You need to be investigated

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