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October 2021

 

EDITORIAL

Are Artemisinin-Based Combination Therapies For Malaria Beginning To Fail in Africa?

Philip J. Rosenthal                                             

 

Images in Clinical Tropical Medicine

Colonic Schistosomiasis Presenting with Findings of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Yohannes Birhanu, Mesfin Asefa, and Amir Sultan

               

                                                                

Fatal Disseminated Strongyloidiasis with Periumbilical Purpura

Guilherme Augusto Pivoto João, Italo Felipe Alves Antunesand, Luciana Mendes dos Santos                                                                               

 

 

Pediculosis Capitis with Id Reaction, and Plica Polonica

Anusuya Sadhasivamohan, Karthikeyan Kaliaperumal, and Vijayasankar Palaniappan  

 

STORIES FROM THE FIELD

“I Lost My Beautiful Child”

Kulandaipalayam Natarajan Sindhu

             

                                                                  

A Day at the Rural District Hospital: What Can We Learn about Healthcare Quality?

David Gaus, Diego Herrera

 

PERSPECTIVE PIECES

Kumbh Mela Religious Gathering as a Massive Superspreading Event: Potential Culprit for the Exponential Surge of COVID-19 Cases in India

Ian Christopher N. Rocha, Mary Grace A. Pelayo, and Sudhan Rackimuthu          

 

 

A Passport for a New Era of Learning

Jessica B. Landry, Michael B. Pitt, Nicole E. St Clair, Sheridan Langford, and Risha L. Moskalewicz

 

 

The Unsustainability of Long-Lasting Insecticidal Nets

Ellen M. Santos and Tatyana M. Curtis          

 

REVIEW ARTICLES

Importance of Community-Level Interventions During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons from Sub-Saharan Africa

Ayomide Owoyemi, Elvis Anyaehiechukwu Okolie, Kasarachi Omitiran, Uchenna Anderson Amaechi, Babasola Olufemi Sodipo, Olufemi Ajumobi, Chukwudi Ernest Nnaji, and
Ijeoma Nkem Okedo-Alex

        

                                                                       

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Reinfection Cases Corroborated by Sequencing

Jonathan Massachi, Kevin Christopher Donohue, and John Daniel Kelly   

         

articLES

Case Report: Khat Chewing, and Acute Myocardial Infarction in Two Young Men without Underlying Risk Factors

Ahmed Abdulahi Hussen, Foziya Mohammed Hussien, Nejib Yusuf, Aragaw Yimer Ahmed, and Hamid Yimam Hassen

                     

                                                          

Identifying Nontraditional Epidemic Disease Risk Factors Associated with Major Health Events from World Health Organization, and World Bank Open Data

Roberta Lugo-Robles, Eric C. Garges, Cara H. Olsen, and David M. Brett-Major   

 

 

The Role of Trust in the Pattern of Enrolment to a Social Health Insurance Scheme, and Distribution of Healthcare Facilities in Ibadan, Southwest Nigeria

David A. Adewole, Steve Reid, and Tolu Oni

 

 

Covariates of Pica among Pregnant Women Attending Antenatal Care at Kawempe Hospital, Kampala, Uganda: A Cross-Sectional Study

Olivia Nakiyemba, Susan Obore, Milton Musaba, Julius Wandabwa, and Paul Kiondo    

 

 

Generalized Anxiety Disorder and Depressive Symptoms among Pakistani Population during the Second Wave of the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Regression Analysis

Farah Yasmin, Kartik Dapke, Muhammad Rahman Khalid, Hina Naz, Farah Naz, Bushra Admani, Muhammad Sohaib Asghar, Sana Awan, Rachana Phadke, and Muhammad Saleem                                                                 

 

 

Clinical and Epidemiological Features of Acute Zika Virus Infections in León, Nicaragua

