A study of nephropathia epidemica among military personnel in Sweden.

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The incidence of nephropathia epidemica (NE), caused by Puumala virus, among military troops operating in an endemic area of Sweden was investigated. A total of 705 soldiers (age 18-25) involved in field training in three different endemic counties were bled twice within a 6-month interval. Three individuals seroconverted when tested for Puumala virus… (More)

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@article{Niklasson1992ASO, title={A study of nephropathia epidemica among military personnel in Sweden.}, author={Bo Staffan Niklasson and Michael A G Jonsson and I Widegren and Kenneth M. Persson and James W Leduc}, journal={Research in virology}, year={1992}, volume={143 3}, pages={211-4} }