Appendiceal infection byEntamoeba histolytica andStrongyloides stercoralis presenting like acute appendicitis

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A 58-year-old male from Puerto Rico who was taking orally administered cortisone analogs for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease presented with fever, absolute eosinophilia, right lower quadrant pain, and rebound tenderness associated withStrongyloides stercoralis infection of the appendix. A 37-year-old alcoholic male developed fever, right lower… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01540408

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@article{Nadler1990AppendicealIB, title={Appendiceal infection byEntamoeba histolytica andStrongyloides stercoralis presenting like acute appendicitis}, author={Steven G. Nadler and PhD Dr. Mitchell S. Cappell and Bankim Bhatt and Sandra Matano and Katsuhiro Kure}, journal={Digestive Diseases and Sciences}, year={1990}, volume={35}, pages={603-608} }