Hydatidosis

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Hydatidosis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hydatidosis" returned 136 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Peritoneal hydatidosis in an adolescent.
 

Author(s): Aziz El Madi, Youssef Bouabdallah

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Last Updated: 24 Nov 2014

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Tibial hydatidosis: a case report.
 

Author(s): Berhe Gebreseslassie Kassa, Melisachew Mulatu Yeshi, Amanuel Haile Abraha, Tewelde Tesfaye Gebremariam

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Hydatidosis is a tapeworm infection caused by the larval stage of Echinococcus species. The organs most frequently affected are the liver and the lungs. Primary involvement of the skeleton is rare. The location of hydatid cysts in the tibia is seldom described in the medical literature, ...

Last Updated: 16 Sep 2014

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Medical and surgical management of a rare and complicated case of multivisceral hydatidosis; 18 years of evolution.
 

Author(s): Gabriela L Popa, Iulia Tanase, Cosmin A Popa, Bogdan Mastalier, Mircea I Popa, Carmen M Cretu

Journal: New Microbiol.. 2014 Jul;37(3):387-91.

 

Hydatidosis (echinococcosis) is a parasitic disease caused by the development in the human host of the larval form of the Echinococcus spp. tapeworm. Among the parasitic diseases transmitted from animal to human, hydatidosis represents the main Romanian helminthic zoonosis in humans, ...

Last Updated: 3 Sep 2014

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The terms "Hydatidosis" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Concomitant splenic and hepatic hydatidosis: report of two cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Azadeh Jabbari Nooghabi, Kasra Raoufian, Mohammad Reza Motie

Journal: Acta Med Iran. 2015 ;53(1):74-7.

 

Hydatid disease has a worldwide spreading. The most common site of the disease is the liver, lungs, kidney, bones, and brain. Splenic hydatid disease has been reported to constitute 2% to 6% of patients with abdominal hydatid disease. Because of the rarity of splenic hydatid disease, ...

Last Updated: 19 Jan 2015

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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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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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Parasitic Infections of the Gastrointestinal Tract
 

Status: Recruiting

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

 

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2015

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