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Volume 19, Number 2—February 2013

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Streptococcus suis and Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome, Vietnam

Ngo Thi HoaComments to Author , Tran Thi Bich Chieu, Sam Do Dung, Ngo Thanh Long, Thai Quoc Hieu, Nguyen Tien Luc, Pham Thanh Nhuong, Vu Thi Lan Huong, Dao Tuyet Trinh, Heiman F.L. Wertheim, Nguyen Van Kinh, James I. Campbell, Jeremy Farrar, Nguyen Van Vinh Chau, Stephen Baker, and Juliet E. Bryant
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam (N.T. Hoa, T.T.B. Chieu, S.D. Dung, J.I. Campbell, J. Farrar, S. Baker, J.E. Bryant); Regional Animal Health Office No. 6, Ho Chi Minh City (N.T. Long); Sub-Department of Animal Health, Tien Giang, Vietnam (T.Q. Hieu); Sub-Department of Animal Health, Soc Trang, Vietnam (N.T. Luc); Sub-Department of Animal Health, Thai Binh, Vietnam (P.T. Nhuong); Oxford University Clinical Research Unit, Hanoi, Vietnam (V.T.L. Huong, H.F.L. Wertheim); National Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Hanoi (D.T. Trinh, N.V. Kinh,); Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford, UK (N.T. Hoa, H.F.L. Wertheim, J.I. Campbell, J. Farrar, S. Baker, J.E. Bryant); Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Ho Chi Minh City (N.V.V. Chau)

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Monthly distribution of human Streptococcus suis infections in 2 referral hospitals, Vietnam, 2007–2010. Humans infected with S. suis during 2007–2009 are presented as a mean total cases per month. Grey and black bars represent the nmber of S. suis case-patients at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Ho Chi Minh City during 2007−2009 and 2010, respectively. Diagonal striped and white bars represent human S. suis cases at the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Hanoi during 2007–2009 and

Figure. . Monthly distribution of human Streptococcus suis infections in 2 referral hospitals, Vietnam, 2007–2010. Humans infected with S. suis during 2007–2009 are presented as mean total cases per month. Dark gray and black bars represent the number of S. suis case-patients at the Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Ho Chi Minh City during 2007–2009 and 2010, respectively. Light gray and white bars represent human S. suis cases at the National Hospital for Tropical Diseases in Hanoi during 2007–2009 and 2010, respectively.

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