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BioMed Research International
Volume 2014, Article ID 313867, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/313867
Research Article

Rural Residents in China Are at Increased Risk of Exposure to Tick-Borne Pathogens Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Ehrlichia chaffeensis

1Department of Rickettsiology, National Institute for Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, China CDC, Changping, Beijing 102206, China
2Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of Anhui Province, Hefei 650022, China
3Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of Henan Province, Zhengzhou 450016, China
4Tianjin Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing 300011, China
5Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of Hainan Province, Haikou 570203, China
6Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of Jilin Province, Changchun 130062, China
7Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of Zhejiang Province, Hangzhou 310051, China
8Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of Jiangsu Province, Nanjing 210009, China
9Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of Yunnan Province, Kunming 650022, China
10Beijing Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing 100013, China
11YiLi Prefecture Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Yili 835000, China
12Shihezi University, Shihezi 832000, China

Received 5 February 2014; Accepted 7 March 2014; Published 30 April 2014

Academic Editor: Veeranoot Nissapatorn

Copyright © 2014 Lijuan Zhang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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