mongolia

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Summary: The country is bordered by RUSSIA on the north and CHINA on the west, south, and east. The capita is Ulaanbaatar.

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  1. Galdan B, Baatar U, Molotov B, Dashdavaa O. Plague in Mongolia. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2010;10:69-75 pubmed publisher
    b>Mongolia is a country of Central Asia that occupies 1,564,116 km(2) and has a population of 2.7 million people. The geography of Mongolia is varied and has a continental climate...
  2. Schwebke J, Aira T, Jordan N, Jolly P, Vermund S. Sexually transmitted diseases in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. Int J STD AIDS. 1998;9:354-8 pubmed
    ..There have been anecdotes of rising rates of STDs in Mongolia, a country thus far relatively unaffected by HIV...
  3. Tsatsralt Od B, Takahashi M, Endo K, Buyankhuu O, Baatarkhuu O, Nishizawa T, et al. Infection with hepatitis A, B, C, and delta viruses among patients with acute hepatitis in Mongolia. J Med Virol. 2006;78:542-50 pubmed
    ..were clinically diagnosed with sporadic acute hepatitis between December 2004 and January 2005 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, were studied. IgM antibodies to hepatitis A virus were detected in 18 patients (16...
  4. Sereno P, Xijin Z, Lin T. A new psittacosaur from Inner Mongolia and the parrot-like structure and function of the psittacosaur skull. Proc Biol Sci. 2010;277:199-209 pubmed publisher
    We describe a new species of psittacosaur, Psittacosaurus gobiensis, from the Lower Cretaceous of Inner Mongolia and outline a hypothesis of chewing function in psittacosaurs that in many respects parallels that in psittaciform birds...
  5. Zhang T, Liu X, Bromley H, Tang S. Perceptions of tuberculosis and health seeking behaviour in rural Inner Mongolia, China. Health Policy. 2007;81:155-65 pubmed
    ..study aimed to explore perceptions of TB, and health care seeking pathways, among poor rural communities in Inner Mongolia. Twenty focus group discussions (FGDs) were held and 105 farmers were included...
  6. Dondog B, Clifford G, Vaccarella S, Waterboer T, Unurjargal D, Avirmed D, et al. Human papillomavirus infection in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia: a population-based study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2008;17:1731-8 pubmed publisher
    ..To investigate HPV infection in Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia, we obtained cervical cell specimens from a population of 969 women ages 15 to 59 years...
  7. Lopatin A, Averianov A. The earliest lagomorph (Lagomorpha, Mammalia) from the basal Eocene of Mongolia. Dokl Biol Sci. 2008;419:131-2 pubmed
  8. Kuramitsu M, Kuroiwa C, Yoshida H, Miyoshi M, Okumura J, Shimizu H, et al. Non-polio enterovirus isolation among families in Ulaanbaatar and Tov province, Mongolia: prevalence, intrafamilial spread, and risk factors for infection. Epidemiol Infect. 2005;133:1131-42 pubmed
    ..An epidemiological survey of non-polio enterovirus among families in Mongolia was conducted in the late summer of 2003. Stools of 122 healthy persons were collected weekly for 5 weeks...
  9. Li Y, Xia Y, He L, Ning Z, Wu K, Zhao B, et al. Neurosensory effects of chronic exposure to arsenic via drinking water in Inner Mongolia: I. Signs, symptoms and pinprick testing. J Water Health. 2006;4:29-37 pubmed
    ..testing of the arms and legs and knee-jerk test were administered to 321 residents of the Bamen region of Inner Mongolia, China. Arsenic in water was measured by hydride generation atomic fluorescence...

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  1. Changchun Y, Li X, Xiaolei Z, Hui Z, Hong Z. Genetic analysis on Tuoba Xianbei remains excavated from Qilang Mountain Cemetery in Qahar Right Wing Middle Banner of Inner Mongolia. FEBS Lett. 2006;580:6242-6 pubmed
    ..25%) and D (43.75%). According to the published data were considered, we can suggest that the Tuoba Xianbei presented a close genetic affinity to Oroqen, Outer Mongolian and Ewenki populations, especially Oroqen. ..