Natalie M. Bowman, Filemón Bucardo, Matthew H. Collins, Yaoska Reyes, Edwing Centeno-Cuadra, Bryan Blette, Premkumar Lakshmanane, Enrique Paulo Guerra, Rebecca Rubinstein, Guei-Jiun Alice Liou, Aravinda M. de Silva, and Sylvia Becker-Dreps                                                    

         

                  

Serological Differences after Acute Zika Virus Infections between Children, and Adults: Implication for Use of a Serological Test

Jurai Wongsawat, Patama Suttha, Sumalee Chanama, Somkid Srisopa, Nichapa Yonchoho, and Putiporn Limpanadusadee                        

 

 

Standardization and Evaluation of an Anti-ZIKV IgM ELISA Assay for the Serological Diagnosis of Zika Virus Infection

Kanittha Sirikajornpan, Piyarat Suntarattiwong, Detchvijitr Suwanpakdee, Sutchana Tabprasit, Darunee Buddhari, Butsaya Thaisomboonsuk, Chonticha Klungthong, Yongyuth Poolpanichupatam, Rome Buathong, Anon Srikiatkhachorn, Anthony Jones, Stefan Fernandez, and Taweewun Hunsawong        

 

 

Case Report: Post-Chikungunya–Associated Myeloneuropathy

Ameya Patwardhan, Atchayaram Nalini, Priyanka Priyadarshini Baishya, Karthik Kulanthaivelu, Haripriya Krishnareddy, Debayan Dutta, Tanushree Chawla, Ravindranadh Mundlamuri Chowdary, Ravi Yadav, and Seena Vengalil       

 

 

Clinical Features of Acute Chikungunya Virus Infection in Children, and Adults during an Outbreak in the Maldives

Hisham Ahmed Imad, Juthamas Phadungsombat, Emi E. Nakayama, Keita Suzuki, Ahmed Mifthah Ibrahim, Aminath Afaa, Aminath Azeema, Aminath Nazfa, Aminath Yazfa, Anoosha Ahmed, Athifa Saeed, Azna Waheed, Fathimath Shareef, Mohamed Moinul Islam, Shausha Mohamed Anees, Sana Saleem, Aminath Aroosha, Ibrahim Afzal, Pornsawan Leaungwutiwong, Watcharapong Piyaphanee, Weerapong Phumratanaprapin, and Tatsuo Shioda                                                                  

 

 

Chikungunya Fever in Southern Thailand, 2018

Natthaphon Nanakorn, Theerakamol Pengsakul, Kannika Bunrod, Suwich Thammapalo, Pathomporn Prikchoo, Sompong Vongpunsawad, and Yong Poovorawan 

 

 

Prevalence of HIV Infection, and Resistance Mutations in Patients Hospitalized for Febrile Illness in Indonesia

Tuti P. Merati, Muhammad Karyana, Emiliana Tjitra, Herman Kosasih, Abu T. Aman, Bachti Alisjahbana, Dewi Lokida, Dona Arlinda, Frank Maldarelli, Aaron Neal, Mansyur Arif, Muhammad Hussein Gasem, Nurhayati Lukman, Pratiwi Sudarmono, Chuen-Yen Lau, Usman Hadi, Vivi Lisdawati, Wahyu Nawang Wulan, H. Clifford Lane, and Sophia Siddiqui                                                                               

 

 

Challenges to Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Acceptability among Women in South India: An Exploratory Study

Pooja Shah, Veena Shetty, Maithri Ganesh, and Avinash K. Shetty

             

                                                                  

52 Years of Lassa Fever Outbreaks in Nigeria, 1969–2020: An Epidemiologic Analysis of the Temporal, and Spatial Trends

Dennis E. Agbonlahor, George O. Akpede, Christian T. Happi, and Oyewale Tomori

                 

                                                              

Rabies Vaccine Disposition: Trends in Vaccination Among Israeli Travelers

Eyal Meltzer, Remez Yanuka, and Eli Schwartz                       

 

 

