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A 16 year old female with with a sudden onset of fever, chills, headache….
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A 16 year old female with with a sudden onset of fever, chills, headache….

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A 16-year-old female was referred with a sudden onset of fever, chills, headache, and weakness, painful swelling of the lymph nodes in the groin, armpit, and neck.

The patient had recently returned from a visit to a “dude ranch” in Colorado. Symptoms began 2-3 days after her return home.

No CNS or GI symptoms were reported.

There was no rash or other dermatologic symptoms noted.

Source: https://www.cdc.gov/plague/faq/index.html


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