The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases
Current number
March - April 2017
Vol. 21. Num. 2.
Pages 123-212

The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases is the official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI) aims to publish relevant articles in the broadest sense to all aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases and immune response to infectious agents.

The BJID is a bimonthly publication and one of the most influential journals in its field in Brazil and Latin America with a high impact factor, since its inception it has garnered a growing share of the publishing market. 

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Vol. 21. Num. 2. March - April 2017 Pages 123-212
Editorial
Yellow fever outbreak in Brazil, 2017
Luciano Z. Goldani
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:123-4
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Original Articles
Differential expression on mitochondrial tryparedoxin peroxidase (mTcTXNPx) in Trypanosoma cruzi after ferrocenyl diamine hydrochlorides treatments
Andréa A.N. Kohatsu, Flávia A.J. Silva, Acácio I. Francisco, Aline Rimoldi, Marco T.A. Silva, Maria D. Vargas, João A. da Rosa, Regina M.B. Cicarelli
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:125-32
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Factors associated with pain in individuals infected by human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1)
Dislene N. dos Santos, Kionna O.B. Santos, Alaí B. Paixão, Rosana Cristina P. de Andrade, Davi T. Costa, Daniel L. S-Martin, Katia N. Sá, Abrahão F. Baptista
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:133-9
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Online continuing interprofessional education on hospital-acquired infections for Latin America
Julio C. Medina-Presentado, Alvaro Margolis, Lucia Teixeira, Leticia Lorier, Ana C. Gales, Graciela Pérez-Sartori, Maura S. Oliveira, Verónica Seija, Daniela Paciel, Rafael Vignoli, Silvia Guerra, Henry Albornoz, Zaida Arteta, Antonio Lopez-Arredondo, Sofía García
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:140-7
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Trends and predictors of HIV-1 acquired drug resistance in Minas Gerais, Brazil: 2002–2012
Helena Duani, Agdemir Waleria Aleixo, Unaí Tupinambás
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:148-54
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Imbalance of Th17 and Treg in peripheral blood mononuclear cells of active tuberculosis patients
Jie Luo, Mingxu Zhang, Baosong Yan, Kejun Zhang, Ming Chen, Shaoli Deng
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:155-61
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Clinical and epidemiological characteristics associated with unfavorable tuberculosis treatment outcomes in TB-HIV co-infected patients in Brazil: a hierarchical polytomous analysis
Thiago Nascimento do Prado, Jayant V. Rajan, Angélica Espinosa Miranda, Elias dos Santos Dias, Lorrayne Beliqui Cosme, Lia Gonçalves Possuelo, Mauro N. Sanchez, Jonathan E. Golub, Lee W. Riley, Ethel Leonor Maciel
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:162-70
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Brief Communications
Pressure ulcer as a reservoir of multiresistant Gram-negative bacilli: risk factors for colonization and development of bacteremia
Iolanda A. Braga, Cristiane S. Brito, Augusto Diogo Filho, Paulo P. Gontijo Filho, Rosineide M. Ribas
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:171-5
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Serum levels of neurotrophic factors in active toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis
Cynthia Azeredo Cordeiro, Erica Leandro Marciano Vieira, Natália Pessoa Rocha, Vinicius Monteiro Castro, Juliana Lambert Oréfice, Tatiana Barichello, Rogerio Alves Costa, Fernando Oréfice, Lucy Young, Antonio Lucio Teixeira
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:176-9
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Prevalence of Trypanosoma cruzi/HIV coinfection in southern Brazil
Dulce Stauffert, Mariangela Freitas da Silveira, Marília Arndt Mesenburg, Adriane Brod Manta, Alessandra da Silva Dutra, Guilherme Lucas de Oliveira Bicca, Marcos Marreiro Villela
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:180-4
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Complete substitution of the Brazilian endemic clone by other methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus lineages in two public hospitals in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Raiane Cardoso Chamon, Sthefanie da Silva Ribeiro, Thaina Miranda da Costa, Simone Aranha Nouér, Katia Regina Netto dos Santos
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:185-9
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Hospitalization rates, length of stay and in-hospital mortality in a cohort of HIV infected patients from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Lara E. Coelho, Sayonara R. Ribeiro, Valdilea G. Veloso, Beatriz Grinsztejn, Paula M. Luz
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:190-5
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Case Report
A case of urinary tract infection caused by Raoultella planticola after a urodynamic study
Murat Tuğcu, Caglar Ruhi, Ali M. Gokce, Melih Kara, Sebahat Aksaray
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:196-8
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Clinical Images
Newborn with rash due to Klebsiella infection
Víctor Martínez-Bucio, Julio César López-Valdés
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:199-200
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Disseminated cutaneous leishmaniasis: ulcerovegetative and ulcero-crusted lesions
Isabela Martins Sgarbi, Flávia da Silva Domingos Santos, Veridiana Elisa Monteiro, Silvia Nunes Szente Fonseca, Fred Bernardes Filho
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:201-2
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Letters to the Editor
Extrahepatic manifestations of chronic hepatitis C infection: a consecutive study in Brazilian patients
Fátima M. Tengan, Mauricio Levy-Neto, Ivan D. Miziara, Bianca P. Dantas, Luciana Maragno
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:203-4
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High mortality outbreak of carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection in a Brazilian pediatric oncology hospital
Milene Gonçalves Quiles, Fabianne Carlesse, Maria Aparecida Aguiar da Silva, Roberta Cabral Mingrone, Juliane Melo Fonseca, Dafne Cardoso Silva, Antonio Carlos Campos Pignatari
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:205-6
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Serosurvey for canine visceral leishmaniasis in rural and urban areas of the Brazilian Legal Amazon
Andresa Guimarães, Juliana Macedo Raimundo, Helciléia Dias Santos, Rosangela Zacarias Machado, Cristiane Divan Baldani
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:207-8
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Arrhythmias in leptospirosis-associated acute kidney injury: a case series
Douglas de Sousa Soares, Gabriela Studart Galdino, Bruna Custódio Rodrigues, Geraldo Bezerra da Silva Junior, Elizabeth De Francesco Daher
Braz J Infect Dis 2017;21:209-10
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