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Ticks may cause more diseases
...his infection, as well as another illness known as trench
fever. Scientists had thought that cat scratch fever, which is caused by Bartonella henselae, was passed to humans from cat bites or scratches, as the name would suggest. But past research has found that as many as 30% of human patients infected may...
New Bacterium Discovered - Related to Cause of Trench Fever
...led Bartonella quintana, caused a disease known as trench
fever, and debilitated tens of thousands of soldie...tients in the U.S was the same species that caused trench
fever in WWI soldiers fighting in Europe 80 years before. The work was published in The New England ...