1921
Volume 26, Issue 4
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Abstract

Autopsies of two patients with onchocerciasis in the Republic of Zaïre are reported. In one patient with elephantiasis who died following diethylcarbamazine therapy there were large numbers of microfilariae of in the kidney, liver, pancreas, and lung. In the second patient, who also had leprosy and hyperinfection strongyloidiasis, we found an encapsulated adult in the wall of the thoracic aorta.

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1977-07-01
2017-09-23
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  • Accepted : 06 Dec 1976

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