Imported Infectious Diseases in Mobile Populations, Spain

@inproceedings{MongeMaillo2009ImportedID,
  title={Imported Infectious Diseases in Mobile Populations, Spain},
  author={Bego{\~n}a Monge-Maillo and Beatriz Carolina Jim{\'e}nez and Jos{\'e} Antonio P{\'e}rez-Molina and Francesca Norman and Miriam Navarro and Ana P{\'e}rez-Ayala and Juan Mar{\'i}a Ruiz Herrero and Pilar Zamarr{\'o}n and Rogelio L{\'o}pez-V{\'e}lez},
  booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases},
  year={2009}
}
Migration has contributed to the emergence of certain infectious diseases. To determine which infectious diseases were most common among 2 mobile immigrant groups (sub-Saharan Africans and Latin Americans) in Spain, we analyzed health and demographic characteristics of 2,198 immigrants referred to the Tropical Medicine Unit of Ramon y Cajal Hospital over a 20-year period. The most frequent diagnoses were for latent tuberculosis (716 patients [32.6%]), filariasis (421 [19.2%]), hepatropic virus… CONTINUE READING

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