Abstract

Melioidosis in children is increasingly detected from the coastal region of Southern India during monsoon. We present 11 cases of melioidosis, ranging from localized to disseminated, treated successfully, barring one death. It calls for awareness and upgrading laboratory facilities for better diagnosis and management of pediatric melioidosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)711-712
Number of pages2
JournalIndian Pediatrics
Volume52
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 01-08-2015

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Melioidosis
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  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Pediatric melioidosis in Southern India. / Mukhopadhyay, Chiranjay; Eshwara, Vandana K.; Kini, Pushpa; Bhat, Vinod.

In: Indian Pediatrics, Vol. 52, No. 8, 01.08.2015, p. 711-712.

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