Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology

Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology / 1998 / Article

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Volume 9 |Article ID 564190 | https://doi.org/10.1155/1998/564190

Dennis Kunimoto, Kevin Krause, Doug Morrison, "First Case of (Imported) Babesiosis Diagnosed in Canada", Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, vol. 9, Article ID 564190, 3 pages, 1998. https://doi.org/10.1155/1998/564190

First Case of (Imported) Babesiosis Diagnosed in Canada

Received22 Oct 1997
Accepted21 Jan 1998

Abstract

This paper describes the first case of babesiosis diagnosed in Canada. This case highlights the need for clinicians to be aware of diseases that may be endemic elsewhere and the importance of a travel history in a patient’s assessment.

Copyright © 1998 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


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