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American Journal of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene. 69(3):263-8, 2003 Sep.

The complex ecology of hantavirus in Paraguay.

Chu YK, Owen RD, Gonzalez LM, Jonsson CB

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, USA.

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Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 1042

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
cross sectional 636 inhalation exposure yes historical
cross sectional 28 inhalation outcome yes concurrent
Exposures Hantavirus
Risk factors Ecosystem
Outcomes Hantavirus Infections
Species Akodon azarae
Akodon montensis
Akodon nigrita
Akodon toba
Andalgalomys pearsoni
Bolomys lasiurus
Calomys callosus
Calomys laucha
Calomys tener
Ctenomys pilarensis
Dolichotis salinicola
Euryzygomatomys
Galea musteloides
Graomys griseoflavus
Holochilus
Human
Marmosa, NOS
Mice
Molossus molossus
Nectomys squamipes
Oecomys
Oligoryzomys chacoensis
Oligoryzomys forensi
Oligoryzomys sp.
Opossums
Oryzomys angouya
Oryzomys megacephalus
Oryzomys nitidus
Oryzomys subflavus
Oxymycterus delator
Platyrrhini
Proechimys <1>
roof rat
Scapteromys tumidus
Sturnira lilium
Sylvilagus sp.
Thrichomys apereoides
Tolypeutes matacus
Locations location map
Paraguay Alto Paraguay Fortin Palmar de las Islas (fort)
Laguna Placenta (lake)
Boquerón Destacamento Militar Numero Dos Parque Cue (populated place)
Doctor Pedro P. Pena (populated place)
Parque Nacional Teniente Agripino Enciso (park)
Caaguazú Estancia Golondrina (populated place)
Caazapá Estancia Isla Sombrero (populated place)
Canindeyú Cerros de Mbaracayu (mountains)
Yerbal de Itabo (forest(s))
Concepción Serrania San Luis (mountains)
Itapúa Colonia Ape-Aime (populated place)
Paraguarí Paraguari (first-order administrative division)
Presidente Hayes Estancia Loma Pora (populated place)
Samaklay (populated place)
Ñeembucú Campo Yacare (camp(s))

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