Cuadros J.,Clinical Microbiology and Parasitology |
Gil H.,Nacional Center for Microbiology |
De Miguel J.,Internal Medicine |
Marabe G.,Internal Medicine |
And 5 more authors.
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene | Year: 2011
We report the first case of imported melioidosis in Spain from a diabetic immigrant who visited West Africa during the rainy season. Because of the unusual presentation of this disease in Africa, clinical and microbiological diagnosis of imported melioidosis from this continent can be very elusive. Copyright © 2011 by The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Source