Human African trypanosomiasis in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: a looming emergency? [viewpoint]

E. Hasker, P. Lutumba, F. Chappuis, V. Kande, J. Potet, Anja De Weggheleire, C. Kambo, E. Depoortere, B. Pécoul, M. Boelaert

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Original languageEnglish
JournalPLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
Volume6
Issue number12
Pages (from-to)e1950
ISSN1935-2727
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

Keywords

  • Protozoal diseases
  • Trypanosomiasis-African
  • Sleeping sickness
  • Trypanosoma brucei gambiense
  • Vectors
  • Tsetse flies
  • Glossina morsitans
  • Epidemiology
  • Outbreaks
  • Control programs
  • National programs
  • Endemicity
  • Case reports
  • Integrated control
  • Surveillance
  • Priority setting
  • Congo-Kinshasa
  • Africa-Central

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