Q fever in Greenland

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We report a patient with Q fever endocarditis in a settlement in eastern Greenland (Isortoq, Ammassalik area). Likely animal sources include sled dogs and seals. Q fever may be underdiagnosed in Arctic areas but may also represent an emerging infection.
Original languageEnglish
JournalEmerging Infectious Diseases (Online Edition)
Volume16
Issue number3
Pages (from-to)511-3
Number of pages3
ISSN1080-6059
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2010

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