[Hepatic alveolar echinococcosis].


Alveolar echinococcosis (AE) is an uncommon parasitic disease that is caused by the intrahepatic growth of Echinococcus multilocularis larvae. Eastern France is endemic for AE. A wild cycle allows the parasite to subsist in nature. The adult worm develops in the small intestine of foxes. The eggs of the taenia are dispersed on the ground by the foxes… (More)



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