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First case of human infection by Bertiella studeri (Blanchard, 1891) Stunkard,1940 (Cestoda; Anoplocephalidae) in Brazil. Rev Inst Med Trop 57: 447–450.10.1590/S0036-46652015000500015)| false
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The Anoplocephalidae family comprises a group of parasites that affect reptiles, birds, and mammals. Humans can be accidentally infected by ingesting contaminated mites. We present a case of human bertiellosis in Brazil. Our report reinforces the importance of correctly identifying the parasite to provide adequate treatment.
Address correspondence to Roberta Passamani Ambrosio, Centro Universitário do Espírito Santo, Av. Fioravante Rossi, 2930, Martinelli, Colatina, ES 29703-858, Brazil. E-mail: email@example.com
Financial support: This study was financed in part by the Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior—Brasil, Finance Code 001. This research was also supported by Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa e Inovação do Espírito Santo.