Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Typhus Treatment

Treatment for typhus includes antibiotics, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications for pain and fever.

Specific treatment for typhus includes:

Typhus Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat typhus:

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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Typhus References
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  3. Watt G, Parola P. Scrub typhus and tropical rickettsioses. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2003 Oct;16(5):429-36. [14501995]
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