Risk assessment of transfusion-associated babesiosis in Tyrol: appraisal by seroepidemiology and polymerase chain reaction

Sissy Therese Sonnleitner1, Josef Fritz, Malgorzata Bednarska, Raphaela Baumgartner, Josef Simeoni, Roland Zelger, Harald Schennach, Cornelia Lass-Flörl, Renate Edelhofer, Kurt Pfister, Andrea Milhakov, Gernot Walder Transfusion. 2014 Jul;54(7):1725-32. doi: 10.1111/trf.12606. Epub 2014 Mar 28. Abstract Background: After malaria, babesiosis is the second most common transfusion-transmitted…

Continua a leggereRisk assessment of transfusion-associated babesiosis in Tyrol: appraisal by seroepidemiology and polymerase chain reaction

Risk assessment of transfusion-associated babesiosis in Tyrol: appraisal by seroepidemiology and polymerase chain reaction

Sissy Therese Sonnleitner1, Josef Fritz, Malgorzata Bednarska, Raphaela Baumgartner, Josef Simeoni, Roland Zelger, Harald Schennach, Cornelia Lass-Flörl, Renate Edelhofer, Kurt Pfister, Andrea Milhakov, Gernot Walder Transfusion. 2014 Jul;54(7):1725-32.  doi: 10.1111/trf.12606. Epub 2014 Mar 28. Abstract Background: After malaria, babesiosis is the second most common…

Continua a leggereRisk assessment of transfusion-associated babesiosis in Tyrol: appraisal by seroepidemiology and polymerase chain reaction

Medical Microbiology & Diagnosis: The Spreading of Flaviviruses over the Continental Divide: a Challenge for Serologic Diagnostics

Sissy Therese Sonnleitner, Josef Simeoni, Raphaela Baumgartner, Roland Zelger, Angelika Prader, Grazia Piccolin, Norbert Nowotny and Gernot Walder AbstractWest Nile virus and Usutu virus are spreading over Europe. The last…

Continua a leggereMedical Microbiology & Diagnosis: The Spreading of Flaviviruses over the Continental Divide: a Challenge for Serologic Diagnostics

Spotted fever group–Rickettsiae in the Tyrols: evidence by seroepidemiology and PCR

S T Sonnleitner1, J Simeoni, S Lang, G Dobler, S Speck, R Zelger, H Schennach, C Lass-Flörl, G Walder Zoonoses Public Health; . 2013 Jun;60(4):284-90.  doi: 10.1111/j.1863-2378.2012.01534.x. Epub 2012 Aug 8. Abstract The aim of our study was to assess…

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Diminished response to tick-borne encephalitis vaccination in thymectomized children

Martina Prelog1, Cordula Wilk, Michael Keller, Thomas Karall, Dorothea Orth, Ralf Geiger, Gernot Walder, Guenther Laufer, Marco Cottogni, Bernd Zimmerhackl Lothar, Joerg Stein, Beatrix Grubeck-Loebenstein, Reinhard Wuerzner Vaccine. 2008 Jan 30;26(5):595-600. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2007.11.074. Epub 2007 Dec 18. Abstract In order to analyze the clinical impact…

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Encephalitis lethargica following Bartonella henselae infection

Christian Brenneis, Christoph Scherfler, Klaus Engelhardt, Raimund Helbok, Gregor Brössner, Ronny Beer, Peter Lackner, Gernot Walder, Bettina Pfausler, Erich Schmutzhard J Neurol. 2007 Apr;254(4):546-7. doi: 10.1007/s00415-006-0319-4. Epub 2007 Mar 12. Links: PMID: 17351727; DOI: 10.1007/s00415-006-0319-4

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Human granulocytic anaplasmosis in Austria: epidemiological, clinical, and laboratory findings in five consecutive patients from Tyrol, Austria

Gernot Walder1, Dietmar Fuchs, Mario Sarcletti, Klaus Berek, Barbara Falkensammer, Klaus Huber, Miro Petrovec, Manfred P Dierich, Reinhard Würzner Int J Med Microbiol. 2006 May;296 Suppl 40:297-301.  doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2005.12.001. Epub 2006 Mar 10. Abstract We report five consecutive cases of…

Continua a leggereHuman granulocytic anaplasmosis in Austria: epidemiological, clinical, and laboratory findings in five consecutive patients from Tyrol, Austria

Serological evidence for tick-borne encephalitis, borreliosis, and human granulocytic anaplasmosis in Mongolia

Gernot Walder1, Erdenechimeg Lkhamsuren, Abmed Shagdar, Jantsandoo Bataa, Tsetsegsaikhan Batmunkh, Dorothea Orth, Franz X Heinz, Galina A Danichova, Maksim A Khasnatinov, Reinhard Würzner, Manfred P Dierich Int J Med Microbiol. 2006 May;296 Suppl 40:69-75.  doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2006.01.031. Epub 2006 Mar 9. Abstract Five…

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First documented case of human granulocytic ehrlichiosis in Austria

Gernot Walder1, Barbara Falkensammer, Johannes Aigner, Gerhard Tiwald, Manfred P Dierich, Reinhard Würzner, Peter Lechleitner Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2003 Apr 30;115(7-8):263-6. doi: 10.1007/BF03040326. Abstract We report the first documented case of human granulocytic ehrlichiosis (HGE) in Austria. The…

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