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Emerg Infect Dis. 2009 Jul;15(7):1105-8. doi: 10.3201/eid1507.081449.

Rickettsia slovaca and R. raoultii in tick-borne Rickettsioses.

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  • 1Unité des Rickettsies, Marseille, France.

Abstract

Tick-borne lymphadenopathy (TIBOLA), also called Dermacentor-borne necrosis erythema and lymphadenopathy (DEBONEL), is defined as the association of a tick bite, an inoculation eschar on the scalp, and cervical adenopathies. We identified the etiologic agent for 65% of 86 patients with TIBOLA/DEBONEL as either Rickettsia slovaca (49/86, 57%) or R. raoultii (7/86, 8%).

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