Queensland tick typhus
|Queensland tick typhus|
|Classification and external resources|
Queensland tick typhus (or Australian tick typhus or (Rickettsial) spotted fever) is a condition caused by a bacterium Rickettsia australis.
It is transmitted by Ixodes holocyclus and Ixodes tasmani.
- Archived December 6, 2010, at the Wayback Machine., (unattributed material, possibly unedited translation)
- Spotted fevers, Department of Medical Entomology, University of Sydney
- Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. p. 1130. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0.
- "MerckMedicus : Dorland's Medical Dictionary".
- Details on symptoms, treatment, etc., of Queensland Tick Typhus
- NSW Health pamphlet: "Typhus (epidemic, murine and other rickettsial diseases)"