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Images in Clinical Tropical Medicine
Brain Worms with Cerebrospinal Fluid Eosinophilia
Hui-Ching Shen, Chien-Ming Chao, and Cheng-Fang 

Ophthalmic Paracoccidioidomycosis
Juan Cataño and Alexander Salinas 

Head Lice: An Under-Recognized Tropical Problem
Suny Coscione, Christian Kositz, and Michael Marks  

Perspective Pieces
Clara Southmayd Ludlow: Her Thirst for Knowledge was Positively Inspirational: Honoring a Female Giant in Tropical Medicine
Stephen Higgs, Patricia F. Walker, and Karen A. Goraleski  

2017 Bailey K. Ashford, Donald Mackay, and Walter Reed Medal Recipients
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene  

Ignoring the “Itch”: The Global Health Problem of Scabies
Lola V. Stamm and Lindsay C. Strowd  

Environmental Enteric Dysfunction: A Case Definition for Intervention Trials
Donna M. Denno, Phillip I. Tarr, and James P. Nataro  

Review Article
Cell Type-Specific Immunomodulation Induced by Helminthes: Effect on Metainflammation, Insulin Resistance and Type-2 Diabetes
Vivekanandhan Aravindhan and Gowrishankar Anand  

Comparison of Platforms for Testing Antibody Responses against the Chlamydia trachomatis Antigen Pgp3
Sarah Gwyn, Gretchen Cooley, Brook Goodhew, Stephan Kohlhoff, Natalie Banniettis, Ryan Wiegand, and Diana L. Martin  

Diagnosis of Louse-Borne Relapsing Fever despite Negative Microscopy in Two Asylum Seekers from Eastern Africa
Spinello Antinori, Cristina Tonello, Sophie Edouard, Carlo Parravicini, Daniela Gastaldi, Romualdo Grande, Laura Milazzo, Davide Ricaboni, Florence Fenollar, Didier Raoult, Mario Corbellino, and Oleg Mediannikov  

Development and Evaluation of a Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification Assay for the Detection of Treponema pallidum DNA in the Peripheral Blood of Secondary Syphilis Patients
Yongjian Xiao, Yafeng Xie, Man Xu, Shuangquan Liu, Chuanhao Jiang, Feijun Zhao, Tiebing Zeng, Zhuoran Liu, Jian Yu, and Yimou Wu 

Case Report: A Cluster of Three Leptospirosis Cases in a New York City Abattoir and an Unusual Complication in the Index Case
Tania Kupferman, Megan P. Coffee, and Benjamin J. Eckhardt  

Nationwide Seroprevalence of Leptospirosis among Young Thai Men, 2007–2008
Siriphan Gonwong, Thippawan Chuenchitra, Patchariya Khantapura, Dilara Islam, Nattaya Ruamsap, Brett E. Swierczewski, and Carl J. Mason  

Case Report: Clinical Isolation of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in South Korea
Seung Hun Lee, Se Yoon Park, Mi Jin Jang, Ki Ju Choi, Hae Kyung Lee, Young-Uk Cho, Yeong Seon Lee, Sung-Han Kim, and Seon Do Hwang  

Case Report: Fatal Pediatric Melioidosis Despite Optimal Intensive Care
Alice Young, Catherine Tacon, Simon Smith, Ben Reeves, Greg Wiseman, and Josh Hanson  

Clinical Epidemiology of Septic Arthritis Caused by Burkholderia pseudomallei and Other Bacterial Pathogens in Northeast Thailand
Prapit Teparrukkul, Jiraphorn Nilsakul, Susanna Dunachie, and Direk Limmathurotsakul  

Presence of Burkholderia pseudomallei in Soil and Paddy Rice Water in a Rice Field in Northeast Thailand, but Not in Air and Rainwater
Catherine E. L. Ong, Gumphol Wongsuvan, Janet S. W. Chew, Tan Yian Kim, Low Hwee Teng, Premjit Amornchai, Vanaporn Wuthiekanun, Nicholas P. J. Day, Sharon J. Peacock, Tan Yoke Cheng, Eric P. H. Yap, and Direk Limmathurotsakul  

Molecular and Clinical Epidemiology of Salmonella Paratyphi A Isolated from Patients with Bacteremia in Nepal
Jatan Bahadur Sherchan, Masatomo Morita, Takashi Matono, Hidemasa Izumiya, Makoto Ohnishi, Jeevan B. Sherchand, Sarmila Tandukar, Ujjwal Laghu, Maki Nagamatsu, Yasuyuki Kato, Norio Ohmagari, and Kayoko Hayakawa  

