Dog Ownership and Risk for Alveolar Echinococcosis, Germany
Julian Schmidberger1 , Janne Uhlenbruck1, Patrycja Schlingeloff, Pavlo Maksimov, Franz J. Conraths, Benjamin Mayer, and Wolfgang Kratzer
Author affiliations: University Hospital Ulm, Ulm, Germany (J. Schmidberger, J. Uhlenbruck, P. Schlingeloff, W. Kratzer); Friedrich-Loeffler-Institute, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Greifswald-Insel Riems, Germany (P. Maksimov, F.J. Conraths); Institute for Epidemiology and Medical Biometry, Ulm (B. Mayer)
Figure 1. Inclusion and exclusion process for 43 case-patients and 214 controls in case–control study of dog ownership and human risk for alveolar echinococcosis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, January 2019–February 2020.
1These authors contributed equally to this article.
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