Rickettsia and Chlamydia
All true about Bartonella Quintana except:
|A||Causes trench fever|
|B||Not detected by Weil felix test|
|C||Recurrence is common|
|D||Tick is the vector|
Trench fever, or 5-day fever, caused by B. Quintana is a febrile illness that lasts for about 5 days.
The fever is followed by a remission and a recurrence after 5 days.
Recurrences may be single or multiple. The vector is human body louse and humans are the only reservoirs.