  2. Burenbaatar B, Bakheit M, Plutzer J, Suzuki N, Igarashi I, Ongerth J, et al. Prevalence and genotyping of Cryptosporidium species from farm animals in Mongolia. Parasitol Res. 2008;102:901-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The present work reports the first data on Cryptosporidium species in animals from Mongolia. Further studies are necessary to understand the epidemiology and transmission of Cryptosporidium in domestic ..
  3. Bai Y, Han X, Wu J, Chen Z, Li L. Ecosystem stability and compensatory effects in the Inner Mongolia grassland. Nature. 2004;431:181-4 pubmed
    ..On the basis of a 24-year study of the Inner Mongolia grassland, here we present three key findings...
  4. Bohannon J. Climate change. The big thaw reaches Mongolia's pristine north. Science. 2008;319:567-8 pubmed publisher
  5. Wang Y, He T, Wen X, Li T, Waili T, Zhang W, et al. Human cystic echinococcosis in two Mongolian communities in Hobukesar (China) and Bulgan (Mongolia). Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2005;99:692-8 pubmed
    ..to investigate the prevalence of human cystic echinococcosis (CE) in traditional Mongolian communities in western Mongolia and Xinjiang (northwest China), studies were carried out between 1995 and 2000, on two ethnically identical ..
  6. Rüegg S, Torgerson P, Doherr M, Deplazes P, Bose R, Robert N, et al. Equine piroplasmoses at the reintroduction site of the Przewalski's horse (Equus ferus przewalskii) in Mongolia. J Wildl Dis. 2006;42:518-26 pubmed
    ..possible cause of mortality in reintroduced Przewalski's horses (Equus ferus przewalskii) in the Dsungarian Gobi (Mongolia)...
  7. Ebright J, Altantsetseg T, Oyungerel R. Emerging infectious diseases in Mongolia. Emerg Infect Dis. 2003;9:1509-15 pubmed
    Since 1990, Mongolia's health system has been in transition. Impressive gains have been accomplished through a national immunization program, which was instituted in 1991...
  8. Elkady A, Tanaka Y, Kurbanov F, Oynsuren T, Mizokami M. Virological and clinical implication of core promoter C1752/V1753 and T1764/G1766 mutations in hepatitis B virus genotype D infection in Mongolia. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2008;23:474-81 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of the present study was to reveal virological and clinical features of hepatitis B virus (HBV) genotype D infection...
  9. Bernstein J, Stibich M, LeBaron S. Use of traditional medicine in Mongolia: a survey. Complement Ther Med. 2002;10:42-5 pubmed
    ..Survey based interviews were conducted in a sample of 90 adults. Darkhan, Mongolia. Measures included the annual frequency of visits to practitioners of traditional and Western medicine as well as ..
  10. Ito A, Agvaandaram G, Bat Ochir O, Chuluunbaatar B, Gonchigsenghe N, Yanagida T, et al. Histopathological, serological, and molecular confirmation of indigenous alveolar echinococcosis cases in Mongolia. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2010;82:266-9 pubmed publisher
    Alveolar echinococcosis cases diagnosed histopathologically in 2002, 2006, 2007, and 2009 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia were reconfirmed by evaluating the cytochrome c oxidase subunit I gene of mitochondrial DNA...
  11. Novacek M, Rougier G, Wible J, McKenna M, Dashzeveg D, Horovitz I. Epipubic bones in eutherian mammals from the late Cretaceous of Mongolia. Nature. 1997;389:483-6 pubmed
    ..Here we describe a new eutherian from the Late Cretaceous period of Mongolia, and report the first record of epipubic bones in two distinct eutherian lineages...
  12. Tserenbataa T, Ramey R, Ryder O, Quinn T, Reading R. A population genetic comparison of argali sheep (Ovis ammon) in Mongolia using the ND5 gene of mitochondrial DNA; implications for conservation. Mol Ecol. 2004;13:1333-9 pubmed
    ..to infer aspects of population structure and to test subspecific designations of argali sheep (Ovis ammon) in Mongolia. Analysis of molecular variance (AMOVA) revealed greater variation within than among putative subspecies and ..
  13. Kaneko A, Urnaa V, Nakamura K, Kizuki M, Seino K, Inose T, et al. Vitamin D receptor polymorphism among rickets children in Mongolia. J Epidemiol. 2007;17:25-9 pubmed
    It was reported that 32% of children under five years old in Mongolia had symptoms of rickets. Vitamin D receptor (VDR) gene polymorphism has received attention in relation to bone metabolism...
