• 1

    Kronmann KC, Truett AA, Hale BR, Crum-Cianflone NF, 2009. Melioidosis after brief exposure: a serologic survey in US Marines. Am J Trop Med Hyg 80 :182–184.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation
  • 2

    Ashdown LR, 1981. Demonstration of human antibodies to Pseudomonas pseudomallei by indirect fluorescent antibody staining. Pathology 13 :597–601.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation
  • 3

    Ashdown LR, Johnson RW, Koehler JM, Cooney CA, 1989. Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for the diagnosis of clinical and subclinical melioidosis. J Infect Dis 160 :253–260.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation
  • 4

    Cheng AC, O’Brien M, Freeman K, Lum G, Currie BJ, 2006. Indirect hemagglutination assay in patients with melioidosis in northern Australia. Am J Trop Med Hyg 74 :330–334.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation
  • 5

    Wuthiekanun V, Amornchai P, Chierakul W, Cheng AC, White NJ, Peacock SJ, Day NP, 2004. Evaluation of immunoglobulin M (IgM) and IgG rapid cassette test kits for diagnosis of melioidosis in an area of endemicity. J Clin Microbiol 42 :3435–3437.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation
  • 6

    Gilmore G, Barnes J, Ketheesan N, Norton R, 2007. Use of antigens derived from Burkholderia pseudomallei, B. thailandensis, and B. cepacia in the indirect hemagglutination assay for melioidosis. Clin Vaccine Immunol 14 :1529–1531.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation
  • 7

    Tiyawisutsri R, Peacock SJ, Langa S, Limmathurotsakul D, Cheng AC, Chierakul W, Chaowagul W, Day NP, Wuthiekanun V, 2005. Antibodies from patients with melioidosis recognize Burkholderia mallei but not Burkholderia thailandensis antigens in the indirect hemagglutination assay. J Clin Microbiol 43 :4872–4874.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation
  • 8

    Waiwarawooth J, Jutiworakul K, Joraka W, 2008. Epidemiology and clinical outcome of melioidosis at Chonburi Hospital, Thailand. J Infect Dis Antimicrob Agents 25 :1–11.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation
  • 9

    Vuddhakul V, Tharavichitkul P, Na-Ngam N, Jitsurong S, Kunthawa B, Noimay P, Binla A, Thamlikitkul V, 1999. Epidemiology of Burkholderia pseudomallei in Thailand. Am J Trop Med Hyg 60 :458–461.

    • Search Google Scholar
    • Export Citation
 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Positive Serologic Test Results for Burkholderia pseudomallei in Asymptomatic Persons

View More View Less
  • 1 Menzies School of Health Research, PO Box 41096 Casuarina, Darwin, Northern Territory 0811, Australia, E-mails: bart@menzies.edu.au or allen.cheng@menzies.edu.au
  • | 2 Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, 420/6 Rajvithi Road, Rajvithi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand, E-mail: Sharon@tropmedres.ac
Save