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      'We don't see that in South Africa'

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          Gnathostomiasis Acquired by British Tourists in Botswana

          Infection with Gnathostoma spinigerum has been generally confined to Southeast Asia and Central and South America. However, gnathostomiasis was recently found in British tourists who had visited Botswana. Consequently, travel to Africa should now be considered a risk factor for gnathostomiasis.
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            The rat lung-worm Angiostrongylus cantonensis: a first report in South Africa

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              Human fascioliasis in South Africa

              Human fascioliasis has the widest latitudinal, longitudinal and altitudinal distribution of any vector-borne disease, yet only 3 cases have been reported from South Africa, the last in 1964. We report 2 cases from the same geographic area associated with local consumption of watercress, suggesting an endemic focus.
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                Role: ND
                Journal
                samj
                SAMJ: South African Medical Journal
                SAMJ, S. Afr. med. j.
                Health and Medical Publishing Group (Cape Town )
                2078-5135
                2013
                : 103
                : 9
                : 612
                Affiliations
                [1 ] National Institute for Communicable Diseases South Africa
                [2 ] University of Cape Town South Africa
                Article
                S0256-95742013000900014

                http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

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                Product Information: SciELO South Africa
                Categories
                Health Care Sciences & Services
                Health Policy & Services
                Medical Ethics
                Medicine, General & Internal
                Medicine, Legal
                Medicine, Research & Experimental

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