[Liver capillariasis (Calodium hepaticum) in rodents from Ituri (DRC) and Dakar (Senegal)].

Abstract

Human hepatic capillariosis due to Calodium hepaticum is rarely described in Africa, probably because of the lack of diagnosis tools. However, it is known that the animal reservoir is made up of rodents. During a study performed on 24 black rats (Rattus rattus) trapped in Rethy (CongoDR) and 20 Gambian pouched rats (Cricetomys gambianus) in Dakar (Senegal… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13149-014-0326-5

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