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The occurrence of lung cancer in man.
  • M. Levin
  • Medicine
  • Acta - Unio Internationalis Contra Cancrum
  • 1953
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Rocky Mountain spotted fever from an unexpected tick vector in Arizona.
BACKGROUND Rocky Mountain spotted fever is a life-threatening, tick-borne disease caused by Rickettsia rickettsii. This disease is rarely reported in Arizona, and the principal vectors, DermacentorExpand
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Diagnosis and Management of Tickborne Rickettsial Diseases: Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Other Spotted Fever Group Rickettsioses, Ehrlichioses, and Anaplasmosis - United States.
Tickborne rickettsial diseases continue to cause severe illness and death in otherwise healthy adults and children, despite the availability of low-cost, effective antibacterial therapy. RecognitionExpand
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Crossbreeding between different geographical populations of the brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus (Acari: Ixodidae)
Brown dog ticks are distributed world-wide, and their systematics and phylogeny are the subject of an ongoing debate. The present study evaluates the reproductive compatibility between RhipicephalusExpand
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Comparison of the reservoir competence of medium-sized mammals and Peromyscus leucopus for Anaplasma phagocytophilum in Connecticut.
In the northeastern United States, Anaplasma phagocytophilum, the agent of human granulocytic ehrlichiosis (HGE), is transmitted by the tick vector Ixodes scapularis. The white-footed mouseExpand
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Early lung cancer detection: results of the initial (prevalence) radiologic and cytologic screening in the Johns Hopkins study.
The Johns Hopkins Lung Project was designed to determine whether the addition of cytologic screening to the radiographic screening of high-risk volunteers could enhance the early detection ofExpand
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Infection of a goat with a tick-transmitted Ehrlichia from Georgia, U.S.A., that is closely related to Ehrlichia ruminantium
ABSTRACT We detected a novel tick-transmitted Ehrlichia in a goat following exposure to lone star ticks (Amblyomma americanum) from a park in the metropolitan area of Atlanta, GA, U.S.A. NineteenExpand
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Phylogeography of Rhipicephalus sanguineus sensu lato and its relationships with climatic factors
Brown dog ticks morphologically identifiable as Rhipicephalus sanguineus sensu lato, are distributed world-wide and their systematics is controversial. Results of genetic and reproductiveExpand
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Proximal 5p trisomy resulting from a marker chromosome implicates band 5p13 in 5p trisomy syndrome.
We describe an infant with trisomy of (5)(p10p13.1) resulting from a de novo marker chromosome. The marker's origin was identified by chromosome microdissection and reverse in situ hybridization. TheExpand
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Vector Competence of the Tick Ixodes ricinus for Transmission of Bartonella birtlesii
Bartonella spp. are facultative intracellular vector-borne bacteria associated with several emerging diseases in humans and animals all over the world. The potential for involvement of ticks inExpand
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