Echinococcus vogeli Infection in a Hunter, French Guiana

@inproceedings{Knapp2009EchinococcusVI,
  title={Echinococcus vogeli Infection in a Hunter, French Guiana},
  author={Jenny Knapp and Mirc{\'e}a Chirica and Christine Simonnet and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Grenouillet and J. C. J. Bart and Yasuhito Sako and Sonoyo Itoh and Minoru Nakao and Akira Ito and Laurence Millon},
  booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases},
  year={2009}
}
Echinococcus vogeli infection in a hunter from the rain forest of French Guiana was confirmed by imaging and mitochondrial DNA sequence analysis. Serologic examination showed typical patterns for both alveolar and cystic echinococcosis. Polycystic echinococcis caused by E. vogeli may be an emerging parasitic disease in Central and South America. 

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