TITLE

A 37-year-old woman with fever and abdominal pain

AUTHOR(S)
Karmali, Shahzeer; Thompson, Sarah K.; McKinnon, Gregory; Anderson, Ian B.
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/21/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 13, p1683
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the occurrence of hydatid disease due to infection with the larval stage of the Echinicoccus granulosus tapeworm. Reason behind the emergence of hydatid disease in urban centers of the developed world; Organs most often affected by hydatid cysts; Description of hydatid cysts on computed tomography scans.
ACCESSION #
17290906

 

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