Table 6

D. reticularis, I. hexagonusandI. arboricolatested in the multiplex real-time PCR for theN. mikurensis.
Tick species Tested (n) Positive (n) Prevalence (%)
I. arboricola 79 0 0% (<5%)
I. hexagonus 169 0 0% (<2%)
Dermacentor reticulatus 177 0 0% (<2%)

Confidence intervals (95%), which were calculated using Fisher's exact test.

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