French Guiana

Yellow Fever

  • Requirements: Required for arriving travelers from all countries if traveler is ≥1 year of age.
  • Recommendations: Recommended for all travelers ≥9 months of age.

Malaria

  • Areas with malaria: All areas, including Matoury, Macouria, and Kourou, except none in coastal areas west of Kourou and Cayenne City.
  • Estimated relative risk of malaria for US travelers: Low.
  • Drug resistance 4: Chloroquine.
  • Malaria species: P. vivax >70%, P. falciparum 20%–30%, P. malariae rare
  • Recommended chemoprophylaxis: Atovaquone-proguanil, doxycycline, or mefloquine.

Citation

Brunette, Gary W., editor. "French Guiana." CDC Yellow Book, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2018. Relief Central, relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204277/all/French_Guiana.
French Guiana. In: Brunette GW, ed. CDC Yellow Book. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; 2018. https://relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204277/all/French_Guiana. Accessed March 25, 2019.
French Guiana. (2018). In Brunette, G. W. (Ed.), CDC Yellow Book. Available from https://relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204277/all/French_Guiana
French Guiana [Internet]. In: Brunette GW, editors. CDC Yellow Book. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; 2018. [cited 2019 March 25]. Available from: https://relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204277/all/French_Guiana.
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