1921
Volume 29, Issue 5
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Abstract

Pathologic study of an abdominal mass removed from a 16-month-old girl revealed a marked granulomatous and fibroblastic reaction surrounding eggs and adults of . As often occurs in such cases, there was an increased eosinophilia in the lesion and in the peripheral leukocytes. Both the clinical and gross aspects of the lesion simulated a benign neoplasm; this similarity justifies the designation “pseudotumorous form of ascariasis.”

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1980-09-01
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  • Accepted : 06 Oct 1979

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