Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Orientia (nov. gen) tsutsugamushi

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_2243

Rickettsial agent of the mite (Trombicula akamushi) transmitted  Tsutsugamushi fever in Asia (syn. Rickettsia).

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