About the Authors

Stephen Howie

To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: showie@mrc.gm

Malcolm Guy
Louise Fleming
Wendi Bailey
Harry Noyes
Joseph Axel Faye
Jacques Pepin
Brian Greenwood
Hilton Whittle
David Molyneux
Tumani Corrah

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

SH supervised management of the case, undertook the fieldwork, and wrote the paper. All authors contributed to the writing of the paper. MG did the laboratory work in Gambia and contributed to the fieldwork. LF managed the case at the Royal Victoria Teaching Hospital. WB did the antibody testing. HN undertook genotyping of the parasites. JAF advised on the parasitology and assisted with fieldwork. JP, BG, HW, and DM advised on the parasitology and management of the case. TC advised on management and assisted with fieldwork.