Format

Send to

Choose Destination
Emerg Infect Dis. 2007 Jun;13(6):938-41.

Bartonella species in blood of immunocompetent persons with animal and arthropod contact.

Author information

1
North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606, USA. ed_breitschwerdt@ncsu.edu

Abstract

Using PCR in conjunction with pre-enrichment culture, we detected Bartonella henselae and B. vinsonii subspecies berkhoffii in the blood of 14 immunocompetent persons who had frequent animal contact and arthropod exposure.

PMID:
17553243
PMCID:
PMC2792845
DOI:
10.3201/eid1306.061337
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article

Supplemental Content

Full text links

Icon for PubMed Central
Loading ...
Support Center