Q fever in Greenland

Anders Koch, Claus Bo Svendsen, Jens Jørgen Christensen, Henning Bundgaard, Lars Vindfeld, Claus Bohn Christiansen, Michael Kemp, Steen Villumsen

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Abstrakt

We report a patient with Q fever endocarditis in a settlement in eastern Greenland (Isortoq, Ammassalik area). Likely animal sources include sled dogs and seals. Q fever may be underdiagnosed in Arctic areas but may also represent an emerging infection.

OriginalsprogEngelsk
Sider (fra-til)511-513
Antal sider3
TidsskriftEmerging Infectious Diseases
Vol/bind16
Udgave nummer3
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 1 mar. 2010
Udgivet eksterntJa

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