A fatal case of systemic strongyloidiasis and review of the literature

Abstract

Systemic strongyloidiasis is a rare but serious complication of intestinal strongyloidiasis. The condition occurs mainly in immunosuppressed patients and has a significant mortality rate. A case of systemic strongyloidiasis is described in a patient who received systemic steroid treatment, and a short review of the literature is given. The increased use of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02111831

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@article{Hagelskjr1994AFC, title={A fatal case of systemic strongyloidiasis and review of the literature}, author={L. H. Hagelskj{\ae}r}, journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases}, year={1994}, volume={13}, pages={1069-1074} }