Melioidosis Acquired by Traveler to Nigeria

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We describe melioidosis associated with travel to Nigeria in a woman with diabetes, a major predisposing factor for this infection. With the prevalence of diabetes projected to increase dramatically in many developing countries, the global reach of melioidosis may expand. 
DOI: 10.3201/eid1707.100502

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@inproceedings{Salam2011MelioidosisAB, title={Melioidosis Acquired by Traveler to Nigeria}, author={Alex P. Salam and Nisa Khan and Henry Malnick and Dervla T. D. Kenna and David A B Dance and John L. Klein}, booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases}, year={2011} }