Prevalence of rickettsioses in Poland in 2006-2012.

  title={Prevalence of rickettsioses in Poland in 2006-2012.},
  author={Ilona Mączka and Urszula Roguska and S. Tylewska-wierzbanowska},
  journal={Przeglad epidemiologiczny},
  volume={67 4},
  pages={633-6, 721-3}
INTRODUCTION Tick-borne diseases, such as rickettsioses, anaplasmosis, Lyme boreliosis and bartonellosis are often difficult to correctly diagnose. All these disease are present in Poland. OBJECTIVES The aim of the study was to estimate a prevalence of Rickettsia spp. infections in humans in Poland in 2006 to 2012 based on the results made in the Laboratory of Rickettsiae, Chlamydiae and Spirochetes, NIPH-NIH in Warsaw. MATERIAL AND METHODS The levels of Rickettsia spp. and Anaplasma… CONTINUE READING