Permanent URL to this publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.5167/uzh-4858
Fuglei, E; Stien, A; Yoccoz, N G; Ims, R A; Eide, N E; Prestrud, P; Deplazes, P; Oksanen, A (2008). Spatial Distribution of Echinococcus multilocularis, Svalbard, Norway. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 14(1):73-75.
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In Svalbard, Norway, the only intermediate host for Echinococcus multilocularis, the sibling vole, has restricted spatial distribution. A survey of feces from the main host, the arctic fox, showed that only the area occupied by the intermediate host is associated with increased risk for human infection.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||05 Vetsuisse Faculty > Institute of Parasitology
04 Faculty of Medicine > Institute of Parasitology
|DDC:||570 Life sciences; biology
610 Medicine & health
|Deposited On:||09 Dec 2008 13:38|
|Last Modified:||04 Dec 2013 04:15|
|Publisher:||National Center for Infectious Diseases|
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