Sandfly fever due to Toscana virus: an emerging infection in southern France.


Journal Article

Infections due to Toscana virus (TOSV) have been described in the Mediterranean area, mainly in Italy. We describe two cases of acute TOSV infection in southern France, one aseptic meningitis and one influenza-like illness. To our knowledge, only one other case of TOSV infection has been reported in this area.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hemmersbach-Miller, M; Parola, P; Charrel, RN; Paul Durand, J; Brouqui, P

Published Date

  • August 2004

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 15 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 316 - 317

PubMed ID

  • 15450990

Pubmed Central ID

  • 15450990

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-0828

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0953-6205

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ejim.2004.05.006


  • eng