[Results of lymphography in 13 cases of onchocerciasis].

@article{Busson1978ResultsOL,
  title={[Results of lymphography in 13 cases of onchocerciasis].},
  author={J Busson and Patrice Bour{\'e}e and Dominique Doyon},
  journal={Journal de radiologie, d'electrologie, et de medecine nucleaire},
  year={1978},
  volume={59 3},
  pages={203-8}
}
Systematic lymphographic studies in 13 cases of infection with Onchocerca volvulus have enabled a "lymphographic diagram" to be made for each infected patient. The images obtained are similar to those observed in wuchereriasis. The microfilariae in onchocerciasis, however, are not transmitted in the lymphatic system, and the lesions, which vary according to… CONTINUE READING