1921
Volume 34, Issue 4
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
USD

Abstract

Abstract

In a natural focus of paragonimiasis in the northeastern region of Venezuela, 130 people were clinically, parasitologically and immunologically evaluated. A specific intradermal test was positive in 13%. Besides an index case, three other active cases of paragonimiasis were identified. Adult worms and metacercariae were recovered from and , respectively. Previous reports of infection in Venezuela are discussed.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.1985.34.766
1985-07-01
2017-11-24
Loading full text...

Full text loading...

http://instance.metastore.ingenta.com/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.1985.34.766
Loading
  • Accepted : 25 Jan 1985

Most Cited This Month

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error