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Trombiculiasis

MedGen UID:
11928
Concept ID:
C0041170
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Trombiculiases
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0005998

Definition

Infestation with mites of the genus Trombiculidae, whose larvae carry the rickettsial agent of scrub typhus. [from MONDO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVTrombiculiasis

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PubMed

Baumann T
Arch Intern Med 2001 Mar 12;161(5):769. doi: 10.1001/archinte.161.5.769. PMID: 11231715

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Etiology

Baak-Baak C, Garcia-Rejon J, Tzuc-Dzul J, Nuñez-Corea D, Arana-Guardia R, Cetina-Trejo R, Machain-Williams C, Jimenez-Coello M, Acosta-Viana K, Torres-Chable O, Pietri JE, Cigarroa-Toledo N
J Parasitol 2020 Nov 12;106(6):835-842. doi: 10.1645/20-58. PMID: 33378530
George DR, Finn RD, Graham KM, Mul MF, Maurer V, Moro CV, Sparagano OA
Parasit Vectors 2015 Mar 25;8:178. doi: 10.1186/s13071-015-0768-7. PMID: 25884317Free PMC Article
Takahashi M, Misumi H, Urakami H, Saito T, Misumi M, Matsumoto I, Suzuki H
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 2004 Mar;35(1):113-8. PMID: 15272753
Tamura A, Ohashi N, Koyama Y, Fukuhara M, Kawamori F, Otsuru M, Wu PF, Lin SY
FEMS Microbiol Lett 1997 May 15;150(2):225-31. doi: 10.1016/s0378-1097(97)00119-5. PMID: 9170266

Diagnosis

Santibáñez P, Gallo E, Palomar AM, Portillo A, Carrillo JA, Oteo JA
Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Apr;26(4):819-820. doi: 10.3201/eid2604.191313. PMID: 32187003Free PMC Article
Caputo V, Santi F, Cascio A, Trizzino M, Colomba C
Infez Med 2018 Mar 1;26(1):77-80. PMID: 29525801
Faccini JL, Santos AC, Santos SB, Jacinavicius FC, Bassini-Silva R, Barros-Battesti DM
Rev Bras Parasitol Vet 2017 Jan-Mar;26(1):104-109. Epub 2017 Jan 26 doi: 10.1590/S1984-29612016088. PMID: 28146153
Guarneri C, Chokoeva AA, Wollina U, Lotti T, Tchernev G
Wien Med Wochenschr 2017 Mar;167(3-4):70-73. Epub 2016 Nov 2 doi: 10.1007/s10354-016-0521-7. PMID: 27807674
Eichelmann K, Tomecki KJ, Martínez JD
Semin Cutan Med Surg 2014 Sep;33(3):133-5. doi: 10.12788/j.sder.0109. PMID: 25577853

Therapy

Guarneri C, Chokoeva AA, Wollina U, Lotti T, Tchernev G
Wien Med Wochenschr 2017 Mar;167(3-4):70-73. Epub 2016 Nov 2 doi: 10.1007/s10354-016-0521-7. PMID: 27807674
Parcell BJ, Sharpe G, Jones B, Alexander CL
Parasite 2013;20:25. Epub 2013 Jul 4 doi: 10.1051/parasite/2013025. PMID: 23823162Free PMC Article
Giannoulopoulos GD, Desilla LJ, Desilla ES, Papadopoulos I, Saridomichelakis MN
Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2012 Dec;12(12):1065-7. Epub 2012 Nov 30 doi: 10.1089/vbz.2012.1062. PMID: 23199275
Potts J
Postgrad Med 2001 Jul;110(1):57-9, 63-4. doi: 10.3810/pgm.2001.07.972. PMID: 11467042
Baumann T
Arch Intern Med 2001 Mar 12;161(5):769. doi: 10.1001/archinte.161.5.769. PMID: 11231715

Prognosis

Roh JY, Song BG, Park WI, Shin EH, Park C, Park MY, Chang KS, Lee WG, Lee HI, Shin EH
PLoS One 2014;9(12):e113193. Epub 2014 Dec 12 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0113193. PMID: 25500568Free PMC Article
Takahashi M, Misumi H, Urakami H, Saito T, Misumi M, Matsumoto I, Suzuki H
Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 2004 Mar;35(1):113-8. PMID: 15272753

Clinical prediction guides

Ramondetta A, Ribero S, Peano A, Quaglino P, Broganelli P
Emerg Infect Dis 2020 Aug;26(8):1904-1905. doi: 10.3201/eid2608.200077. PMID: 32687051Free PMC Article
Olson JG, Bourgeois AL, Fang RC
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 1982;76(1):85-8. doi: 10.1016/0035-9203(82)90027-x. PMID: 7080163

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