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Volume 10, Number 12—December 2004

Research

Exposure to Nonhuman Primates in Rural Cameroon

Nathan D. Wolfe*Comments to Author , A. Tassy Prosser*, Jean K. Carr†, Ubald Tamoufe‡, Eitel Mpoudi-Ngole‡§, J. Ndongo Torimiro‡, Matthew LeBreton‡, Francine E. McCutchan†, Deborah L. Birx¶, and Donald S. Burke*
Author affiliations: *Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA; †Henry M. Jackson Foundation, Rockville, Maryland, USA; ‡Johns Hopkins Cameroon Program, Yaoundé, Cameroon; §Army Health Research Center (CRESAR), Yaoundé, Cameroon; and; ¶Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Rockville, Maryland, USA

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Table. Basic demographic data and risk profiles are presented for the 66 persons reporting injuries associated with hunting or butchering monkeys (Mo), chimpanzees (C), or gorillas (Go). Hunting techniques include gun (G), wire snare (W), hand (H), and machete (M). Persons reporting hunting as a top occupation reported hunting either to sell or for home use.

ID Site Habitat Age Sex Injury Hunting technique Hunting as top occupation Hunts Butchers Keeps as pet
CAM0057BA I Savanna 58 M Mo G, W, H, M No Mo Mo
CAM2887HA XVII Mosaic 24 M Go G, W, M No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go Mo
CAM2940HA XVII Mosaic 39 F Mo No Mo, C
CAM3042HA XVII Mosaic 74 M Go W, M No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go
CAM3076HA XVII Mosaic 33 M Mo W, M No Mo, C Mo, C Mo
CAM3083HA XVII Mosaic 64 M C G, W No Mo, C, Go
CAM1601LE VIII Forest 18 M Mo G, W, H, M No Mo Mo
CAM1603LE VIII Forest 22 M Mo G, W, H, M No Mo Mo
CAM1616LE VIII Forest 30 M Mo G, W, H, M No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go
CAM1654LE VIII Forest 42 M Mo G, W, O No Mo
CAM1695LE VIII Forest 31 M Mo G, W, H, M No Mo, C Mo, C Mo
CAM1716LE VIII Forest 29 F Mo No Mo, C, Go
CAM1739LE VIII Forest 25 M Mo G, W No Mo, C, Go Mo Mo
CAM2382LE VIII Forest 30 M Mo No Mo Mo, C
CAM2478LE VIII Forest 33 M Go W, M No Mo Mo, C, Go
CAM2501LE VIII Forest 37 M Mo G, W, M No Mo, Go Mo, Go Mo
CAM0136MA II Mosaic 22 M C G, H, M To sell Mo Mo, C
CAM0147MA II Mosaic 45 M Mo W, H, M No Mo Mo
CAM3618MB XI Savanna 20 F Mo No Mo
CAM3138MN XII Forest 28 M Mo G, W No Mo, C, Go Mo Mo
CAM3171MN XII Forest 23 M Mo G No Mo, C, Go Mo
CAM3192MN XII Forest 18 F Mo No Mo
CAM0955MO IX Forest 50 M Mo G, W, H No Mo, C Mo, C Mo
CAM0978MO IX Forest 29 M Mo G No Mo, Go Mo, Go
CAM0979MO IX Forest 30 M Mo G No Mo Mo
CAM1005MO IX Forest 16 M Mo G, W No Mo Mo
CAM1025MO IX Forest 17 M Mo G, W No Mo Mo
CAM1051MO IX Forest 60 M Go G, W No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go
CAM1501MV VII Forest 60 M Go G, W, H, M No Mo Mo, C, Go
CAM1564MV VII Forest 40 M Mo G, W, H, M No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go Mo
CAM0009ND III Forest 51 M Mo W, H, M No Mo Mo
CAM0032ND III Forest 23 M Mo G, W No Mo, C Mo Mo
CAM0038ND III Forest 24 M Mo G, W To sell Mo, C Mo, C Mo
CAM0053ND III Forest 28 M Mo G, W No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go Mo
CAM0078ND III Forest 43 F Mo No Mo
CAM0142ND III Forest 60 M Mo G, W No Mo Mo
CAM0169ND III Forest 55 M Mo G, W, H No Mo, C Mo, C Mo
CAM0174ND III Forest 44 M Mo G, W, H No Mo, C Mo, C Mo
CAM0194ND III Forest 35 M Mo G, W, H No Mo Mo, C Mo
CAM2085ND III Forest 41 M Mo G, W No Mo Mo Mo
CAM2659ND III Forest 42 M Mo G, H No Mo, C Mo, C Mo
CAM2692ND III Forest 28 M Mo G, W, H No Mo Mo Mo
CAM1177NG V Forest 30 M Mo G, W, H To sell Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go Mo
CAM1242NG V Forest 59 M Mo W No Mo Mo Mo
CAM1281NG V Forest 72 M Mo W, H, M No Mo Mo
CAM1303NG V Forest 74 M Mo W, H, M No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go Mo
CAM1311NG V Forest 31 M Mo No Mo
CAM1322NG V Forest 56 M Mo G, W, H, M No Mo
CAM1347NG V Forest 33 M Mo G, W, H, M No Mo, C Mo Mo
CAM1364NG V Forest 44 M Mo G, W No Mo, C Mo
CAM0003NY VI Forest 32 M Mo G, W, H, M To sell Mo, C Mo, C
CAM0013NY VI Forest 60 M Mo W No Mo Mo Mo
CAM0017NY VI Forest 27 M Mo G, H No Mo Mo, C, Go Mo
CAM0047NY VI Forest 32 M C G, W No Mo, C Mo, C, Go C
CAM0092NY VI Forest 38 M Go G, W, H, M No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go Mo
CAM0100NY VI Forest 28 M Go G, W, H, M No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go Mo, C
CAM0165NY VI Forest 53 M Mo W No Mo Mo
CAM0169NY VI Forest 69 M Mo G, W No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go
CAM0190NY VI Forest 47 F Mo No Mo
CAM2269SA IV Forest 62 M Mo G, W No Mo, C, Go Mo, C, Go
CAM3738SO XVI Forest 33 M C W No Mo, C Mo, C C
CAM3793SO XVI Forest 20 M Mo G, W No Mo Mo
CAM4321SO XVI Forest 32 F Mo No Mo
CAM4340SO XVI Forest 20 M Mo G, W For home Mo Mo
CAM2764YI XIV Forest 60 M Mo W, M No Mo Mo
CAM4157YI XIV Forest 40 M Mo W No Mo Mo Mo

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