Publications by authors named "Lucas S Blanton"

25Publications

Flea-borne Rickettsia species in fleas, Caldas department, Colombia.

J Infect Dev Ctries 2020 Oct 31;14(10):1155-1163. Epub 2020 Oct 31.

Grupo de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Facultad de Ciencias, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá D.C., Colombia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3855/jidc.12524DOI Listing
October 2020

Pharmacological approaches to the treatment of COVID-19 patients.

J Transl Sci 2020 Dec 17;6(6). Epub 2020 Apr 17.

Department of Family Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7543691PMC
December 2020

Prosthetic Joint Infection.

Case Rep Infect Dis 2020 11;2020:8845430. Epub 2020 Jul 11.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77550-0435, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2020/8845430DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7369673PMC
July 2020

Case Report: Renal Failure due to Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis in a Patient with Murine Typhus.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2020 09;103(3):1017-1019

Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0116DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7470532PMC
September 2020

Susceptibility of to Tigecycline in a Cell Culture Assay and Animal Model for Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2019 11;101(5):1091-1095

Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.19-0445DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6838591PMC
November 2019

Differentiation of and -Like Organisms via Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism Analysis.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2019 08 25;19(8):637-639. Epub 2019 Apr 25.

2Department of Pathology, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/vbz.2018.2428DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7366258PMC
August 2019

The Rickettsioses: A Practical Update.

Authors:
Lucas S Blanton

Infect Dis Clin North Am 2019 03;33(1):213-229

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555-0435, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idc.2018.10.010DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6364315PMC
March 2019

Analysis of Health-Care Charges in Murine Typhus: Need for Improved Clinical Recognition and Diagnostics for Acute Disease.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018 06 5;98(6):1594-1598. Epub 2018 Apr 5.

Department of Internal Medicine-Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0411DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6086180PMC
June 2018

Rickettsiae as Emerging Infectious Agents.

Clin Lab Med 2017 06;37(2):383-400

Department of Pathology, Center for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Keiller Building, Galveston, TX 77555-0609, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cll.2017.01.009DOI Listing
June 2017

Genotypic characterization of Orientia tsutsugamushi from patients in two geographical locations in Sri Lanka.

BMC Infect Dis 2017 01 13;17(1):67. Epub 2017 Jan 13.

Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kelaniya, Thalagolla Road, PO Box 6, Ragama, Sri Lanka.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12879-016-2165-zDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5237229PMC
January 2017

Flea-Borne Rickettsioses and Rickettsiae.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2017 Jan 31;96(1):53-56. Epub 2016 Oct 31.

Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.16-0537DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5239709PMC
January 2017

Cerebral phaeohyphomycosis by Fonsecaea monophora: Report in a patient with AIDS and a ring enhancing lesion.

Med Mycol Case Rep 2016 Jun 20;12:4-7. Epub 2016 Jun 20.

Department of Internal Medicine-Division of Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mmcr.2016.06.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4929340PMC
June 2016

Malassezia pachydermatis fungemia in an adult with multibacillary leprosy.

Med Mycol Case Rep 2016 Jun 2;12:1-3. Epub 2016 Jun 2.

Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mmcr.2016.05.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4910295PMC
June 2016

Opossums and Cat Fleas: New Insights in the Ecology of Murine Typhus in Galveston, Texas.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 08 6;95(2):457-61. Epub 2016 Jun 6.

Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.16-0197DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4973200PMC
August 2016

An Unusual Cutaneous Manifestation in a Patient with Murine Typhus.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2015 Dec 28;93(6):1164-7. Epub 2015 Sep 28.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas; Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas; Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.15-0380DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4674229PMC
December 2015

"Rickettsia amblyommii" induces cross protection against lethal Rocky Mountain spotted fever in a guinea pig model.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2014 Aug;14(8):557-62

1 Department of Internal Medicine-Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas Medical Branch , Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/vbz.2014.1575DOI Listing
August 2014

Intravascular persistence of Anaplasma platys, Ehrlichia chaffeensis, and Ehrlichia ewingii DNA in the blood of a dog and two family members.

Parasit Vectors 2014 Jul 1;7:298. Epub 2014 Jul 1.

Intracellular Pathogens Research Laboratory and the Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1756-3305-7-298DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4089936PMC
July 2014

Rickettsiae and ehrlichiae within a city park: is the urban dweller at risk?

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 2014 Feb;14(2):168-70

1 Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas Medical Branch , Galveston, Texas.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/vbz.2013.1473DOI Listing
February 2014

Rickettsial infections in the tropics and in the traveler.

Authors:
Lucas S Blanton

Curr Opin Infect Dis 2013 Oct;26(5):435-40

Division Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA.

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October 2013

Murine typhus: an important consideration for the nonspecific febrile illness.

Case Rep Med 2012 24;2012:134601. Epub 2012 Dec 24.

Division of General Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/134601DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3541795PMC
January 2013