Hydatidosis

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Hydatidosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hydatidosis" returned 129 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Dumbbell shaped spinal hydatidosis.
 

Author(s): Krishna Chaitanya Joshi, Aniruddh T Jagannath, Ravi Gopal Varma

Journal: Neurol India. ;62(1):113-4.

 

Last Updated: 10 Mar 2014

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Epidemiology and clinical features of cystic hydatidosis in Western Sicily: a ten-year review.
 

Author(s): Elisa Cappello, Bruno Cacopardo, Eleonora Caltabiano, Sigismindo Li Volsi, Rosa Chiara, Mauro Sapienza, Luciano Nigro

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2013 Dec;19(48):9351-8.

 

To assess retrospectively the epidemiological and clinical aspects of cystic echinococcosis (CE) and to evaluate follow-up and response to treatment in patients affected by CE.

Last Updated: 10 Jan 2014

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Left hepato-pleural fistula complicating primary hepatic hydatidosis.
 

Author(s): Sonia Ezzine Baccari, Mehdi Bouassida, Selim Sassi, Hassen Touinsi, Fethi Chebbi, Mongi Mighri, Sadok Sassi

Journal: Tunis Med. 2013 Nov;91(11):681-2.

 

Last Updated: 17 Dec 2013

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The terms "Hydatidosis" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Worldwide epidemiology of liver hydatidosis including the Mediterranean area.
 

Author(s): Giuseppe Grosso, Salvatore Gruttadauria, Antonio Biondi, Stefano Marventano, Antonio Mistretta

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2012 Apr;18(13):1425-37.

 

The worldwide incidence and prevalence of cystic echinococcosis have fallen dramatically over the past several decades. Nonetheless, infection with Echinococcus granulosus (E. granulosus) remains a major public health issue in several countries and regions, even in places where it ...

Last Updated: 17 Apr 2012

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[Bone hydatidosis: report of five patients and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Oscar Tapia E, Aarón Vidal T, Enrique Bellolio J, Juan Carlos Roa S

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2010 Nov;138(11):1414-21.

 

Bone location of hydatid cysts occurs in 0.5 to 3% of all cases of hydatidosis. The most common bones involved are spine, long bones and pelvis. We report five patients with bone hydatidosis. A 24-year-old male consulting for paraparesis and numbness of lower limbs; CAT scan showed ...

Last Updated: 31 Jan 2011

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[Primary intradural extramedullary hydatidosis. Case report and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): N Chakir, A Akhaddar, A El Quessar, A El Ouahabi, M R El Hassani, A El Khamlichi, M Jiddane

Journal: J Neuroradiol. 2002 Sep;29(3):177-82.

 

The authors report a case of cauda equina compression by intradural hydatid cyst. An 18-year-old man presented with paraparesis and sphincter dysfunction. MRI showed an intradural cystic lesion extending from L1 to L2 with low signal intensity on T1 and high signal intensity on T2. ...

Last Updated: 26 Nov 2002

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Analysis of the Potentially Parasitocidal Effect of a Long Term Chemotherapy With Benzimidazoles
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Alveolar Echinococcosis

 

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2008

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The Influence of Two Different Hepatectomy Methods on Transection Speed and Chemokine Release From the Liver
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Liver Neoplasms; Liver Metastasis; Liver Hemangioma; Echinococcosis, Hepatic

 

Last Updated: 21 Dec 2013

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Parasitic Infections of the Gastrointestinal Tract
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Amebiasis; Cryptosporidiosis; Giardiasis; Parasitic Disease; Parasitic Intestinal Disease; Gastrointestinal Helminth Infections

 

Last Updated: 23 Aug 2014

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