Risk Factors for Alveolar Echinococcosis in Humans
Petra Kern* , Andrea Ammon†, Martina Kron*, Gabriele Sinn†‡, Silvia Sander*, Lyle R. Petersen†§, Wilhelm Gaus*, and Peter Kern*
Author affiliations: *University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany; †Robert Koch-Institut, Berlin, Germany; ‡Health Authorities (Gesundheitsamt) of Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany; §Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado; USA
Figure. Risk score for alveolar echinococcosis in cases and controls. The plot presents minimum, 25th percentiles, median, 75th percentiles, and maximum values of the score points in cases and controls. The asterisk indicates the mean.
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