Severe Infections in the Returning Traveler
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The ease of air travel has made spread of infectious agents a global problem. There are a multitude of tropical diseases ranging from benign viral illnesses to highly contagious and life-threatening diseases and it is important to take a detailed clinical and travel history from the ill returning traveller, especially in the fi rst 4 weeks of return.
KeywordsSevere Acute Respiratory Syndrome Severe Malaria Cerebral Malaria Viral Hemorrhagic Fever Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome
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