Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever in Man, Republic of Georgia, 2009
Khatuna Zakhashvili, Nikoloz Tsertsvadze, Tamar Chikviladze, Ekaterine Jghenti, Marekhi Bekaia, Tinatin Kuchuloria, Matthew J. Hepburn, Paata Imnadze , and Alexander Nanuashvili
Author affiliations: National Center for Disease Control and Public Health, Tbilisi, Georgia (K. Zakhashvili, N. Tsertsvadze, T. Chikviladze, E. Jghenti, P. Imnadze); O. Ghudushauri National Medical Center, Tbilisi (M. Bekaia); I. Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Tbilisi (T. Kuchuloria, P. Imnadze); Technology Management Company, Tbilisi (T. Kuchuloria); US Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland, USA (M.J. Hepburn); Service of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy of Georgia, Tbilisi (A. Nanuashvili)
Figure. Intubated patient with Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, Republic of Georgia, 2009, showing massive ecchymoses on the upper extremities that extend to the chest. A color version of this figure is available online (www.cdc.gov/EID/content/16/8/1326-F.htm).
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