Murine typhus

What is Murine typhus?

It is a bacterial infection caused by Rickettsia typhi and transmitted to humans by rat or mouse fleas. Symptoms are fever, chills, abdominal pain, headache, nausea, vomiting, headache, joint pain , muscle pain, and delirium.

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i have recently been diagnosed with murine typhus and i am taking doxycycl hyc 100mg.the past two day's my left eye has been watering continuously...

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murine typhus is avectorborn disease spread by fleas a spirochaete disease confined to south america. it is a rare disease diagnosed by serological...

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my wife feeds stray cats are leftovers now we have around 50 of them living on the back porch and we are infested with fleas. my wife dropped from...

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Brief Answer:
Spray DDT in the home and backyard and where the cats live

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