SCRUB TYPHUS (TSUTSUGAMUSHI) ANTIBODY

Scrub Typhus / Tsutsugamushi fever is a zoonotic disorder transmitted to humans by the bite of a larval mite Orientia tsutsugamushi. The illness varies from mild self limiting to fatal with an incubation period of 6-21 days characterized by fever, headache, myalgia, cough and gastrointestinal symptoms. Severe cases may develop Encephalitis and Interstitial pneumonia.

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  • Pre-test Information:
    No special preparation required
  • Report Delivery:
    Sample Daily by 1 pm; Report Same day
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