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  • Campagnolo ER, Tewari D, Farone TS, Livengood JL, Mason KL. Evidence of Powassan/deer tick virus in black-legged ticks (Ixodes scapularis) recovered from hunter-harvested white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in Pennsylvania: a public health perspective. Zoonoses Public Health 2018;65:589-94.
  • Corrin T, Greig J, Harding S, et al. Powassan virus, a scoping review of the global evidence. Zoonoses Public Health 2018;65:595-624.
  • Ebel GD. Update on Powassan virus: emergence of a North American tick-borne flavivirus. Annu Rev Entomol. 2010;55:95-110.
  • Ebel GD, Kramer LD. Short report: duration of tick attachment required for transmission of Powassan virus by deer ticks. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2004;71(3):268-271.
  • El Khoury MY, Camargo JF, White, JL, Backenson BP, Dupuis II AP, et al. Potential Role of Deer Tick Virus in Powassan Encephalitis Cases in Lyme Disease-endemic Areas of New York, USA. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Dec;19(12):1926.
  • Hermance ME, Thangamani S. Powassan virus: an emerging arbovirus of public health concern in North America. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2017;17:453-62.
  • Hinten SR, Beckett GA, Gensheimer KF, et al. Increased recognition of Powassan encephalitis in the United States, 1999-2005. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2008;8(6):733-740.
  • Johnson DK, Staples JE, Sotir MJ, Warshauer DM, Davis JP. Tickborne Powassan virus infections among Wisconsin residents. Wis Med J. 2010;109(2):91-7.
  • Krow-Lucal ER, Lindsey NP, Fischer M, Hills SL. Powassan virus disease in the United States, 2006-2016. Vector-Borne Zoonotic Dis 2018;18:286-90.
  • Neitzel DF, Lynfield R, Smith K. Powassan virus encephalitis, Minnesota, USA. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Apr;19(4):686.
  • Patel KM, Johnson J, Zacharioudakis IM, et al. First confirmed case of Powassan neuroinvasive disease in Rhode Island. IDCases 2018;12:84-7.
  • Piantadosi A, Rubin DB, McQuillen DP, Hsu L, et al. Emerging Cases of Powassan Virus Encephalitis in New England: Clinical Presentation, Imaging, and Review of the Literature. Clin Infect Dis. 2016;62(6):707-13.
  • Romero JR, Simonsen KA. Powassan encephalitis and Colorado tick fever. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2008;22(3):545-559.
  • Solomon IH, Spera KM, Ryan SL, et al. Fatal Powassan encephalitis (deer tick virus, lineage II) in a patient with fever and orchitis receiving rituximab. JAMA Neurol 2018;75:746-50.
  • Tavakoli NP, Wang H, Dupuis M, et al. Fatal case of deer tick virus encephalitis. N Engl J Med. 2009;360(20):2099-2107.