Tropheryma whipplei Genotypes 1 and 3, Central Europe
Nils Wetzstein, Florence Fenollar, Sylvain Buffet, Verena Moos, Thomas Schneider, and Didier Raoult
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Université Aix-MarseilleMarseilles, France (N. Wetzstein, F. Fenollar, S. Buffet, D. Raoult); Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany (N. Wetzstein, V. Moos, T. Schneider)
Figure. . Geographic distribution of the 2 most common genotypes of Tropheryma whipplei in central Europe. Numbers in circles indicate number of cases with corresponding genotype; circles without a number indicate single cases. Cities are either the residence of patients or of their physicians; the capital of the country of residence is shown for persons whose city of residence was unknown. This map was made by using Epi Info 7 (wwwn.cdc.gov/epiinfo/).
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