. HenrÂõquez-Trujillo, Marco Coral-Almeida. Supervision: Wilson Chicaiza-Ayala, Aquiles R. HenrÂõquez-Trujillo, Richard W. Douce, Marco Coral-Almeida. Validation: Wilson Chicaiza-Ayala, Richard W. Douce ... . Writing ± original draft: Wilson Chicaiza-Ayala, Aquiles R. HenrÂõquez-Trujillo, Esteban Ortiz-Prado, Richard W. Douce, Marco Coral-Almeida. Writing ± review & editing: Wilson Chicaiza-Ayala, Aquiles R
, CDC, Fort Collins, CO) for participating in the investigation of this case. Authors address: Richard W. Douce, Diana Freire, Betzabe Tello, and Gavino A. Vsquez, Hospital Vozandes, Quito, Ecuador.
Background Tropical countries are thought to play an important role in the global behavior of respiratory infections such as influenza. The tropical country of Ecuador has almost no documentation of the causes of acute respiratory infections. The objectives of this study were to identify the viral agents associated with influenza like illness (ILI) in Ecuador, describe what...
0 Boston , 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115 1 RICHARD W. DOUCE, SUSAN E. MASLANKA, DARWIN S. TORRES, STEPHEN R. MANOCK Wound botulism results from colonization of a contaminated wound by