Ellen Y Stromdahl

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Evidence of Borrelia lonestari DNA in Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) removed from humans
    Ellen Y Stromdahl
    Entomological Sciences Program, U S Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland 21010 5403, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5557-62. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Rickettsia amblyommii infecting Amblyomma americanum larvae
    Ellen Y Stromdahl
    Entomological Sciences Program, US Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010 5403, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:15-24. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Infrequency of Rickettsia rickettsii in Dermacentor variabilis removed from humans, with comments on the role of other human-biting ticks associated with spotted fever group Rickettsiae in the United States
    Ellen Y Stromdahl
    Entomological Sciences Program, US Army Public Health Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland 21010 5403, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:969-77. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint A preliminary investigation of Ehrlichia species in ticks, humans, dogs, and capybaras from Brazil
    Marcelo B Labruna
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 7755 0609, USA
    Vet Parasitol 143:189-95. 2007
  5. pmc Gulf Coast ticks (Amblyomma maculatum) and Rickettsia parkeri, United States
    John W Sumner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:751-3. 2007
  6. pmc Geographic distribution and genetic diversity of the Ehrlichia sp. from Panola Mountain in Amblyomma americanum
    Amanda D Loftis
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:54. 2008

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. pmc Evidence of Borrelia lonestari DNA in Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) removed from humans
    Ellen Y Stromdahl
    Entomological Sciences Program, U S Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland 21010 5403, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5557-62. 2003
    ..lonestari flaB gene in GenBank. Despite the low prevalence of infection, the risk of B. lonestari transmission may be magnified because A. americanum is often abundant and aggressive, and many tick bite victims receive multiple bites...
  2. doi request reprint Rickettsia amblyommii infecting Amblyomma americanum larvae
    Ellen Y Stromdahl
    Entomological Sciences Program, US Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010 5403, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:15-24. 2008
    ..amblyommii and B. lonestari. Co-infections can compound effects and complicate diagnosis of tick-borne disease...
  3. doi request reprint Infrequency of Rickettsia rickettsii in Dermacentor variabilis removed from humans, with comments on the role of other human-biting ticks associated with spotted fever group Rickettsiae in the United States
    Ellen Y Stromdahl
    Entomological Sciences Program, US Army Public Health Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland 21010 5403, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:969-77. 2011
    ..americanum and A. maculatum populations might indicate the misdiagnosis as RMSF of diseases actually caused by other rickettsiae vectored by these ticks. Further studies on tick vectors are needed to elucidate the etiology of RMSF...
  4. ncbi request reprint A preliminary investigation of Ehrlichia species in ticks, humans, dogs, and capybaras from Brazil
    Marcelo B Labruna
    Department of Pathology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX 7755 0609, USA
    Vet Parasitol 143:189-95. 2007
    ..canis infecting dogs in the Amazon region of Brazil. Further studies are needed to evaluate the presence of other agents of human and animal ehrlichioses in Brazil...
  5. pmc Gulf Coast ticks (Amblyomma maculatum) and Rickettsia parkeri, United States
    John W Sumner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:751-3. 2007
    ..maculatum may be responsible for additional cases of R. parkeri rickettsiosis throughout much of its US range...
  6. pmc Geographic distribution and genetic diversity of the Ehrlichia sp. from Panola Mountain in Amblyomma americanum
    Amanda D Loftis
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:54. 2008
    ..A novel Ehrlichia, closely related to Ehrlichia ruminantium, was recently discovered from Panola Mountain State Park, GA, USA. We conducted a study to determine if this agent was recently introduced into the United States...