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Strongyloides stercoralis: A Plea for Action

  • Zeno Bisoffi mail,

    zeno.bisoffi@sacrocuore.it

    Affiliations: Centre for Tropical Diseases (CTD), Sacro Cuore–Don Calabria Hospital, Negrar, Verona, Italy, Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495)

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  • Dora Buonfrate,

    Affiliations: Centre for Tropical Diseases (CTD), Sacro Cuore–Don Calabria Hospital, Negrar, Verona, Italy, Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495)

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  • Antonio Montresor,

    Affiliation: Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Ana Requena-Méndez,

    Affiliations: Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495), Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB, Hospital Clínic-Universitat de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain

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  • Jose Muñoz,

    Affiliations: Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495), Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB, Hospital Clínic-Universitat de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain

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  • Alejandro J. Krolewiecki,

    Affiliation: Instituto de Investigaciones en Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Nacional de Salta, Salta, Argentina

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  • Eduardo Gotuzzo,

    Affiliations: Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495), Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

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  • Maria Alejandra Mena,

    Affiliations: Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495), Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru

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  • Peter L. Chiodini,

    Affiliations: Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495), Hospital for Tropical Diseases and London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom

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  • Mariella Anselmi,

    Affiliations: Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495), Centre for Community Epidemiology and Tropical Medicine (CECOMET), Esmeraldas, Ecuador

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  • Juan Moreira,

    Affiliations: Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495), Centre for Community Epidemiology and Tropical Medicine (CECOMET), Esmeraldas, Ecuador

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  • Marco Albonico

    Affiliations: Centre for Tropical Diseases (CTD), Sacro Cuore–Don Calabria Hospital, Negrar, Verona, Italy, Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495), Ivo de Carneri Foundation, Milano, Italy

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  • Published: May 09, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002214
  • Featured in PLOS Collections

About the Authors

Zeno Bisoffi, Dora Buonfrate, Marco Albonico
Centre for Tropical Diseases (CTD), Sacro Cuore–Don Calabria Hospital, Negrar, Verona, Italy
Zeno Bisoffi, Dora Buonfrate, Ana Requena-Méndez, Jose Muñoz, Eduardo Gotuzzo, Maria Alejandra Mena, Peter L. Chiodini, Mariella Anselmi, Juan Moreira, Marco Albonico
Coordinating resources to assess and improve health status of migrants from Latin America (COHEMI) project study group, European Commission, Health Cooperation Work Programme, FP7 (GA-261495)
Antonio Montresor
Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
Ana Requena-Méndez, Jose Muñoz
Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB, Hospital Clínic-Universitat de Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain
Alejandro J. Krolewiecki
Instituto de Investigaciones en Enfermedades Tropicales, Universidad Nacional de Salta, Salta, Argentina
Eduardo Gotuzzo, Maria Alejandra Mena
Instituto de Medicina Tropical Alexander von Humboldt, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
Peter L. Chiodini
Hospital for Tropical Diseases and London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
Mariella Anselmi, Juan Moreira
Centre for Community Epidemiology and Tropical Medicine (CECOMET), Esmeraldas, Ecuador
Marco Albonico
Ivo de Carneri Foundation, Milano, Italy

Corresponding Author

Email: zeno.bisoffi@sacrocuore.it

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.