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First report of spinose ear tick, Otobius megnini (Acari, Argasidae), in Sweden.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature289472
Source
Exp Appl Acarol. 2017 Jun; 72(2):179-181
Publication Type
Case Reports
Journal Article
Date
Jun-2017
Author
Anders Lindström
Johanna Lindström
Author Affiliation
National Veterinary Institute, Ulls väg 2B, 751 89, Uppsala, Sweden. anders.lindstrom@sva.se.
Source
Exp Appl Acarol. 2017 Jun; 72(2):179-181
Date
Jun-2017
Language
English
Publication Type
Case Reports
Journal Article
Keywords
Animals
Argasidae - growth & development
Dog Diseases - diagnosis - epidemiology
Dogs
Ear - parasitology
Sweden - epidemiology
Abstract
A dog that had travelled to Sweden was inspected by a veterinarian. In one ear canal a tick was found. It was later identified as a spinose ear tick, Otobius megnini. In this case report we also review the previously known reports of O. megnini in Europe and the recent introduction and spread in Turkey.
Notes
Cites: Exp Appl Acarol. 2012 May;57(1):91-104 PMID 22371208
Cites: Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2014 Mar;5(2):213-8 PMID 24355764
Cites: Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2016 Sep;40(3):152-157 PMID 27905285
Cites: J Med Entomol. 1994 Mar;31(2):240-56 PMID 8189415
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28573423 View in PubMed
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First report of spinose ear tick, Otobius megnini (Acari, Argasidae), in Sweden.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature289630
Source
Exp Appl Acarol. 2017 Jun; 72(2):179-181
Publication Type
Case Reports
Journal Article
Date
Jun-2017
Author
Anders Lindström
Johanna Lindström
Author Affiliation
National Veterinary Institute, Ulls väg 2B, 751 89, Uppsala, Sweden. anders.lindstrom@sva.se.
Source
Exp Appl Acarol. 2017 Jun; 72(2):179-181
Date
Jun-2017
Language
English
Publication Type
Case Reports
Journal Article
Keywords
Animals
Argasidae - growth & development
Dog Diseases - diagnosis - epidemiology
Dogs
Ear - parasitology
Sweden - epidemiology
Abstract
A dog that had travelled to Sweden was inspected by a veterinarian. In one ear canal a tick was found. It was later identified as a spinose ear tick, Otobius megnini. In this case report we also review the previously known reports of O. megnini in Europe and the recent introduction and spread in Turkey.
Notes
Cites: Exp Appl Acarol. 2012 May;57(1):91-104 PMID 22371208
Cites: Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2014 Mar;5(2):213-8 PMID 24355764
Cites: Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2016 Sep;40(3):152-157 PMID 27905285
Cites: J Med Entomol. 1994 Mar;31(2):240-56 PMID 8189415
PubMed ID
28573423 View in PubMed
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Large outbreak of tularaemia, central Sweden, July to September 2019.

https://arctichealth.org/en/permalink/ahliterature308528
Source
Euro Surveill. 2019 10; 24(42):
Publication Type
Journal Article
Date
10-2019
Author
Rikard Dryselius
Marika Hjertqvist
Signar Mäkitalo
Anders Lindblom
Tobias Lilja
Disa Eklöf
Anders Lindström
Author Affiliation
Public Health Agency of Sweden, Solna, Sweden.
Source
Euro Surveill. 2019 10; 24(42):
Date
10-2019
Language
English
Publication Type
Journal Article
Keywords
Aedes - microbiology
Animals
Disease Outbreaks
Female
Francisella tularensis - genetics - isolation & purification
Humans
Middle Aged
Mosquito vectors
Polymerase Chain Reaction - methods
Sweden - epidemiology
Tularemia - diagnosis - epidemiology - microbiology
Abstract
On 31 of July 2019, the Public Health Agency of Sweden was alerted about an increasing number of tularaemia cases in Gävleborg, a county in central Sweden. The number of cases increased thereafter peaking at about 150 reports of illnesses every week. As at 6 October, a total of 979 cases (734 laboratory-confirmed) have been reported, mainly from counties in central Sweden. The outbreak is now considered over (as at 14 October).
PubMed ID
31640844 View in PubMed
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