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Volume 19, Number 7—July 2013

Letter

Bartonella Species in Raccoons and Feral Cats, Georgia, USA

Jusun Hwang and Nicole L. GottdenkerComments to Author 
Author affiliations: Author affiliation: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA

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Bartonella spp.–positive raccoons and feral cats identified by PCR and sequencing of DNA extracted from whole blood, Georgia, USA*

Bartonella species Raccoon (Procyon lotor) Feral cat (Felis catus)
B. henselae 12/37 13/37
B. koehlerae 1/37 1/37
B. clarridgeiae 0/37 2/37

*Values are no. positive/no. tested.

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