About the Authors
Epicentre, Paris, France
Médecins Sans Frontières, Geneva, Switzerland
District de Santé Akonolinga, Akonolinga, Cameroon
Centre Pasteur, Yaoundé, Cameroon
Division of Epidemiology, Institute of Ophthalmology, University College London, London, United Kingdom
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: KP EC. Performed the experiments: KP KS AN AM. Analyzed the data: KP. Wrote the paper: KP. Organized survey in the field: KS. Implementation supervison of the survey: AN. Coordination and organization of the survey: AS. Supervsion of survey teams and organization of community involvement: FS. Supervision of survey teams and data collection: AM. Laboratory diagnosis: SE. Participated in establishing the study design and reviewed the protocol and the manuscript: MM. Technical advice on Buruli ulcer, took part in establishing the protocol, and report of the survey: FN. Supervised and participated in conception of survey, protocol writing, analysis, and writing of manuscript: RFG.