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Volume 11, Number 11—November 2005

Tickborne Relapsing Fever in Israel

Gil Sidi*, Nadav Davidovitch†, Ran D. Balicer†, Emilia Anis‡, Itamar Grotto†, and Eli Schwartz§Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *Jacobi Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA; †Medical Corps, Israel Defense Forces, Israel; ‡Ministry of Health, Jerusalem, Israel; §Sheba Medical Center and Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

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Geographic distribution (%) of tickborne relapsing fever cases

Geographic region Civilians Military Total
North 36 18 29
Center 50 12 35
South 10 63 32
Africa 4 0 2
Lebanon 0 7 3
Total 100

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