Detection of Mycoplasma pneumoniae and Legionella pneumophila in Patients Having Community-Acquired Pneumonia: A Multicentric Study from New Delhi, India
Rama Chaudhry, Arvind Valavane, K. Sreenath, Mamta Choudhary, Tanu Sagar, Trupti Shende, Mandira Varma-Basil, Srujana Mohanty, S. K. Kabra, A. B. Dey, and Bhaskar Thakur  

Case Report: Primary Tuberculosis of the Bilateral Breast
Qiang Li, Yin-Xia Huang, Qing Yang, Yu-Jie Dong, Meng-Qiu Gao, and Li-Ping Ma  

Identification of Risk Factors of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis by using Classification Tree Method
Dixin Tan, Bin Wang, Xuhui Li, Xiaonan Cai, Dandan Zhang, Mengyu Li, Cong Tang, Yaqiong Yan, Songlin Yu, Qian Chu, and Yihua Xu  

Hansen’s Disease and Rheumatoid Arthritis Crossover of Clinical Symptoms: A Case Series of 18 Patients in the United States
Sarah M. Labuda, John S. Schieffelin, Jeffrey G. Shaffer, and Barbara M. Stryjewska  

Case Report: Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning in Sabah, Malaysia
Maria Suleiman, Jenarun Jelip, Christina Rundi, and Tock H. Chua  

Spatial Distribution of Pemphigus Occurrence over Five Decades in Southeastern Brazil
Beatriz Smidt Celere, Sebastian Vernal, Leonardo La Serra, Maria José Franco Brochado, Luiz Eduardo Moschini, Ana Maria Roselino, and Susana Inés Segura-Muñoz  

Case Report: Bullous Scabies in Two Children below 10 Years
Ze-Yu Luo, Mei Zeng, Qian Gao, Yu-Kun Zhao, Rashmi Sarkar, Shu-Ping Liao, and Di-Qing Luo  

Case Report: Histoplasmosis in Himachal Pradesh (India): An Emerging Endemic Focus
Vikram K. Mahajan, Rashmi Kaul Raina, Suman Singh, Rattan Sagar Rashpa, Anuradha Sood, Pushpinder S. Chauhan, Karaninder S. Mehta, Ritu Rawat, and Vikas Sharma  

Case Report: Molecular Confirmation of Lobomycosis in an Italian Traveler Acquired in the Amazon Region of Venezuela
Anna Beltrame, Patrizia Danesi, Claudio Farina, Pierantonio Orza, Francesca Perandin, Claudia Zanardello, Paola Rodari, Silvia Staffolani, and Zeno Bisoffi  

Spatio-Temporal Dynamics of Asymptomatic Malaria: Bridging the Gap Between Annual Malaria Resurgences in a Sahelian Environment
Drissa Coulibaly, Mark A. Travassos, Youssouf Tolo, Matthew B. Laurens, Abdoulaye K. Kone, Karim Traore, Mody Sissoko, Amadou Niangaly, Issa Diarra, Modibo Daou, Boureima Guindo, Stanislas Rebaudet, Bourema Kouriba, Nadine Dessay, Renaud Piarroux, Christopher V. Plowe, Ogobara K. Doumbo, Mahamadou A. Thera, and Jean Gaudart  

Hemoglobin Levels and the Risk of Malaria in Papua New Guinean Infants: A Nested Cohort Study
Patrick Lombardo, Paul Vaucher, Patricia Rarau, Ivo Mueller, Bernard Favrat, and Nicolas Senn  

Performance of Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification for the Identification of Submicroscopic Plasmodium falciparum Infection in Uganda
Shereen Katrak, Maxwell Murphy, Patience Nayebare, John Rek, Mary Smith, Emmanuel Arinaitwe, Joaniter I. Nankabirwa, Moses Kamya, Grant Dorsey, Philip Rosenthal, and Bryan Greenhouse  

Chloroquine–Primaquine versus Chloroquine Alone to Treat Vivax Malaria in Afghanistan: An Open Randomized Superiority Trial Ghulam Rahim Awab, Mallika Imwong, Germana Bancone, Atthanee Jeeyapant, Nicholas P. J. Day, Nicholas J. White, and Charles J. Woodrow  

Passively versus Actively Detected Malaria: Similar Genetic Diversity but Different Complexity of Infection
Zuleima Pava, Irene Handayuni, Leily Trianty, Retno A. S. Utami, Yusrifar K. Tirta, Agatha M. Puspitasari, Faustina Burdam, Enny Kenangalem, Grennady Wirjanata, Steven Kho, Hidayat Trimarsanto, Nicholas Anstey, Jeanne Rini Poespoprodjo, Rintis Noviyanti, Ric N. Price, Jutta Marfurt, and Sarah Auburn  

