oa South African Medical Journal - Tick-bite fever : report of a case treated with aureomycin
|Article Title||Tick-bite fever : report of a case treated with aureomycin|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Publication Date||Aug 1949|
|Pages||702 - 703|
|Keyword(s)||Aureomycin, Rickettsia and Tick-bite fever|
A case of tick-bite fever is descriptionbed in which treatment was started on the seventh day of disease, by oral administration of a new antibiotic aureomycin in divided doses of 250 mg., totalling 4 gm. The patient became afebrile in 14 hours, and symptomless in 24 hours.
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