Hydatidosis

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Hydatidosis

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The terms "Hydatidosis" returned 153 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Vertebral hydatidosis: case report].
 

Author(s): R Varela, J P Santelices, D Cuzmar, J T Aldunate, N Plaza-Guzmán, P Lizama-Calvo

Journal: Acta Ortop Mex. ;29(2):110-3.

 

Hydatidosis caused by echinococcus granulosus may affect any organ in the body, with the lungs and the liver as the most commonly affected organs. Vertebral compromise resulting from echinococcus granulosus has a low prevalence and accounts for less than 1% of bone compromise. We ...

Last Updated: 25 Mar 2016

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Clinical and serological outcomes with different surgical approaches for human hepatic hydatidosis.
 

Author(s): Amr Abdelraouf, Amany Ahmed Abd El-Aal, Eman Yassin Shoeib, Samar Sayed Attia, Nihal Ahmed Hanafy, Mohamed Hassani, Soheir Shoman

Journal: Rev. Soc. Bras. Med. Trop.. ;48(5):587-93.

 

Hydatidosis is the result of infection with the larval stages of some species of the genus Echinococcus. Treatment approaches for hydatid cysts include the use of albendazole, surgery, and/or medico-surgical procedures. The choice of the therapeutic surgical approach depends on the ...

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2015

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[Paraspinal hydatid cyst: A rare localization of hydatidosis].
 

Author(s): Walid Sayed, Mohamed Ben Salah, Mohamed Zoghlami, Amine Bennour, Moez Dridi, Hédi Annabi, Mehdi Haj Salah, M Trabelsi, M M'barek

Journal: Tunis Med. 2015 Mar;93(3):192-3.

 

Last Updated: 15 Sep 2015

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The terms "Hydatidosis" returned 7 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Hydatidosis: epidemiological, clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic aspects].
 

Author(s): Carlos Armiñanzas, Manuel Gutiérrez-Cuadra, Maria Carmen Fariñas

Journal: Rev Esp Quimioter. 2015 Jun;28(3):116-24.

 

Hydatidosis or cystic echinococcosis (CE) is a parasitic zoonosis caused by Echinococcus granulosus. Its life cycle involves dogs, sheep and sometimes other animals. CE has a worldwide distribution, with greater prevalence in temperate zones. In Spain, Castile and León, La Rioja, ...

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2015

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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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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: 2 Jul 2016

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