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The coccidian parasite Cyclospora cayetanensis is recognized as an emerging pathogen that causes protracted diarrhea in humans. The first cases of Cyclospora infection were reported in the late 1970s and were observed among expatriates and travelers in regions where infections are endemic. Since...

Author(s)
Ortega, Y. R.; Sanchez, R.
Publisher
American Society for Microbiology (ASM), Washington, USA
Citation
Clinical Microbiology Reviews, 2010, 23, 1, pp 218-234
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Background. Mexico and Central America are important travel destinations for North American and European travelers. There is limited information on regional differences in travel related morbidity. Methods. We describe the morbidity among 4779 ill travelers returned from Mexico and Central America...

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Flores-Figueroa, J.; Okhuysen, P. C.; Sonnenburg, F. von; DuPont, H. L.; Libman, M. D.; Keystone, J. S.; Hale, D. C.; Burchard, G.; Han, P. V.; Wilder-Smith, A.; Freedman, D. O.
Publisher
Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK
Citation
Clinical Infectious Diseases, 2011, 53, 6, pp 523-531
Abstract

An ongoing outbreak of Cryptococcus gattii caused infections, which emerged on Vancouver Island and the Pacific Northwest, has affected more than 200 of the islands' residents, of whom eight died. While C. gattii infections are rarely described in travelers, we report a case of cryptococcosis...

Author(s)
Hagen, F.; Assen, S. van; Luijckx, G. J.; Boekhout, T.; Kampinga, G. A.
Publisher
Informa Healthcare, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Medical Mycology, 2010, 48, 3, pp 528-531
Abstract

A total of 13 students (aged 16 to 18 y) and 2 teachers from a school in Trail, British Columbia (BC), Canada, travelled in Belize with 2 guides (1 Canadian, 1 from Belize) from 16-26 March 2000. On 18 March, all students, staff, and both guides had a 3-hour excursion into a cave where bats were...

Author(s)
Buxton, J. A.; Meenakshi Dawar; Wheat, L. J.; Black, W. A.; Ames, N. G.; Mugford, M.; Patrick, D. M.
Publisher
B. C. Decker Inc., Hamilton, Canada
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2002, 9, 1, pp 48-50

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