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Emerg Infect Dis 2001 Jul-Aug;7(4):615-20.

Crow deaths as a sentinel surveillance system for West Nile virus in the northeastern United States, 1999.

Eidson M, Komar N, Sorhage F, Nelson R, Talbot T, Mostashari F, McLean R

Zoonoses Program, New York State Department of Health, Rm. 621 ESP Corning Tower, Albany, NY 12237, USA. [email protected]

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Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 2987

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
Yes No No No No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
cross sectional 671 vector exposure yes concurrent
Exposures West Nile virus
Outcomes West Nile Fever
Species Accipiter cooperi
American crow
American kestrel
Blyth's tragopan
Buteo platypterus
Ceryle
Chilean flamingo
Corvus
Cyanocitta cristata
Haliaeetus leucocephalus
Herring gull
Laughing gull
Mallard duck
merlin <1>
Nycticorax nycticorax
Phalacrocorax bougainvillii
Red-tailed hawk
rock pigeon
Sandhill crane
Turdus migratorius
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United States Connecticut Connecticut, State of (populated place)
Fairfield County (populated place)
New Fairfield (populated place)
New Haven County (populated place)
Stratford (populated place)
New Jersey New Jersey, State of (populated place)
New York Bronx, Borough of (populated place)
Long Island (island)
New York, State of (populated place)
Queens, Borough of (populated place)
Rockland County (populated place)
Staten Island (island)
Suffolk County (populated place)
Westchester County (populated place)

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