Simple jQuery Dropdowns
Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Full metadata record
DC FieldValueLanguage
dc.contributor.authorDorn Watthanakulpanichen_US
dc.contributor.authorMalinee T. Anantaphrutien_US
dc.contributor.authorWanna Maipanichen_US
dc.contributor.otherMahidol Universityen_US
dc.identifier.citationThe Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health.. Vol.36 Suppl 4, (2005), 99-101en_US
dc.description.abstractA 73-year-old Thai woman living in Mueang District, Saraburi Province, central Thailand presented with numerous hookworm-like nematodes, finally revealed as Diploscapter coronata, by fecal culture. The patient exhibited no significant clinical signs of the gastrointestinal or genitourinary systems, and was generally not ill as a result of this unusual infection. Less commonly, patients have presented with symptoms and signs of Diploscapter coronata infection. However, potentially serious consequences can occur where people have exposure to an environment that has been contaminated with infected feces, or more specifically, infective eggs; such conditions could lead to human infection with Diploscapter coronata worms. This was the first reported occurrence of human Diploscapter coronata infection in Thailand.en_US
dc.rightsMahidol Universityen_US
dc.titleDiploscapter coronata infection in Thailand: report of the first case.en_US
Appears in Collections:Scopus 2001-2005

Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.

Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.