Spatiotemporal Patterns of Anthrax, Vietnam, 1990–2015
Morgan A. Walker1
, Luong Minh Tan1
, Le Hai Dang, Pham Van Khang, Hoang Thi Thu Ha, Tran Thi Mai Hung, Ho Hoang Dung, Dang Duc Anh, Tran Nhu Duong, Ted Hadfield, Pham Quang Thai, and Jason K. Blackburn1
Author affiliations: University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA (M.A. Walker, L.M. Tan, T. Hadfield, J.K. Blackburn); National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, Hanoi, Vietnam (LH. Dang, P.V. Khang, H.T.T. Ha, T.T.M. Hung, H.H. Dung, D. Duc Anh, T.N. Duong, P.Q. Thai)
Figure 1. Regions of Vietnam. Current reports of anthrax in Vietnam are concentrated in the Northern Midlands and Mountainous region (inset), especially in 6 provinces bordering or close to China: Dien Bien, Lai Chau, Lao Cai, Ha Giang, Son La, and Cao Bang.
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