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- Ríos-Muñoz, César A., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Ticks and tick-borne diseases 2016 v.7 no.6 pp. 1139-1145
- Amblyomma; Rickettsia; Rocky Mountain spotted fever; antibodies; coasts; human population; humans; patients; risk; temperature; ticks; Mexico; South America
- ... We report the first case of “Candidatus Rickettsia amblyommii” detected in Amblyomma mixtum ticks on humans on the west coast of Mexico. This is the most western record of “Ca. R. amblyommii” in the Western Hemisphere, representing the first record for the western coast of the Americas. Even if the record is far from the previously known locations for the species it does not represent a new record ...