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Suspected Needle Stick Transmission of Bartonella vinsonii subspecies berkhoffii to a Veterinarian

Authors

  • A.M. Oliveira,

    1. Intracellular Pathogens Research Laboratory (IPRL), Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
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  • R.G. Maggi,

    1. Intracellular Pathogens Research Laboratory (IPRL), Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
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  • C.W. Woods,

    1. Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC
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  • E.B. Breitschwerdt

    1. Intracellular Pathogens Research Laboratory (IPRL), Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
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  • Diagnostic testing for Bartonella and Ehrlichia spp. was performed in the Intracellular Pathogens Research Laboratory (IPRL), Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC and the patient was managed by the Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC

Corresponding author: Edward Breitschwerdt, Intracellular Pathogens Research Laboratory (IPRL), Center for Comparative Medicine and Translational Research, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, 4700 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27606; e-mail: ed_breitschwerdt@ncsu.edu.

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