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Human Melioidosis, Malawi, 2011

Katangwe, Thembi, Purcell, Janet, Bar-Zeev, Naor, Denis, Brigitte, Montgomery, Jacqui, Alaerts, Maaike, Heyderman, Robert, Dance, David A.B., Kennedy, Neil, Feasey, Nicholas and Moxon, Christopher A. (2013) 'Human Melioidosis, Malawi, 2011'. Emerging Infectious Diseases, Vol 19, Issue 6, pp. 981-984.

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A case of human melioidosis caused by a novel sequence type of Burkholderia pseudomallei occurred in a child in Malawi, southern Africa. A literature review showed that human cases reported from the continent have been increasing.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health > WA 105 Epidemiology
WC Communicable Diseases > Infection. Bacterial Infections > Other Bacterial Infections. Zoonotic Bacterial Infections > WC 330 Pseudomonas infections. Glanders
Faculty: Department: Clinical Sciences & International Health > Clinical Sciences Department
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Depositing User: Lynn Roberts-Maloney
Date Deposited: 25 Feb 2015 11:51
Last Modified: 17 Jul 2020 10:57


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