TITLE

Oroya fever

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1534
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Oroyo fever" is presented. It refers to the first clinical stage of bartonellosis. It is an acute infectious disease endemic in Peru and other South American countries and characterized by intermittent fever, lymphadenopathy, severe anemia, and pains in the joints and long bones. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21238645

 

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