boutonneuse fever

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Related to Fievre boutonneuse: boutonneuse fever, Mediterranean Spotted Fever
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Synonyms for boutonneuse fever

a disease (common in India and around the Mediterranean area) caused by a rickettsia that is transmitted to humans by a reddish brown tick (ixodid) that lives on dogs and other mammals

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Etudes epidemiologiques et experimentales sur la fievre boutonneuse, faites a l'Institut Pasteur d'Athenes.
Repartition geographique actuelle de la fievre boutonneuse.