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Flashcards in Micro Summary: Geographical Locations Deck (39):
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• Acinetobacter

Afghanistan

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• Altitude sickness

Peru, Bolivia, Tibet, Africa

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• B. burgdoferi

southern New England, New York, Mid-Atlantic states (Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota), coastal & wooded areas of California & Oregon

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• Babesia

NE US

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• Bacillus anthracis

Florida, Washington DC, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut

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• Blastomyces dermatitidis

Ohio & Mississippi River valleys, eastern/northern US

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• Chikungunya

India, Mauritius

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• Coccidioides immitis

SW US, South America

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• Coronavirus (SARS)

Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Qatar

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• Cutaneous larva migrans

Bermuda (beach)

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• Cryptosporidium

worldwide, including US

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• Dengue

Florida, tropical regions

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• Entamoeba histolytica

worldwide, rare in US

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• Francisella tularensis

Martha’s Vineyard

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• Giardia lamblia

worldwide, including US

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• Hepatitis

Bangkok

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• Histoplasma capsulatum

Ohio & Mississippi River valleys, Mexico (spelunking)

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• Intestinal roundworms

US (not hookworm)

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• Japanese encephalitis

SE Asia, Cambodia

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• Leishmania

Central/South America, Middle East (Iraq, Afghanistan), Africa

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• Leptospirosis

Borneo (eco-challenge)

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• Malaria

Africa, SE Asia, Central/South America

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• Meningococcal vaccine

Africa, Mecca

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• Microsporidium

worldwide, including US

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• Mycobacterium leprae

Africa, (SE) Asia, Latin America, India

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• Neisseria meningitidis

Africa, US

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• Norovirus

Norwalk, Ohio

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• Penicillium marneffei

SE Asia

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• Poliovirus

Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria (refuse vaccine), Africa, Asia

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• Rickettsia rickettsiae

north & south America

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• Salmonella typhi

developing countries

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• Schistosoma

snail-infested water, Lake Malawi

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• Taenia solium

Latin America & Asia

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• Trypanosoma

Central/South America, Africa

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• Typhoid fever

India, Central/South America, Asia, Africa, Bangkok

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• VHF

Africa

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• West Nile Virus

Africa, Middle East, Eastern Europe, US

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• Yellow fever

South America, Africa

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• Yersinia pestis

SW US