Seroprevalence, and Spatial Distribution of Hepatitis C Virus in Bahia, Brazil

Felicidade Mota Pereira, Fred Luciano Neves Santos, Maria da Conceição Chagas de Almeida, Roberto Perez Carreiro, Luciano Kalabric Silva, Bernardo Galvão-Castro, and Maria Fernanda Rios Grassi

              

                                                                 

Clinical Usefulness of Nested Reverse-Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction for the Diagnosis of Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome

Choon-Mee Kim, Dong-Min Kim, and Na-Ra Yun                    

 

 

Wastewater-Based Epidemiology of Enteric Viruses, and Surveillance of Acute Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreaks in a Resource-Limited Region

Luz Chacón, Eric Morales, Carmen Valiente, Liliana Reyes, and Kenia Barrantes

 

 

Epidemiology of Rickettsial Infection in the Municipality of Uramita, Colombia

Juan C. Quintero-Vélez, Astrid V. Cienfuegos-Gallet, Lisardo Osorio Quintero, Andrés F. Úsuga, Sebastian Cifuentes, Sergio Solari, Juan D. Rodas, Francisco J. Diaz, and Carlos A. Rojas

       

                                                                        

Efficacy and Safety of Thalidomide in Patients with Complicated Central Nervous System Tuberculosis: A Systematic Review, and Meta-Analysis

Prateek Kumar Panda, Pragnya Panda, Lesa Dawman, Rakesh Kumar Sihag, and Indar Kumar Sharawat

             

                                                                  

Tuberculous Encephalitis May Be Undetectable on Magnetic Resonance Imaging but Detectable on 18F-Fluorodeoxyglucose Positron Emission Tomography–Computed Tomography

Boby Varkey Maramattom and Shagos Gopalan Nair Santhamma  

 

 

18FDG-Positron Emission Tomography in patients with Tuberculous Meningitis: A Prospective Evaluation

Harish Nigam, Sanjay Gambhir, Shweta Pandey, Ravindra Kumar Garg, Rajesh Verma, Vimal Kumar Paliwal, Hardeep Singh Malhotra, Praveen Kumar Sharma, Neeraj Kumar, Imran Rizvi, Amita Jain, Neera Kohli, Vivek Kumar Saini, and Ravi Uniyal 

 

 

Multiple Discrete Typing Units of Trypanosoma cruzi Infect Sylvatic Triatoma dimidiata, and Panstrongylus rufotuberculatus in Southeast Mexico

Díaz-Valdez Joselín, Martínez Ignacio, Rodríguez-Moreno Ángel, Gutiérrez-Granados Gabriel, León-Villegas Rodrigo Isaias, Sánchez-Cordero Víctor, Fraga-Nodarse Jorge, Ángeles-Chimal Jose, and Espinoza Bertha 

 

 

Utility of the Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification Assay for the Diagnosis of Visceral Leishmaniasis from Blood Samples in Ethiopia

Dawit Gebreegzabher Hagos, Yazezew Kebede Kiros, Mahmud Abdulkader, Zekarias Gessessew Arefaine, Etsay Nigus, Henk H. D. F. Schallig, and Dawit Wolday      

 

Asses

sment of a New Antigen Detection Test for the Diagnosis of Canine Visceral Leishmaniasis

Claudia Abeijon, Stefano Pizzirani, and Antonio Campos-Neto         

 

 

Influence of Intestinal Helminth Burden on Clinical Manifestations, Therapeutic Response, and Leishmania braziliensis Load in Patients with New World Cutaneous Leishmaniasis

Brady Page, Alex Lago, Juliana Almeida Silva, Albert Schriefer, Jamile Lago, Lívia Oliveira, Luiz Henrique Guimarães, Marshall Glesby, and Edgar M. Carvalho

 

 

Therapeutic Efficacy of Artemisinin-Based Combination Therapies in Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Investigation of Molecular Markers of Antimalarial Resistance

