[Mebendazole treatment of echinococcosis].

Forty patients with echinococcosis were treated with mebendazole (approximately 50 mg/kg body weight) and under observation for up to 8 years. In 8 patients, E. multilocularis-infection was diagnosed whereas 32 patients had liver (n = 19 lung, n = 7) or other infestations of E. granulosus. 23 patients had been treated with mebendazole alone. 20 further… CONTINUE READING