  14. Baatarkhuu O, Kim D, Ahn S, Nymadawa P, Dahgwahdorj Y, Shagdarsuren M, et al. Prevalence and genotype distribution of hepatitis C virus among apparently healthy individuals in Mongolia: a population-based nationwide study. Liver Int. 2008;28:1389-95 pubmed publisher
    Hepatitis C virus (HCV) is one of the major causes of liver cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in Mongolia. However, there are no data concerning nationwide prevalence of HCV infection in Mongolia...
  15. Li H, Xu T, Tong W, Liu Y, Zhao L, Zhang Y. Comparison of cardiovascular risk factors between prehypertension and hypertension in a Mongolian population, Inner Mongolia, China. Circ J. 2008;72:1666-73 pubmed
    ..of cardiovascular risk factors between prehypertension and hypertension in Mongolian populations, Inner Mongolia, China. A total of 2,589 Mongolians aged 20 years and over were recruited as study participants...
  16. Witte S, Batsukh A, Chang M. Sexual risk behaviors, alcohol abuse, and intimate partner violence among sex workers in Mongolia: implications for HIV prevention intervention development. J Prev Interv Community. 2010;38:89-103 pubmed publisher
    ..behaviors, alcohol abuse, intimate partner violence, and psychological distress among 48 female sex workers in Mongolia to inform the design of a gender-specific, HIV/STI prevention intervention for this population...
  17. Gordon J, Emmel N, Manaseki S, Chambers J. Perceptions of the health effects of stoves in Mongolia. J Health Organ Manag. 2007;21:580-7 pubmed
    The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the views of stove users in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on how stoves affect their health...
  18. Rentsen T, Enkhtuya B, Nymadawa P, Kobune F, Suzuki K, Yoshida H, et al. Measles outbreak after a post-honeymoon period in Mongolia, 2001. Jpn J Infect Dis. 2007;60:198-9 pubmed
    In spite of the routine 2-dose vaccination and three recent supplemental immunizations, Mongolia experienced a measles outbreak in 2001, the largest epidemic in the country since 1984...
  19. Davaalkham D, Ojima T, Wiersma S, Lkhagvasuren T, Nymadawa P, Uehara R, et al. Administration of hepatitis B vaccine in winter as a significant predictor of the poor effectiveness of vaccination in rural Mongolia: evidence from a nationwide survey. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2007;61:578-84 pubmed
    ..Our recent nationwide survey in Mongolia has observed significant urban-rural differences in the prevalence of HBV infection among vaccinated cohorts...
  20. Roberts A, Oyun C, Batnasan E, Laing L. Exploring the social and cultural context of sexual health for young people in Mongolia: implications for health promotion. Soc Sci Med. 2005;60:1487-98 pubmed
    Recent political, economic, and cultural changes in Mongolia make its large proportion of young people vulnerable to HIV infection...
  21. Logez S, Soyolgerel G, Fields R, Luby S, Hutin Y. Rapid assessment of injection practices in Mongolia. Am J Infect Control. 2004;32:31-7 pubmed
    Anecdotal reports suggest that unsafe injections may transmit blood-borne pathogens in Mongolia. The Ministry of Health of Mongolia collected information on injection practices, their determinants, and their consequences through ..
  22. Kohrt B, Hruschka D, Kohrt H, Panebianco N, Tsagaankhuu G. Distribution of distress in post-socialist Mongolia: a cultural epidemiology of yadargaa. Soc Sci Med. 2004;58:471-85 pubmed
    This study discusses quality of life in post-socialist Mongolia. Yadargaa, a fatigue-related illness in traditional Mongolian medicine, results from lifestyle imbalance...
  23. Tsatsralt Od B, Takahashi M, Nishizawa T, Endo K, Inoue J, Okamoto H. High prevalence of dual or triple infection of hepatitis B, C, and delta viruses among patients with chronic liver disease in Mongolia. J Med Virol. 2005;77:491-9 pubmed
    b>Mongolia is known for its high endemicity for hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV), and hepatitis delta virus (HDV) infections among apparently healthy individuals...
