Authors’ addresses: Le Thi Xuan, Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Ho Chi Minh City, 217 Hong Bang, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Nguyen Thien Hung, Medic Medical Centre, 254 Hoa Hao, District 10, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Jitra Waikagul, Department of Helminthology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, 420/6 Ratchawithi Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand.
Acknowledgments: We thank Dr. Alvaro Cervera for his help translating the Spanish article (reference 9) referred to in this paper, and Paul Adams for editing the manuscript. The American Committee on Clinical and Tropical Medicine and Travelers’ Health (ACCTMTH) assisted with publication expenses.
Cho SY, Yang HN, Kong Y, Kim JC, Shin KW, Koo BS, 1994. Intraocular fascioliasis: a case report. Am J Trop Med Hyg 50 :349–353.
Tranvinh H, Tran Thi KD, Nguyen HC, Phan HD, Pham TH, 2001. Fascioliasis in Vietnam. Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 32 (Suppl 2):48–50.
Aguirre Errasti C, Merino Angula J, Flores Torres M, de los Rios A, 1981. Unusual forms of Fasciola hepatica infestation: report of two cases. Med Clin (Barc) 76 :125–128.
Hoa LT, De NV, 2002. Molecular-based identification of Fasciola sp. in Vietnam using a mitochondrial-encoded NAD1 sequence as a genetic marker. J Malaria Parasite Dis Control 4 :53–59.
Kraivichian P, Kulkumthorn M, Yingyourd P, Akarabovorn P, Paireepai C, 1992. Albendazole for the treatment of human gnathostomiasis. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 86 :418–421.