Leah F. Moriarty, Papy Mandoko Nkoli, Joris Losimba Likwela, Patrick Mitashi Mulopo, Eric Mukomena Sompwe, Junior Matangila Rika, Hypolite Muhindo Mavoko, Samaly S. Svigel, Sam Jones, Nsengi Y. Ntamabyaliro, Albert Kutekemeni Kaputu, Naomi Lucchi, Gireesh Subramaniam, Mame Niang, Aboubacar Sadou, Dieudonné Mumba Ngoyi, Jean Jacques Muyembe Tamfum, Sarah E. Schmedes, Mateusz M. Plucinski, Gerardo Chowell-Puente, Eric S. Halsey, and Gauthier Mesia Kahunu

 

 

Epidemiology of Plasmodium falciparum Infections in a Semi-Arid Rural African Setting: Evidence of Reactive Case Detection in Northwestern Kenya

Hannah R. Meredith, Amy Wesolowski, Diana Menya, Daniel Esimit, Gilchrist Lokoel, Joseph Kipkoech, Betsy Freedman, Samuel Lokemer, James Maragia, George Ambani, Steve M. Taylor, Wendy Prudhomme-O’Meara, and Andrew A. Obala        

 

 

Identification of Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms in the Mitochondrial Genome, and Kelch 13 Gene of Plasmodium falciparum in Different Geographical Populations

Tine Kliim Nydahl, Samuel Yao Ahorhorlu, Magatte Ndiaye, Manoj Kumar Das, Helle Hansson, Marina Crespo Bravo, Christian William Wang, John Lusingu, Michael Theisen, Susheel Kumar Singh, Subhash Singh, Susana Campino, Ole Lund, Cally Roper, and Michael Alifrangis                                               

 

 

Molecular Detection of Mutations in the Propeller Domain of Kelch 13, and pfmdr1 Copy Number Variation in Plasmodium falciparum Isolates from Thailand Collected from 2002 to 2007

Chaiyaporn Chaisatit, Piyaporn Sai-ngam, Sasikanya Thaloengsok, Sabaithip Sriwichai, Krisada Jongsakul, Mark Fukuda, Michele Spring, Mariusz Wojnarski, Norman Waters, Paphavee Lertsethtakarn, and Brian A. Vesely

               

                                                                

Pyrethroid Resistance in Anopheles gambiae Not Associated with Insecticide-Treated Mosquito Net Effectiveness Across Sub-Saharan Africa

David A. Larsen, and Rachael L. Church       

 

 

Impact of a Mobile Health System on the Suppression of Schistosoma haematobium in Chad

Didier Lalaye, Mirjam E. de Bruijn, and Tom P. V. M. de Jong           

 

 

Treatment of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding by Percutaneous Transsplenic Varices Embolization in Chronic Hepatic Schistosomiasis Japonicum Patients

Ying Li, Ban Sheng Cai, Xin Li, Shuai Ju, Xiu Ying Yang, and Jin Wei Qiang         

 

 

Ultrasound, and Risk Survey Evidence for Cystic Echinococcosis in La Rioja Province, Argentina

Héctor Danoy Villa Micó, R. Salomé Ranalli, Lara Estefanía Hoffmann, and Hugo Eduardo Bazán                                                                   

 

 

Repeated Ivermectin Treatment Induces Ivermectin Resistance in Strongyloides ratti by Upregulating the Expression of ATP-Binding Cassette Transporter Genes

Chatchawan Sengthong, Manachai Yingklang, Kitti Intuyod, Ornuma Haonon, Porntip Pinlaor, Chanakan Jantawong, Nuttanan Hongsrichan, Thewarach Laha, Sirirat Anutrakulchai, Ubon Cha’on, Paiboon Sithithaworn, and Somchai Pinlaor 
 

 

Case Report: Angiostrongylus cantonesis Myelitis in Thailand

Tharatorn Nuntawit, Wantin Sribenjalux, and Atibordee Meesing