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Infection

, Volume 26, Issue 4, pp 253–253 | Cite as

Ehrlichia antibodies, leukopenia and thrombocytopenia in initial phase of tick-borne encephalitis

  • Stanka Lotrič-Furlan
  • F. Strle
  • M. Petrovec
  • T. Avšič-Županc
Correspondence

Keywords

Thrombocytopenia Leukopenia Babesiosis Tick Bite Ehrlichiosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stanka Lotrič-Furlan
    • 1
  • F. Strle
    • 1
  • M. Petrovec
    • 2
  • T. Avšič-Županc
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. of Infectious DiseasesUniversity Medical CentreLjubjanaSlovenia
  2. 2.Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, Medical FacultyUniversity of LjubjanaLjubjanaSlovenia

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