  24. Amindavaa O, Kristensen S, Pak C, Khalzan D, Chultemsuren B, Randall A, et al. Sexually transmitted infections among pregnant women attending antenatal clinics in Mongolia: potential impact on the Mongolian HIV epidemic. Int J STD AIDS. 2005;16:153-7 pubmed
    We conducted Mongolia's first nation-wide cross-sectional survey of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among pregnant women attending prenatal care. Among our 2000 participants, 386 (19...
  25. Sovd T, Mmari K, Lipovsek V, Manaseki Holland S. Acceptability as a key determinant of client satisfaction: lessons from an evaluation of adolescent friendly health services in Mongolia. J Adolesc Health. 2006;38:519-26 pubmed
    ..health service quality are most likely to determine client satisfaction with health services among adolescents in Mongolia. Data were gathered from 1301 male and female clients...
  26. Nolan W, Baasanhu J, Undraa A, Uranchimeg D, Ganzorig S, Johnson G. Screening for primary angle closure in Mongolia: a randomised controlled trial to determine whether screening and prophylactic treatment will reduce the incidence of primary angle closure glaucoma in an east Asian population. Br J Ophthalmol. 2003;87:271-4 pubmed
    ..screening and prophylactic treatment will reduce the incidence of primary angle closure glaucoma (PACG) in Mongolia. A total of 4725 individuals aged 50 years and above were recruited to the study and randomised to intervention ..
  27. Viinanen A, Munhbayarlah S, Zevgee T, Narantsetseg L, Naidansuren T, Koskenvuo M, et al. Prevalence of asthma, allergic rhinoconjunctivitis and allergic sensitization in Mongolia. Allergy. 2005;60:1370-7 pubmed
    Studies in countries, such as Mongolia, which are in transition from farming to industrial society permit evaluation of the impact of environmental change on atopic diseases...
  28. Ketz Riley C, Reichard M, Van Den Bussche R, Hoover J, Meinkoth J, Kocan A. An intraerythrocytic small piroplasm in wild-caught Pallas's cats (Otocolobus manul) from Mongolia. J Wildl Dis. 2003;39:424-30 pubmed
    During the quarantine examination of four Pallas's cats (Otocolobus manul) imported from Mongolia in October and December 2000, intraerythrocytic piroplasms were detected on Wright-Giemsa stained blood films that were morphologically ..
  29. Erdenebaatar J, Sugar S, Yondondorj A, Nagabayashi T, Syuto B, Watarai M, et al. Serological differentiation of Brucella-vaccinated and -infected domesticated animals by the agar gel immunodiffusion test using Brucella polysaccharide in mongolia. J Vet Med Sci. 2002;64:839-41 pubmed
    To investigate Brucella infection in cattle, sheep, goat, reindeer and yak in Mongolia, serological reactions of Brucella-infected and -vaccinated domestic animals were compared by the agar gel immunodiffusion (AGID) test with a ..
  30. Inoue J, Takahashi M, Nishizawa T, Narantuya L, Sakuma M, Kagawa Y, et al. High prevalence of hepatitis delta virus infection detectable by enzyme immunoassay among apparently healthy individuals in Mongolia. J Med Virol. 2005;76:333-40 pubmed
    ..4+/-13.9 years; 126 males and 123 females) in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. To investigate further the prevalence of HDV infection there, the same serum samples obtained from the cohort ..
  31. Chimeddorj B, Pak C, Damdin A, Okamoto N, Miyagi Y. Distribution of HPV-16 intratypic variants among women with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and invasive cervical cancer in Mongolia. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2008;9:563-8 pubmed
    ..We analyzed samples from 374 randomly selected women who attended the National Cancer Center of Mongolia between January 2002 and July 2007, including 147 invasive cervical cancer patients, 127 CIN patients and 100 age-..
  32. Xue Y, Zerjal T, Bao W, Zhu S, Lim S, Shu Q, et al. Recent spread of a Y-chromosomal lineage in northern China and Mongolia. Am J Hum Genet. 2005;77:1112-6 pubmed
    We have identified a Y-chromosomal lineage that is unusually frequent in northeastern China and Mongolia, in which a haplotype cluster defined by 15 Y short tandem repeats was carried by approximately 3...
