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Rocky Mountain spotted fever--United States, 1990.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2056992     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In 1990, state health departments reported 649 cases of Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF) to CDC, a 7.6% increase from the 603 cases reported in 1989. The incidence rate was 0.26 per 100,000 persons. Of the 649 cases, 292 (45.0%) and 101 (15.6%) were reported from the South Atlantic and the West South Central regions, respectively.
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report     Volume:  40     ISSN:  0149-2195     ISO Abbreviation:  MMWR Morb. Mortal. Wkly. Rep.     Publication Date:  1991 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-08-01     Completed Date:  1991-08-01     Revised Date:  2008-02-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7802429     Medline TA:  MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  451-3, 459     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Child
Child, Preschool
Female
Humans
Incidence
Male
Middle Aged
Population Surveillance
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever / epidemiology*
United States / epidemiology

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