Distribution of Mutations Associated with Antifolate and Chloroquine Resistance among Imported Plasmodium vivax in the State of Qatar
Devendra Bansal, Anushree Acharya, Praveen K. Bharti, Mohamed H. Abdelraheem, Ashraf Elmalik, Salem Abosalah, Fahmi Y. Khan, Mohamed ElKhalifa, Hargobinder Kaur, Pradyumna K. Mohapatra, Rakesh Sehgal, Mohammed A. Idris, Jagadish Mahanta, Neeru Singh, Hamza A. Babiker, and Ali A. Sultan  

The Multifactorial Epidemiology of Blackwater Fever
G. Dennis Shanks  

Real-Time Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay on Bronchoalveolar Lavage: An Alternative Method for Diagnosing Chronic Pulmonary Schistosomiasis?
Federico Gobbi, Fabio Formenti, Francesca Perandin, Dora Buonfrate, Andrea Angheben, Simona Paiano, and Zeno Bisoffi  

Defining Persistent Hotspots: Areas That Fail to Decrease Meaningfully in Prevalence after Multiple Years of Mass Drug Administration with Praziquantel for Control of Schistosomiasis
Nupur Kittur, Sue Binder, Carl H. Campbell, Jr., Charles H. King, Safari Kinung’hi, Annette Olsen, Pascal Magnussen, and Daniel G. Colley  

Preliminary Evaluation of Percutaneous Treatment of Echinococcal Cysts without Injection of Scolicidal Agent
Giovanni Firpo, Ambra Vola, Raffaella Lissandrin, Francesca Tamarozzi, and Enrico Brunetti  

Case Report: Cysticercosis: Sonographic Diagnosis of a Treatable Cause of Epilepsy and Skin Nodules
Tom Heller, Claudia Wallrauch, Daniel Kaminstein, and Sam Phiri  

Porcine Cysticercosis: Possible Cross-Reactivity of Taenia hydatigena to GP50 Antigen in the Enzyme-Linked Immunoelectrotransfer Blot Assay
Claudio Muro, Luis A. Gomez-Puerta, Robert H. Flecker, Ricardo Gamboa, Percy Vilchez Barreto, Pierre Dorny, Victor C. W. Tsang, Robert H. Gilman, Armando E. Gonzalez, Hector H. Garcia, and Seth E. O’Neal; for the Cysticercosis Working Group in Peru  

Absence of Loa loa Microfilaremia among Newly Arrived Congolese Refugees in Texas
Jessica Montour, Deborah Lee, Cathy Snider, Emily S. Jentes, and William Stauffer  

Use of a Novel Portable Three-Dimensional Scanner to Measure Limb Volume and Circumference in Patients with Filarial Lymphedema
Channa Yahathugoda, Michael J. Weiler, Ramakrishna Rao, Lalindi De Silva, J. Brandon Dixon, Mirani V. Weerasooriya, Gary J. Weil, and Philip J. Budge  

Molecular Identification of Onchocerca spp. Larvae in Simulium damnosum sensu lato Collected in Northern Uganda
Guilherme G. Verocai, Hassan K. Hassan, Thomson Lakwo, Peace Habomugisha, Moses N. Katabarwa, Stephen Begumisa, Philbert Clouds, James Katamanywa, Christine Nahabwe, and Thomas R. Unnasch  

Toxocara Seroprevalence and Associated Risk Factors in the United States
Andrew N. Berrett, Lance D. Erickson, Shawn D. Gale, Allison Stone, Bruce L. Brown, and Dawson W. Hedges  

Efficacy and Safety of a Single-Dose Mebendazole 500 mg Chewable, Rapidly-Disintegrating Tablet for Ascaris lumbricoides and Trichuris trichiura Infection Treatment in Pediatric Patients: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled, Phase 3 Study
Steven A. Silber, Ermias Diro, Netsanet Workneh, Zeleke Mekonnen, Bruno Levecke, Peter Steinmann, Irenee Umulisa, Hailemaryam Alemu, Benny Baeten, Marc Engelen, Peter Hu, Andrew Friedman, Alan Baseman, and Joseph Mrus  

Strategies to Improve Management of Acute Watery Diarrhea during a Military Deployment: A Cost Effectiveness Analysis
Andrew J. Schrader, David R. Tribble, and Mark S. Riddle  

Effectiveness of the Hydrogen Sulfide Test as a Water Quality Indicator for Diarrhea Risk in Rural Bangladesh
Mahfuza Islam, Ayse Ercumen, Abu Mohd Naser, Leanne Unicomb, Mahbubur Rahman, Benjamin F. Arnold, John M. Colford, Jr., and Stephen P. Luby  

