Report on laboratory confirmation of Buruli ulcer cases in Congo-Brazzaville

TitreReport on laboratory confirmation of Buruli ulcer cases in Congo-Brazzaville
Type de publicationCommunication
TypeCommunication sans actes dans un congrès
Année2010
Date du colloque22-24/03/2010
Titre du colloque13th annual meeting on Buruli ulcer
Pagination52
AuteurMarsollier, Laurent
PaysSuisse
EditeurWorld Health Organization
VilleGenève
Résumé en anglais

In 2009, 87 diagnostic samples (corresponding to 78 patients suspected of M. ulcerans infection) from Congo Brazzaville were subjected to IS2404 PCR at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire of Angers. 38 samples (corresponding to 32 patients) were confirmed positive to M. ulcerans infection by PCR.

URL de la noticehttp://okina.univ-angers.fr/publications/ua11291
Lien vers le document en ligne

http://www.who.int/buruli/information/Buruli_Meeting_2010_Abstracts_ENG.pdf