Volume 76, Issue 2
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645


is the most common cause of eosinophilic meningitis in humans after ingestion of raw or inadequately cooked intermediate hosts or food contaminated with infective third-stage larvae. Frogs are known to be a paratenic host of , but have never been reported as the infectious source of human angiostrongyliasis in Taiwan. We report the first case of eosinophilic meningitis caused by after ingestion of raw frogs ().


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  • Received : 02 Oct 2006
  • Accepted : 26 Oct 2006

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