A High Burden of Asymptomatic Gastrointestinal Infections in Traditional Communities in Papua New Guinea
Paul F. Horwood, Kevin W. Soli, Tobias Maure, Yuichi I. Naito, Ayako Morita, Kazumi Natsuhara, Kiyoshi Tadokoro, Jun Baba, Shingo Odani, Eriko Tomitsuka, Katsura Igai, Jo-Ann Larkins, Peter M. Siba, William Pomat, Emma S. McBryde, Masahiro Umezaki, and Andrew R. Greenhill  

Pilot of an Elementary School Cough Etiquette Intervention: Acceptability, Feasibility, and Potential for Sustainability
Farhana Sultana, Fosiul A. Nizame, Dorothy L. Southern, Leanne Unicomb, Peter J. Winch, and Stephen P. Luby  

Hair Mercury Level is Associated with Anemia and Micronutrient Status in Children Living Near Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in the Peruvian Amazon
Caren Weinhouse, Ernesto J. Ortiz, Axel J. Berky, Paige Bullins, John Hare-Grogg, Laura Rogers, Ana-Maria Morales, Heileen Hsu-Kim, and William K. Pan  

Resource Use and Costs of Dengue: Analysis of Data from Phase III Efficacy Studies of a Tetravalent Dengue Vaccine
Hanna El Fezzazi, Marie Branchu, Gabriel Carrasquilla, Punnee Pitisuttithum, Ana Paula Perroud, Carina Frago, and Laurent Coudeville  

The Differential Expression and Possible Function of Long Noncoding RNAs in Liver Cells Infected by Dengue Virus
Xiao-Jun Wang, Shi-Chen Jiang, Hai-Xia Wei, Sheng-Qun Deng, Cheng He, and Hong-Juan Peng  

Visualization of West Nile Virus in Urine Sediment using Electron Microscopy and Immunogold up to Nine Years Postinfection
Kristy O. Murray, Steven Kolodziej, Shannon E. Ronca, Rodion Gorchakov, Patricia Navarro, Melissa S. Nolan, Amber Podoll, Kevin Finkel, and Sreedhar Mandayam  

Importance and Contribution of Community, Social, and Healthcare Risk Factors for Hepatitis C Infection in Pakistan
Adam Trickey, Margaret T. May, Charlotte Davies, Huma Qureshi, Saeed Hamid, Hassan Mahmood, Quaid Saeed, Matthew Hickman, Nancy Glass, Francisco Averhoff, and Peter Vickerman  

Rapid Diagnostic Testing of Hospitalized Malawian Children Reveals Opportunities for Improved HIV Diagnosis and Treatment
Theresa F. Madaline, Sarah E. Hochman, Karl B. Seydel, Alice Liomba, Alex Saidi, Grace Matebule, Wenzhu B. Mowrey, Bernadette O’Hare, Danny A. Milner Jr., and Kami Kim  

Clinical Outcomes during Treatment Interruptions in Human Immunodeficiency Virus–Hepatitis B Virus Co-infected Patients from Sub-Saharan Africa
Anders Boyd, Laura Houghtaling, Raoul Moh, Mariama Abdou Chekaraou, Delphine Gabillard, Serge Paul Eholié, Xavier Anglaret, Fabien Zoulim, Christine Danel, and Karine Lacombe; for the ANRS 1269 Trivacan and ANRS 12240 VarBVA Studies  

Case Report: Severe Imported Influenza Infections Developed during Travel in Reunion Island
Jérôme Allyn, Elise Brottet, Emmanuel Antok, Laurence Dangers, Romain Persichini, Nathalie Coolen-Allou, Bénédicte Roquebert, Nicolas Allou, and David Vandroux  

Increased Mortality in Seasonal H3N2 Patients Compared with those with Pandemic 2009 H1N1 in Taiwan, 2009–2010
Shi-Yu Huang, Wen-Chi Huang, Yi-Chun Chen, Ching-Yen Tsai, and Ing-Kit Lee  

Letter to the Editor
Reproducibility of Diagnostic Criteria for Ventricular Neurocysticercosis
Agnes Fleury, Arturo Carpio, Matthew L. Romo, Daniel San-Juan, and Josemir W. Sander  

In Response
Reproducibility of Diagnostic Criteria for Ventricular Neurocysticercosis
Javier A. Bustos, Héctor H. García, and Oscar H. Del Brutto  

The Tropical Bookshelf
“The Way We Were”:Ken Warren’s Legacy and Modern Investments in Global Health
Claire Panosian Dunavan and Philip J. Rosenthal  

The Impact of Ken Warren’s Leadership of the Rockefeller Foundation’s Great Neglected Diseases Program on the Future of Malaria Research
Louis H. Miller  

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