Human case of gastric infection by a fourth larval stage of Pseudoterranova decipiens (Nematoda, Anisakidae)

Only three cases of human infection by anisakid nematodes have been reported in Chile since 1976. In the present case, an anisakid worm, identified as a fourth-stage Pseudoterranova decipiens larva, was removed with a gastroendoscopic biopsy clipper from the stomach of a 45 year-old man from souther...

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Published in:Revista de Saúde Pública, (01.01.1997)
Main Author: Mercado Rubén (Author)
Other Involved Persons: Torres Patricio ; Maira Jorge
Format: electronic Article
Language:English
Spanish
Portuguese
ISSN:0034-8910
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
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