A case of concurrent Plasmodium falciparum malaria and Bacillus cereus bacteraemia in a traveler returning from Tanzania

A case of concurrent Plasmodium falciparum malaria and Bacillus cereus bacteraemia in a traveler returning from Tanzania

Malaria has been associated with bacterial co-infections, but the importance of bacterial co-infections in uncomplicated malaria is poorly described. We report the unique case of a 27-year-old woman with concurrent Plasmodium falciparum and Bacillus cereus bacteremia who acquired these infections while traveling in Tanzania but did not become ill until after returning to the United …

A case of concurrent Plasmodium falciparum malaria and Bacillus cereus bacteraemia in a traveler returning from Tanzania Read More »