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Eleven spp. isolates with the antigenic type 11:z:e,n,z - not referred to in the 9th edition of the White-Kauffman–Le Minor Scheme - were identified at the National Reference Laboratory for in Greece. Their pulsed-field gel electrophoresis profiles were indistinguishable. No apparent epidemiological link has yet been identified; the results of a case–case study are pending.


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