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Table 1 Clinical features of patients with scrub typhus

From: Emerging scrub typhus infection in the northern region of Sri Lanka

  Northern Sri Lanka (this study) Western Sri Lanka[9] Thailand[10]
Confirmed cases (n) 54 20 30
Mean fever duration 7.5 11 9
Escher (%) 90.7 25 68
Lymphadenopathy (%) 44.4 60 93
Hepatomegaly (%) 18.5 95 73
Splenomegaly (%) 9.3 35 23
Headache (%) 11.1 20 NS
Pneumonitis (%) 12.9 45 NS
Rash (%) 0 0 30
Diarrhoea (%) 0 5 27
  1. NS not specified.