Human infection by Pseudoterranova decipiens (Nematoda, Anisakidae) in Chile: report of seven cases

From 1997 to 1999, we identified seven human cases of infection by fourth stage larvae of Pseudoterranova decipiens in Chile. All identified larvae were coughed up by the patients. Subjects were 10-55 years old; five were female. Some patients complained of coughing, expectoration, pharyngeal pain,...

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Published in:Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz., (01.01.2001)
Main Author: Mercado Rubén (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Torres Patricio ; Muñoz Víctor ; Apt Werner
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
ISSN:0074-0276
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
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