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Emergence of melioidosis in Indonesia and today’s challenges

Abstract:

A recent modeling study estimated that there could be as many as 20,000 human melioidosis cases per year in Indonesia, with around 10,000 potential deaths annually. Nonetheless, the true burden of melioidosis in Indonesia is still unknown. The Indonesia Melioidosis Network was formed during the first melioidosis workshop in 2017. Here, we reviewed 101 melioidosis cases (99 human and two animal cases) previously reported and described an additional 45 human melioidosis cases. All 146 culture-c...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3390/tropicalmed3010032

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Indonesian Association of Clinical Microbiologists More from this funder
International Melioidosis Society More from this funder
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MDPI Publisher's website
Journal:
Tropical Medicine and Infectious Disease Journal website
Volume:
3
Issue:
1
Pages:
32-32
Publication date:
2018-03-13
Acceptance date:
2018-03-07
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2414-6366
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858434
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2018-06-21

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