Here is a quick mnemonic ” BLANCHING “ to remember about the Epidemic Typhus Rash
Epidemic typhus, also known as louse-borne typhus, is a bacterial infection caused by the bacterium Rickettsia prowazekii. It is typically transmitted to humans through the bites of infected body lice. The disease is characterized by high fever, severe headache, rash, and muscle pain. If left untreated, epidemic typhus can be life-threatening.
This can be valuable for patients as well as medical doctors, nurses & students doing their clinical rounds. You can also find it very useful for med exams like USMLE, NEET PG, FMGE, NExT & NCLEX exams
Epidemic Typhus Rash: How To Remember Easily ?
Mnemonic : BLANCHING
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