The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
Current number
July - August 2016
Vol. 20. Num. 4.
Pages 323-412
The BJID is an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI), published bymonthly since 1996, from February to December and published by Elsevier Editora Ltda. Produced by the Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Carlos Brites, an editorial board and highly competent associate editors, the production staff and advertising board, the articles and communications published in the BJID aim to be relevant in the broadest sense to all aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases and immune response to infectious agents.

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Vol. 20. Num. 4. July - August 2016 Pages 323-412
Original Articles
Extensive variation in drug-resistance mutational profile of Brazilian patients failing antiretroviral therapy in five large Brazilian cities
Carlos Brites, Lauro Pinto-Neto, Melissa Medeiros, Estevão Nunes, Eduardo Sprinz, Mariana Carvalho
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:323-9
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Prevalence and characteristics of HIV/HBV and HIV/HCV coinfections in Tuscany
Monia Puglia, Cristina Stasi, Monica Da Frè, Fabio Voller
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:330-4
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Comparison of PCR-based methods for the simultaneous detection of Neisseria meningitidis, Haemophilus influenzae, and Streptococcus pneumoniae in clinical samples
Ivano de Filippis, Claudia Ferreira de Andrade, Nathalia Caldeira, Aline Carvalho de Azevedo, Antonio Eugenio de Almeida
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:335-41
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Characteristics of gonorrhea and syphilis cases among the Roma ethnic group in Belgrade, Serbia
Milan Bjekić, Hristina Vlajinac, Sandra Šipetić-Grujičić
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:349-53
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Diagnostic-driven antifungal therapy in neutropenic patients using the D-index and serial serum galactomannan testing
Marcia Garnica, Aline Sinhorelo, Laura Madeira, Rodrigo Portugal, Marcio Nucci
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:354-9
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JC virus/human immunodeficiency virus 1 co-infection in the Brazilian Amazonian region
Izaura Maria Vieira Cayres-Vallinoto, Antonio Carlos Rosário Vallinoto, Giselle Priscila dos Anjos Pena, Vânia Nakauth Azevedo, Luiz Fernando Almeida Machado, Marluísa de Oliveira Guimarães Ishak, Ricardo Ishak
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:360-4
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Antimicrobial susceptibility of hospital acquired Stenotrophomonas maltophilia isolate biofilms
Erlin Sun, Gehong Liang, Lining Wang, Wenjie Wei, Mingde Lei, Shiduo Song, Ruifa Han, Yubao Wang, Wei Qi
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:365-73
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The epidemiology and clinical features of Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection in neonates
Feng Huang, Lianghua Lu, Wujun Jiang, Yongdong Yan, Wei Ji, Bin Yang, Shenglin Yu
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:374-8
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Association of genetic polymorphisms of CISH with the risk of pulmonary tuberculosis in Zahedan, Southeast Iran
Mohammad Naderi, Mohammad Hashemi, Abolhassan Safdari, Gholamreza Bahari, Mohsen Taheri
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:379-83
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Brief Communications
Fusarium spp infections in a pediatric burn unit: nine years of experience
María Teresa Rosanova, Martín Brizuela, Mabel Villasboas, Fabian Guarracino, Veronica Alvarez, Patricia Santos, Jorge Finquelievich
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:389-92
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Case ReportClinical Image
Crusted scabies in a patient with lepromatous leprosy
Alexandra Peres Paim Pedra e Cal, Cassio Porto Ferreira, José Augusto da Costa Nery
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:399-400
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Letters to the Editor
Long term effect of switching to darunavir/ritonavir in HIV infected patients previously on protease inhibitor therapy
Claudio Ucciferri, Katia Falasca, Francesca Vignale, Marta Di Nicola, Jacopo Vecchiet
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:401-2
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Emergent diseases in emergent countries: we must study viral ecology to prevent new epidemics
Joel Henrique Ellwanger, José Artur Bogo Chies
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:403-4
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Characterization of a small outbreak of Salmonella enterica serovar Infantis that harbour CTX-M-65 in Ecuador
Monica Cartelle Gestal, Jeannete Zurita, Ariane Paz y Mino, David Ortega-Paredes, Iliana Alcocer
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:406-7
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Disseminated Bacille Calmette-Guérin disease in immunocompetent adult patients
Luísa Nascimento, Ana Linhas, Raquel Duarte
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:408-9
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Malaria diagnosis: still a challenge in non-endemic countries
Ioanna Voulgaridi, Theocharis Koufakis, Evdokia Ntava, Nikolaos Zisis, Maria Tsiakalou
Braz J Infect Dis 2016;20:410-1
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