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Serologic Analysis of Returned Travelers with Fever, Sweden

Askling, Helena H. ; Lesko, Birgitta ; Vene, Sirkka ; Berndtson, Angerd ; Björkman, Per LU orcid ; Bläckberg, Jonas LU ; Bronner, Ulf ; Follin, Per ; Hellgren, Urban and Palmerus, Maria , et al. (2009) In Emerging Infectious Diseases 15(11). p.1805-1808
Abstract
We studied 1,432 febrile travelers from Sweden who had returned from malaria-endemic areas during March 2005-March 2008. In 383 patients, paired serum samples were blindly analyzed for influenza and 7 other agents. For 21% of 115 patients with fever of unknown origin, serologic analysis showed that influenza was the major cause.
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Emerging Infectious Diseases
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15
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11
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1805 - 1808
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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1080-6040
DOI
10.3201/eid1511.091157
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English
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The information about affiliations in this record was updated in December 2015. The record was previously connected to the following departments: Division of Infection Medicine (SUS) (013008000), Infectious Diseases Research Unit (013242010)
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  abstract     = {We studied 1,432 febrile travelers from Sweden who had returned from malaria-endemic areas during March 2005-March 2008. In 383 patients, paired serum samples were blindly analyzed for influenza and 7 other agents. For 21% of 115 patients with fever of unknown origin, serologic analysis showed that influenza was the major cause.},
  author       = {Askling, Helena H. and Lesko, Birgitta and Vene, Sirkka and Berndtson, Angerd and Björkman, Per and Bläckberg, Jonas and Bronner, Ulf and Follin, Per and Hellgren, Urban and Palmerus, Maria and Ekdahl, Karl and Tegnell, Anders and Struwe, Johan},
  issn         = {1080-6040},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {11},
  pages        = {1805--1808},
  publisher    = {Centers for Disease Control and Prevention},
  series       = {Emerging Infectious Diseases},
  title        = {Serologic Analysis of Returned Travelers with Fever, Sweden},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.3201/eid1511.091157},
  doi          = {10.3201/eid1511.091157},
  volume       = {15},
  year         = {2009},
}