Risk of acquisition of human diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli virulence genes in intercontinental travellers: A prospective, multi-centre study

Jarne M. van Hattem*, Adriana Cabal, Maris S. Arcilla, Julio Alvarez, Menno D. de Jong, Damian C. Melles, John Penders, Martin C. J. Bootsma, Perry J. van Genderen, Abraham Goorhuis, Martin Grobusch, Nicky Molhoek, Astrid M. L. Oude Lashof, Ellen E. Stobberingh, Henri A. Verbrugh, Christian Gortazar Schmidt, Constance Schultsz, COMBAT Consortium

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Original languageEnglish
Article number101362
Number of pages8
JournalTravel Medicine and Infectious Disease
Volume31
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Keywords

  • Pathogenic E. coli
  • Travel
  • Acquisition
  • EHEC
  • POLYMERASE-CHAIN-REACTION
  • PERSISTENT DIARRHEA
  • ENTEROBACTERIACEAE
  • PATHOTYPES
  • PATHOGENS
  • CARRIAGE

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van Hattem, J. M., Cabal, A., Arcilla, M. S., Alvarez, J., de Jong, M. D., Melles, D. C., Penders, J., Bootsma, M. C. J., van Genderen, P. J., Goorhuis, A., Grobusch, M., Molhoek, N., Lashof, A. M. L. O., Stobberingh, E. E., Verbrugh, H. A., Gortazar Schmidt, C., Schultsz, C., & COMBAT Consortium (2019). Risk of acquisition of human diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli virulence genes in intercontinental travellers: A prospective, multi-centre study. Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 31, [101362]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2018.12.005