Human seroprevalence of Borrelia miyamotoi in Manitoba, Canada, in 2011-2014: a cross-sectional study.

TitleHuman seroprevalence of Borrelia miyamotoi in Manitoba, Canada, in 2011-2014: a cross-sectional study.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2017
AuthorsK, K, C, D, J, B, A, G, PJ, K
JournalCMAJ Open
Volume5
Issue3
Start PageE690
Date Published09/2017
Keywordsborrelia, Canada, fever, manitoba, miyamotoi, relapsing, tick
Abstract

Hard tick-borne relapsing fever caused by Borrelia miyamotoi has been reported in Russia, the Netherlands, Germany, Japan and the northeastern and upper midwestern United States. We sought to investigate the presence of B. miyamotoi infection in humans in Manitoba, Canada.

URLhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28882852