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NE

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for NIGER.
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Beechnuts and outbreaks of nephropathia epidemica (NE): of mast, mice and men.
Puumala virus (PUUV), by far the most frequent cause of hantavirus disease in Germany (7), causes a milder form of HFRS (8) called nephropathia epidemica (NE).
Usually PUUV causes mild HFRS (also called nephropathia epidemica [NE]).
A new Puumala hantavirus subtype in rodents associated with an outbreak of nephropathia epidemica in South-East Germany in 2004.
In parts of Europe, including Sweden, Puumala virus (PUUV) causes nephropathia epidemica (NE), a relatively mild form of HFRS with case-fatality rates of 0.