Case of scrub typhus in Gandhinagar
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Dr. B●●●●●●h S●●h
Dr. B●●●●●●h S●●h Critical Care Medicine
We do see each year few cases of scrub typhus and it should be a differential diagnosis in rainy season and lots of shrubs and greenery around. requires immediate institution of azithromycin and or doxycycline..can present as multiorgan failure.
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Dr. S●●●t S●●●●i
Dr. S●●●t S●●●●i Paediatrics
Indian Society of critical care medicine has published algorithmic guideines for
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Dr. S●●●t S●●●●i
Dr. S●●●t S●●●●i Paediatrics
Treatment of patients with fever during rainy season. Adherence to those guidelines wiill ensure that Scrub typhus does not remain untreated or overlooked.. the link is: http://www.ijccm.org/printarticle.asp?issn=0972-5229;year=2014;volume=18;issue=2;spage=62;epage=69;aulast=Singhi
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