Imported hantavirus cardiopulmonary syndrome in an Italian traveller returning from Cuba

Francesca Rovida, Elena Percivalle, Antonella Sarasini, Guido Chichino, Fausto Baldanti
2013 The New Microbiologica  
Hantavirus hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome is endemic in Europe and Asia, while hantavirus cardiopulmonary syndrome (HCPS) is endemic in Northern, Central and Southern America. The first case of imported HCPS involving an Italian traveller returning from Cuba is reported.
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