Format

Send to

Choose Destination
J Travel Med. 2012 Jan-Feb;19(1):69-71. doi: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.2011.00573.x. Epub 2011 Dec 8.

Leptospirosis in a French traveler returning from Mauritius.

Author information

1
Department of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Laveran Military Teaching Hospital, Marseille, France. simon-f@wanadoo.fr

Abstract

We report the first case of leptospirosis in a patient with a travel history to Mauritius, where the disease has very occasionally been reported in local populations. Following an initial dengue-like presentation, the patient suffered pancreatic involvement and trigeminal neuralgia, which are two unusual delayed features of leptospirosis.

[Indexed for MEDLINE]
Free full text

Supplemental Content

Full text links

Icon for Silverchair Information Systems Icon for Wiley
Loading ...
Support Center