ISSN 1301 - 0883 | E-ISSN: 2687-5101
Eastern Journal of Medicine
Fever of unknown origin due to African trypanosomiasis: A case report [Eastern J Med]
Eastern J Med. 2009; 14(1): 26-28

Fever of unknown origin due to African trypanosomiasis: A case report

Yann A. Meunier1

We report the case of a 28 year old Greek sailor who presented first with a fever of unknown origin and then with the classical symptoms of trypanosomiasis in Ivory Coast, Greece, the USA and France but who was diagnosed late in the evolution of his disease and suffered incapacitating neurological sequelae despite appropriate treatment.

Keywords: Fever, unknown origin, African trypanosomiasis

Yann A. Meunier. Fever of unknown origin due to African trypanosomiasis: A case report. Eastern J Med. 2009; 14(1): 26-28
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