Diagnosis of Schistosomiasis japonica infection coincident with hepatocellular carcinoma by fine-needle aspiration.

Abstract

Schistosomiasis japonica is not an endemic parasite in Taiwan. Previously, there have been no primarily infected cases reported with the exception of Chinese war veterans who had immigrated from Mainland China. We reported a 79-year-old patient who was diagnosed as having non-B, non-C liver cirrhosis complicated with a 1.2 x 1.2 x 1.2 cm liver tumor in the… (More)

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@article{Chen2007DiagnosisOS, title={Diagnosis of Schistosomiasis japonica infection coincident with hepatocellular carcinoma by fine-needle aspiration.}, author={Hui-Zhu Chen and Shih-Chang Chuang and F Hsieh and L Lin and R T Hung and King-Teh Lee}, journal={Diagnostic cytopathology}, year={2007}, volume={35 11}, pages={722-4} }