The Southern African Journal of Infectious Diseases (SAJID) publishes topics on all aspects of infectious diseases, particularly those of importance to the FIDSSA societies. Topics around infection include clinical and epidemiological aspects of communicable diseases, laboratory diagnosis of infections, characterisation of infective agents by molecular techniques and the study of transmission patterns of pathogens in institutional and community settings. View our Editorial Team.

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Original Research

Non-toxigenic Corynebacterium diphtheriae endocarditis: A cluster of five cases  
Tamsin Lovelock, Mignon du Plessis, Clinton van der Westhuizen, Jacques T. Janson, Charlene Lawrence, Arifa Parker, Alfonso Pecoraro, Hans Prozesky, Anne von Gottberg, Jantjie Taljaard
21 February 2024


Erratum: Prevalence and distribution of selected cervical human papillomavirus types in HIV infected and HIV uninfected women in South Africa, 1989–2021: A narrative review  
Rixongile R. Rikhotso, Emma M. Mitchell, Daniel T. Wilson, Aubrey Doede, Nontokozo D. Matume, Pascal O. Bessong
30 January 2024

Original Research

Characterisation and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of non-tuberculous mycobacteria  
Abraham J. le Roux, Anneke van der Spoel van Dijk, Motlatji R.B. Maloba
05 January 2024

Brief Report

Microbe Mail: A microbiology and infectious diseases podcast for clinicians and students  
Vindana Chibabhai, Gert J.K. Marais, Vinitha Alex
21 December 2023

Case Report

A young adult with leptospirosis associated acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy  
Herman Bagula, Ismail A. Banderker, Muhammed S. Moosa
21 December 2023


Appropriate use of colistin in neonates, infants and children: Interim guidance  
Vindana Chibabhai, Adrie Bekker, Marianne Black, Despina Demopoulos, Angela Dramowski, Nicolette M. du Plessis, Veshni Pillay-Fuentes Lorente, Trusha Nana, Helena Rabie, Gary Reubenson, Reenu Thomas
19 December 2023

Original Research

Adverse event reporting practices in drug-resistant tuberculosis facilities across South Africa  
Razia Gaida, Adlai S. Davids, Ronel Sewpaul
19 December 2023

Original Research

After action review of the COVID-19 pandemic response in North West province, South Africa  
John M. Tumbo, Indiran Govender, Doudou K. Nzaumvila
18 December 2023

Original Research

Changing character and waning impact of COVID-19 at a tertiary centre in Cape Town, South Africa  
Lucas E. Hermans, Petro Booysen, Linda Boloko, Marguerite Adriaanse, Timothy J. de Wet, Aimee R. Lifson, Naweed Wadee, Nectarios Papavarnavas, Gert Marais, Nei-yuan Hsiao, Michael-Jon Rosslee, Gregory Symons, Gregory L. Calligaro, Arash Iranzadeh, Robert J. Wilkinson, Ntobeko A.B. Ntusi, Carolyn Williamson, Mary-Ann Davies, Graeme Meintjes, Sean Wasserman
18 December 2023

Original Research

Retrospective review of bacteriological profiles and antibiogram in a tertiary neonatal unit  
Philile F. Buthelezi, Fathima Naby, Yashodhara Kannigan
08 December 2023
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