Rocky mountain spotted fever in childhood.

W. D. Bradford, H. K. Hawkins

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Abstract

Experience with 138 cases of Rocky Mountain spotted fever indicates that the major clinical features of characteristic rash, fever, and tick bite, in combination with low serum sodium concentration and thrombocytopenia, are helpful in recognizing this serious and potentially lethal infectious disease.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1228-1232
Number of pages5
JournalAmerican Journal of Diseases of Children
Volume131
Issue number11
StatePublished - Nov 1977
Externally publishedYes

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Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
Tick Bites
Exanthema
Thrombocytopenia
Communicable Diseases
Fever
Sodium
Serum

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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Bradford, W. D., & Hawkins, H. K. (1977). Rocky mountain spotted fever in childhood. American Journal of Diseases of Children, 131(11), 1228-1232.

Rocky mountain spotted fever in childhood. / Bradford, W. D.; Hawkins, H. K.

In: American Journal of Diseases of Children, Vol. 131, No. 11, 11.1977, p. 1228-1232.

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Bradford, WD & Hawkins, HK 1977, 'Rocky mountain spotted fever in childhood.', American Journal of Diseases of Children, vol. 131, no. 11, pp. 1228-1232.
Bradford WD, Hawkins HK. Rocky mountain spotted fever in childhood. American Journal of Diseases of Children. 1977 Nov;131(11):1228-1232.
Bradford, W. D. ; Hawkins, H. K. / Rocky mountain spotted fever in childhood. In: American Journal of Diseases of Children. 1977 ; Vol. 131, No. 11. pp. 1228-1232.
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