[Preliminary observation on the effect of mefloquine against egg granuloma formation in the liver of mice infected with Schistosoma japonicum].

@article{Xiao2013PreliminaryOO,
  title={[Preliminary observation on the effect of mefloquine against egg granuloma formation in the liver of mice infected with Schistosoma japonicum].},
  author={Shu-hua Xiao and Chao-wei Zhang},
  journal={Zhongguo ji sheng chong xue yu ji sheng chong bing za zhi = Chinese journal of parasitology & parasitic diseases},
  year={2013},
  volume={31 2},
  pages={81-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To explore whether mefloquine possesses the effect on granuloma formation induced by Schistosoma japonicum eggs. METHODS Seventeen out of twenty-eight mice infected with 20 S. japonicum cercariae for 35 days were treated orally with mefloquine at a single dose of 200 mg/kg, and groups of 2-3 mice were sacrificed at various intervals post… CONTINUE READING