Kala-azar in pregnancy in Mymensingh, Bangladesh: a social autopsy

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 May 1;8(5):e2710. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002710. eCollection 2014 May.
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Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Bangladesh
  • Diagnostic Errors
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Leishmaniasis, Visceral / diagnosis*
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications, Parasitic / diagnosis*
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Stillbirth

Grant support

This study was funded by the Core Research Fund of the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (www.icddrb.org) through its New Researcher Award mechanism. The first and communicating author of this manuscript, Kazi Mizanur Rahman, was the Principal Investigator of this study. The icddr,b protocol number of this study was 2008-045 and the icddr,b budget code for this study was 02121937. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.