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|Title:||Diphyllobothrium latum infection in a non-endemic country: Case report|
|Authors:||Mauricio M. Llaguno|
Ana Carolina Guimarães Faleiros
Francisco Das Chagas
Universidade de Brasilia
Universidade Federal do Triangulo Mineiro
Núcleo de Medicina Tropical/UnB
|Keywords:||Immunology and Microbiology;Medicine|
|Citation:||Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical. Vol.41, No.3 (2008), 301-303|
|Abstract:||Diphyllobothriasis, which is rarely described in Brazil, was reported initially as a travelers' disease and as an accidental infection in individuals who ate raw freshwater fish. This report aims to present the case of a 20-year-old patient with confirmed Diphyllobothrium latum infection.|
|Appears in Collections:||Scopus 2006-2010|
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