Armadillos: An emerging zoonosis in Florida


To the Editor:We read with considerable puzzlement Dr Levis’ critique of our case report conclusion that armadillos infected with Mycobacterium leprae were the likely source of our patients’ Hansen’s disease.We believe that both the clinical and genotypic evidence that the armadillo is an important vector for Hansen’s disease in Florida is quite… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2017.04.016


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@inproceedings{Greenwald2017ArmadillosAE, title={Armadillos: An emerging zoonosis in Florida}, author={Jeffrey S. Greenwald and Renee Domozych}, booktitle={JAAD case reports}, year={2017} }