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Angiostrongylus cantonensis

Thursday 22 October 2009

Synopsis

- angiostrongyliasis
- localized peritonitis
- eosinophilic meningoencephalitis
- focal eosinophilic infiltration
- serosal vessel invasion
- eosinophilic infiltration in the human digestive tract

references

- Abdominal angiostrongyliasis caused by Angiostrongylus cantonensis: A possible cause of eosinophilic infiltration in human digestive tract. Sawanyawisuth K, Pugkhem A, Mitchai J, Intapan PM, Anunnatsiri S, Limpawattana P, Chotmongkol V. Pathol Res Pract. 2009 Jun 20. PMID: 19545957