Volume 26, Number 4—April 2020
Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome, Japan, 2013–2017
|Patient no.||Onset year||Age, y/sex||Outcome||Tick bite||Species of ill companion animal||Direct exposure to ill animal’s body fluid||Outcome of ill companion animals||SFTSV detection from animals|
|2||2016||57/F||Died||No||Cat||Yes (bite)||Died||Not tested†|
*SFTSV, severe fever with thrombocytopenia virus (Huaiyangshan banyangvirus).
†Clinical and laboratory findings were similar to those of human case.
1Current affiliation: Saitama Prefectural Government, Saitama, Japan.
2Current affiliation: Okayama University of Science, Ehime, Japan.
3Current affiliation: Toyama Institute of Health, Toyama, Japan.
4Group members are listed at the end of the article.