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Research Article

Arthropod Borne Disease: The Leading Cause of Fever in Pregnancy on the Thai-Burmese Border

  • Rose McGready mail,

    rose@shoklo-unit.com

    Affiliations: Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU), Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand, Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Elizabeth A. Ashley,

    Affiliations: Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU), Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand, Imperial College NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom

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  • Vanaporn Wuthiekanun,

    Affiliations: Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Saw Oo Tan,

    Affiliation: Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU), Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand

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  • Mupawjay Pimanpanarak,

    Affiliation: Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU), Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand

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  • Samuel Jacher Viladpai-nguen,

    Affiliation: Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU), Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand

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  • Wilarat Jesadapanpong,

    Affiliation: Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

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  • Stuart D. Blacksell,

    Affiliations: Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Sharon J. Peacock,

    Affiliations: Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom

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  • Daniel H. Paris,

    Affiliations: Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Nicholas P. Day,

    Affiliations: Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Pratap Singhasivanon,

    Affiliation: Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

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  • Nicholas J. White,

    Affiliations: Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • François Nosten

    Affiliations: Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU), Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand, Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand, Centre for Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom

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  • Published: November 16, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0000888

About the Authors

Rose McGready, Elizabeth A. Ashley, Saw Oo Tan, Mupawjay Pimanpanarak, Samuel Jacher Viladpai-nguen, François Nosten
Shoklo Malaria Research Unit (SMRU), Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand
Rose McGready, Vanaporn Wuthiekanun, Wilarat Jesadapanpong, Stuart D. Blacksell, Sharon J. Peacock, Daniel H. Paris, Nicholas P. Day, Pratap Singhasivanon, Nicholas J. White, François Nosten
Mahidol-Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit (MORU), Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
Rose McGready, Vanaporn Wuthiekanun, Stuart D. Blacksell, Daniel H. Paris, Nicholas P. Day, Nicholas J. White, François Nosten
Centre for Tropical Medicine, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
Elizabeth A. Ashley
Imperial College NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
Sharon J. Peacock
Department of Medicine, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: rose@shoklo-unit.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RM EAA SJP NPD NJW FN. Performed the experiments: RM EAA VW SOT MP WJ SDB SJP DHP. Analyzed the data: RM VW SOT MP SJVn WJ SDB SJP DHP NPD NJW FN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RM VW SJVn SDB SJP DHP PS FN. Wrote the paper: RM EAA VW SDB SJP DHP NPD PS NJW FN.