"Relapsing Fever" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
An acute infection characterized by recurrent episodes of PYREXIA alternating with asymptomatic intervals of apparent recovery. This condition is caused by SPIROCHETES of the genus BORRELIA. It is transmitted by the BITES of either the body louse (PEDICULUS humanus corporis), for which humans are the reservoir, or by soft ticks of the genus ORNITHODOROS, for which rodents and other animals are the principal reservoirs.
- Relapsing Fever
- Fever, Relapsing
- Fevers, Relapsing
- Relapsing Fevers
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Relapsing Fever".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Relapsing Fever".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Relapsing Fever" by people in this website by year, and whether "Relapsing Fever" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.