North Asian tick typhus
|North Asian tick typhus|
|Classification and external resources|
North Asian tick typhus (or North Asian tick fever), also known as Siberian tick typhus, is a condition characterized by a maculopapular rash.
It is associated with Rickettsia sibirica.
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