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A brief guide to some important emerging infections and their impact in Bangladesh.
Islam MS et al. Nipah VirusTransmission from Bats to Humans Associated with Drinking Traditional Liquor Made from Date Palm Sap, Bangladesh, 2011-2014.Emerg Infect Dis. 2016;22(4):664-70.
Gerloff NA et al.Genetically Diverse Low Pathogenicity AvianInfluenza A Virus Subtypes Co-Circulate among Poultry in Bangladesh.PLoS One. 2016;11(3):e0152131.
Sharmin S, Viennet E, Glass K, Harley D. The emergence of dengue in Bangladesh: epidemiology, challenges and future disease risk.Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2015;109(10):619-27.
Bhatt Set al. The global distribution and burden of dengue.Nature. 2013;496(7446):504-7.
Khatun S et al. An Outbreak of Chikungunya in Rural Bangladesh, 2011.PLoSNegl Trop Dis.2015;9(7):e0003907.
Islam MS et al.Risk practices for animal and human anthrax in Bangladesh: an exploratory study.Infect EcolEpidemiol. 2013;3.