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      Sick during or after travelling

      Latest update: - Authors: Mieke Croughs, Ula Maniewski

      Approximately half of all international travellers experience a medical problem during or after their trip. The most common problems are fever, traveller’s diarrhoea, respiratory tract infections and skin problems.

      Fever can be caused by different illnesses, such as malaria, flu, dengue, ...

      It is impossible to determine the cause based solely on your symptoms.