  33. Suvd J, Gerel B, Otgooloi H, Purevsuren D, Zolzaya H, Roglic G, et al. Glucose intolerance and associated factors in Mongolia: results of a national survey. Diabet Med. 2002;19:502-8 pubmed
    ..IGT)-and of related conditions such as obesity and hypertension, was studied in six population samples in Mongolia in 1999...
  34. Mo J, Xia Y, Wade T, Schmitt M, Le X, Dang R, et al. Chronic arsenic exposure and oxidative stress: OGG1 expression and arsenic exposure, nail selenium, and skin hyperkeratosis in Inner Mongolia. Environ Health Perspect. 2006;114:835-41 pubmed
    ..Bayingnormen (Ba Men) residents in Inner Mongolia are chronically exposed to As via drinking water...
  35. Shiwaku K, Nogi A, Kitajima K, Anuurad E, Enkhmaa B, Yamasaki M, et al. Prevalence of the metabolic syndrome using the modified ATP III definitions for workers in Japan, Korea and Mongolia. J Occup Health. 2005;47:126-35 pubmed
    ..We believe that the ATP III-BMI25 definition is suitable for the determination of metabolic syndrome among Japanese and Koreans, and that the ATP III-BMI30 is more appropriate for Mongolians. ..
  36. Enkhtuya B, Badamusuren T, Dondog N, Khandsuren L, Elbegtuya N, Jargal G, et al. Reaching every district - development and testing of a health micro-planning strategy for reaching difficult to reach populations in Mongolia. Rural Remote Health. 2009;9:1045 pubmed
    Since the 1990s, Mongolia has undergone a rapid social and economic transition with migration to the urban areas of the national capital Ulaanbaatar...
  37. Sharkhuu T. Helminths of goats in Mongolia. Vet Parasitol. 2001;101:161-9 pubmed
    Post-mortem examinations of 236 goats from all provinces in Mongolia were performed for the study of helminths in goats. Thirty-nine helminth species belonging to three classes, 14 families and 23 genera were found...
  38. Edstam J, Dulmaa N, Nymadawa P, Rinchin A, Khulan J, Kimball A. Comparison of hepatitis B vaccine coverage and effectiveness among urban and rural Mongolian 2-year-olds. Prev Med. 2002;34:207-14 pubmed
    The prevalence of hepatitis B (HBV) carriage in Mongolia is reported to be 14%. Universal HBV immunization of newborns has been shown to decrease carriage in Asian populations. Mongolia began universal newborn vaccination in 1991...
  39. Hagan J, Dulmaa N. Risk factors and prevalence of HIV and sexually transmitted infections among low-income female commercial sex workers in Mongolia. Sex Transm Dis. 2007;34:83-7 pubmed
    b>Mongolia has very low HIV prevalence despite high rates of sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Low-income female sex workers (FSWs) may be at high risk for acquiring and spreading the disease in Mongolia...
  40. Davaalkham D, Ojima T, Uehara R, Watanabe M, Oki I, Nymadawa P, et al. Hepatitis delta virus infection in mongolia: analyses of geographic distribution, risk factors, and disease severity. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2006;75:365-9 pubmed
    ..26-16.55) predicted the seropositivity for antibody to HDV. These results suggest that parenteral exposures in health care settings and household transmission are the main routes of HDV transmission among Mongolian children. ..
  41. Morgan A, Young R, Narankhand B, Chen S, Cottriall C, Hosking S. Prevalence rate of myopia in schoolchildren in rural Mongolia. Optom Vis Sci. 2006;83:53-6 pubmed
    ..b>Mongolia is an emerging Asian economy with limited ophthalmic resources...
  42. Bayasgalan G, Naranbat D, Tsedmaa B, Tsogmaa B, Sukhee D, Amarjargal O, et al. Clinical patterns and major causes of infertility in Mongolia. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2004;30:386-93 pubmed
    To determine the clinical patterns and major causes of infertility in Mongolia, based on the clinical and laboratory findings of both partners, and to compare the findings with data from the published World Health Organization (WHO) ..
  43. Cherian M, Noel L, Buyanjargal Y, Salik G. Essential emergency surgical, procedures in resource-limited facilities: a WHO workshop in Mongolia. World Hosp Health Serv. 2004;40:24-9 pubmed
    ..workshop on essential emergency surgical procedures was organised in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Mongolia. The participants included doctors and nurses from the six selected aimags (provinces)...
