Tourism and specific risk areas for Cryptococcus gattii, Vancouver Island, Canada.

Abstract:

:We compared travel histories of case-patients with Cryptococcus gattii infection during 1999-2006 to travel destinations of the general public on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Findings validated and refined estimates of risk on the basis of place of residence and showed no spatial progression of risk areas on this island over time.

journal_name

Emerg Infect Dis

authors

Chambers C,MacDougall L,Li M,Galanis E

doi

10.3201/eid1411.080532

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2008-11-01 00:00:00

pages

1781-3

issue

11

eissn

1080-6040

issn

1080-6059

journal_volume

14

pub_type

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