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A Case of Paragonimus westermani Infection by Eating Imperfectly Cooked Wild Boar Flesh


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Title: A Case of Paragonimus westermani Infection by Eating Imperfectly Cooked Wild Boar Flesh
Authors: Maesaki, Shigefumi / Nagashima, Seiji / Mashimoto, Hideo / Araki, Jun / Asai, Sadahiro / Yano, Akihiko / Kohno, Shigeru / Hara, Kohei
Issue Date: 30-Jun-1994
Publisher: 長崎大学熱帯医学研究所 / Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University
Citation: 熱帯医学 Tropical medicine 36(1). p21-24, 1994
Abstract: A 19 year old woman was admitted because of abnormal chest X-ray showing smoothly outlined cystic lesion. The eggs of Paragonimus westermani was identified in the broncho-alveolar lavage fluid. Anti-Paragonimus westermani antibody was positive in the serum by the ELISA method. Six eggs were observed in one gram of feces before the administration of praziquantel. Praziquantel (75mg/kg) was administered for two day, the egg of Paragonimus westermani disappeared in the feces and the size of cystic lesion in the chest X-ray decreased.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10069/4667
ISSN: 03855643
Type: Departmental Bulletin Paper
Appears in Collections:Volume 36, No. 1

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