  44. Odontsetseg N, Mweene A, Kida H. Viral and bacterial diseases in livestock in Mongolia. Jpn J Vet Res. 2005;52:151-62 pubmed
    ..on the status of infectious diseases that are serious for animal health and have adverse economic effects in Mongolia. Data presented here are limited due to the lack of published or other easily available documents...
  45. Keyser Tracqui C, Crubezy E, Ludes B. Nuclear and mitochondrial DNA analysis of a 2,000-year-old necropolis in the Egyin Gol Valley of Mongolia. Am J Hum Genet. 2003;73:247-60 pubmed
    DNA was extracted from the skeletal remains of 62 specimens excavated from the Egyin Gol necropolis, in northern Mongolia. This burial site is linked to the Xiongnu period and was used from the 3rd century b.c. to the 2nd century a.d...
  46. Dulamsuren C, Hauck M, Bader M, Osokhjargal D, Oyungerel S, Nyambayar S, et al. Water relations and photosynthetic performance in Larix sibirica growing in the forest-steppe ecotone of northern Mongolia. Tree Physiol. 2009;29:99-110 pubmed publisher
    ..trees growing at the borderline between taiga and steppe in northern Mongolia. Larix sibirica is the main tree species in these forests covering 80% of Mongolia's forested area...
  47. Schmitt M, Schreinemachers D, Wu K, Ning Z, Zhao B, Le X, et al. Human nails as a biomarker of arsenic exposure from well water in Inner Mongolia: comparing atomic fluorescence spectrometry and neutron activation analysis. Biomarkers. 2005;10:95-104 pubmed
    Arsenic (As) is found naturally in the geological strata within the Ba Men Region of Inner Mongolia, China...
  48. Tekin M, Xia X, Erdenetungalag R, Cengiz F, White T, Radnaabazar J, et al. GJB2 mutations in Mongolia: complex alleles, low frequency, and reduced fitness of the deaf. Ann Hum Genet. 2010;74:155-64 pubmed publisher
    ..non-syndromic sensorineural deafness, who were ascertained through the only residential school for the deaf in Mongolia, and in 217 hearing controls. Twenty different alleles, including four novel changes, were identified...
  49. Baasanhu J, Johnson G, Burendei G, Minassian D. Prevalence and causes of blindness and visual impairment in Mongolia: a survey of populations aged 40 years and older. Bull World Health Organ. 1994;72:771-6 pubmed
    ..Cataract and glaucoma were the commonest blinding disorders, each accounting for around 35% of the blindness. Trauma accounts for a high proportion of those monocularly blind. Trachoma and xerophthalmia were not found. ..
  50. Tsogt G, Naranbat N, Buyankhisig B, Batkhuyag B, Fujiki A, Mori T. The nationwide tuberculosis drug resistance survey in Mongolia, 1999. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2002;6:289-94 pubmed
    b>Mongolia, a country in the Western Pacific Region burdened with many cases of tuberculosis, with rapid expansion of DOTS over the last several years...
  51. Kurbanov F, Tanaka Y, Elkady A, Oyunsuren T, Mizokami M. Tracing hepatitis C and Delta viruses to estimate their contribution in HCC rates in Mongolia. J Viral Hepat. 2007;14:667-74 pubmed
    An estimated incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in Mongolia is currently one of the highest in the world...
  52. Zinsstag J, Roth F, Orkhon D, Chimed Ochir G, Nansalmaa M, Kolar J, et al. A model of animal-human brucellosis transmission in Mongolia. Prev Vet Med. 2005;69:77-95 pubmed
    We developed a dynamic model of livestock-to-human brucellosis transmission in Mongolia. The compartmental model considers transmission within sheep and cattle populations and the transmission to humans as additive components...
  53. Walder G, Lkhamsuren E, Shagdar A, Bataa J, Batmunkh T, Orth D, et al. Serological evidence for tick-borne encephalitis, borreliosis, and human granulocytic anaplasmosis in Mongolia. Int J Med Microbiol. 2006;296 Suppl 40:69-75 pubmed
    Five hundred and forty-five serum samples from donors from various parts of Mongolia were investigated for antibodies against the tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) virus, Borrelia burgdorferi, and Anaplasma phagocytophilum...