Volume 84, Issue 4
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



We report a case of imported malaria in a French tourist following a vacation in Thailand. This case shows, first, tourists may contract knowlesi malaria even only staying on the beach and second, the diagnosis remains difficult, even with polymerase chain reaction methods.


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  • Received : 02 Nov 2010
  • Accepted : 29 Dec 2010
  • Published online : 05 Apr 2011

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