'It is me who endures but my family that suffers': social isolation as a consequence of the household cost burden of Buruli ulcer free of charge hospital treatment

Koen Peeters Grietens, Alphonse Um Boock, H Peeters, S Hausmann-Muela, E Toomer, J Muela Ribera

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    Original languageEnglish
    JournalPLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
    Issue number10
    Pages (from-to)e321
    Number of pages7
    Publication statusPublished - 2008


    • B780-tropical-medicine
    • Bacterial diseases
    • Buruli ulcer
    • Mycobacterium ulcerans
    • Disease burden
    • Socioeconomic impact
    • Isolation
    • Cost
    • Hospitalization
    • Treatment
    • Free care
    • Financing
    • Sustainability
    • Cameroon
    • Africa-Central

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