Flinders Island spotted fever

Flinders Island spotted fever

Flinders Island spotted fever
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 A77.8

Flinders Island spotted fever is a condition characterized by a rash in approximately 85% of cases.[1]

It is associated with Rickettsia honei.[2]

See also

References

  1. ^ Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. p. 1130.  
  2. ^ Unsworth NB, Stenos J, Graves SR, et al. (April 2007). "Flinders Island spotted fever rickettsioses caused by "marmionii" strain of Rickettsia honei, Eastern Australia". Emerging Infect. Dis. 13 (4): 566–73.