Human melioidosis, Malawi, 2011.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Jun;19(6):981-4.
Katangwe T1, Purcell J, Bar-Zeev N, Denis B, Montgomery J, Alaerts M, Heyderman RS, Dance DA, Kennedy N, Feasey N, Moxon CA.
1Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi.
A case of human melioidosis caused by a novel sequence type of Burkholderia pseudomallei occurred in a child in Malawi, southern Africa. A literature review showed that human cases reported from the continent have been increasing.