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Corynebacterium diphtheriae (toxigenic strains)
Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever virus
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Kyasanur Forest disease virus
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Plasmodium falciparum, vivax, ovale and malariae
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Streptococcus pyogenes (from blood, cerebrospinal fluid or other normally sterile site)
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West Nile fever virus
Yellow Fever virus
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