Volume 18, Number 6—June 2012
Rickettsia parkeri Infection in Domestic Dogs, Southern Louisiana, USA, 2011
|Parish||No. dogs positive/no. tested (%)|
|East Feliciana||9/55 (16)|
*The presence of R. parkeri was determined by PCR for rompA. R. parkeri, Rickettsia parkeri; rompA, rickettsial outer membrane protein A.
†Parishes directly adjoin one another.
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