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Table 2 List of Infectious diseases/pathogens with minimum occurrences of five times in infection-related literature (1980–2019)

From: Bibliometric analysis of peer-reviewed literature on climate change and human health with an emphasis on infectious diseases

Disease / Pathogena Number of occurrences in author keywords
Malaria 112
Dengue 76
Arbovirus 33
Diarrhea 23
Lyme disease 18
Chikungunya 14
Cholera 12
Salmonella 12
West Nile virus 11
Schistosomiasis 11
Plasmodium falciparum 11
Influenza 11
Plasmodium vivax 10
Tick-borne Encephalitis 9
Ross River virus 8
Zika 8
Rift valley fever 7
Leptospirosis 6
Leishmaniasis 6
Japanese encephalitis 6
Campylobacter 5
Cercariae 5
Chagas disease 5
Hantaviruses 5
  1. aThis list is not 100% inclusive of all pathogens or infections present in the retrieved literature. Please see result section and Fig. 3 for more details