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Scrub Typhus
Scrub Typhus
Scrub Typhus

In scrub typhus (tsutsugamushi disease), a black scab (eschar) forms at the site of a chigger bite (top). A rash develops later (bottom).

Images courtesy of Yoshiki Taniguchi, MD, and the Dermatology Online Journal.