Dipetalonema reconditum in the human eye.

@article{Huynh2001DipetalonemaRI,
  title={Dipetalonema reconditum in the human eye.},
  author={Trieu Huynh and Janice H J Thean and R Maini},
  journal={The British journal of ophthalmology},
  year={2001},
  volume={85 11},
  pages={
          1391-2
        }
}
  • Trieu Huynh, Janice H J Thean, R Maini
  • Published in
    The British journal of…
    2001
  • Medicine
  • Editor,—Human ocular invasion by non-human filarial parasites has been reported for more than 200 years.1 2However, only just over a handful have actually been removed, described and identified in detail.3-6 Furthermore, the Dipetalonema species that have been described in three cases were thought to be from the body cavity of the natural hosts—the porcupine and the beaver.4 5 7 8 This report describes a case of Dipetalonema reconditum (usually associated with canine filariasis) in the human… CONTINUE READING

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