22-Year-Old Woman With Fever and Jaundice After Travel to Ghana

May 2009
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;May2009, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p461
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 22-year-old woman having no severe medical history but was admitted because of extreme fatigue, headache and decreased appetite after returning from a mission trip in Ghana. In the process of series of examinations, hepatosplenomegaly was reportedly present and in other examinations two 1-centimeter black eschars have been revealed on the left part of the patient's lateral thigh.


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