Travel-Related Illnesses in Children
Pediatric EM Morsels
FEBRUARY 2, 2024
There have been many times I have encountered a triage note which states “ patient recently returned from … (insert awesome foreign country) … ” Not only does this leave me daydreaming about my future travel adventures, but has often caused me to take pause. Thoughts of what endemic illnesses could this child potentially have been exposed to in their travels?