1921
Volume 35, Issue 4
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645
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Abstract

Abstract

The first case of an adult, parasitic nematode entering an open lesion is reported. A female dracunculoid, sp., invaded a puncture wound in a fisherman's hand while he was filleting an infected carangid fish, , in Hawaii. This accidental infection represents a previously unrecognized risk in handling uncooked, infected fish.

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1986-07-01
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  • Accepted : 11 Mar 1986

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