Volume 21, Issue 1, 2013

Review

The importance of being Dientamoeba fragilis
Lacasella Vita, Brandonisio Olga, Capolongo Carmen, Marangi Marianna, Giangaspero Annunziata

Original article

Trend of syphilis among patients at the Infectious Diseases Clinic of Perugia, Italy: a six-year observational retrospective study
Malincarne Lisa, Angeli Giorgia, Francisci Daniela, Baldelli Franco, Pasticci Maria Bruna

Infectious diseases and health in the migrant people: experience from Lampedusa 2011
Prestileo Tullio, Cassarà Giuseppina, Di Lorenzo Francesco, Sanfilippo Adriana, dalle Nogare Ernesto Renato, Orlando Giuseppina,

Gram-negative urinary tract infections and increasing isolation of ESBL-producing or ceftazidime-resistant strains in children: results from a single-centre survey
Giardino Stefano, Bandettini Roberto, Perotti Maddalena, Piaggio Giorgio, Degl’Innocenti Ludovica, Sacco Rosanna, Ciucci Antonella, Caviglia Ilaria, Barabino Paola, Ginocchio Francesca, Losurdo Giuseppe, Haupt Riccardo, Castagnola Elio

Intestinal parasitosis: data analysis 2006-2011 in a teaching hospital of Ancona, Italy
Silvestri Carmela, Greganti Gianfranco, Arzeni Daniela, Morciano Angela, Castelli Pamela, Barchiesi Francesco, Cirioni Oscar, Giacometti Andrea

Case report

Development of sarcoidosis during treatment for chronic hepatitis C with pegylated interferon α-2a and ribavirin: case report and literature review
Cacopardo Bruno, Pinzone Marilia Rita, Nunnari Giuseppe

High dose of trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole and daptomycin as a therapeutic option for MRSA endocarditis with large vegetation complicated by embolic stroke: a case report and literature review
Di Carlo Paola, D’Alessandro Natale, Guadagnino Giuliana, Bonura Celestino, Mammina Caterina, Lunetta Monica, Novo Salvatore, Giarratano Antonino

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura associated with splenic tuberculosis: case report
Dal Mehmet Sinan, Dal Tuba, Tekin Recep, Bodakçi Erdal, Düzköprü Yakup, Ayyildiz Mehmet Orhan,

A strange gingival swelling in an Italian child: a case of oral myiasis
Raffaldi Irene, Scolfaro Carlo, Pinon Michele, Longo Stefano, Savoia Dianella, Tovo Pier-Angelo

The Infections in the History of Medicine

The history of the Greek Anti-Malaria League and the influence of the Italian School of Malariology
Tsiamis Costas, Piperaki Evangelia-Theophano, Tsakris Athanassios

The death of Goffredo Mameli in 1849
Sabbatani Sergio

Letters to the editor

The undefined role of Gram positive bacteria in chronic prostatitis development
Stamatiou Konstantinos

Erratum

The role of marine hospices as therapeutic support for scrofula treatment in nineteenth-century Ferrara
Guidi Enrica, Lupi Silvia, Vicentini Chiara Beatrice, Manfredini Stefano, Altieri Lorenzo, Scivales Sonia, Contini Carlo