Evidence of Haplorchis taichui infection as pathogenic parasite: three case reports.

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Haplorchis taichui is the minute intestinal fluke which parasitizes the small intestine of humans and other mammals. We present the pathology in the small intestine of 3 human cases caused by H. taichui. Microscopic examination revealed mucosal ulceration, mucosal and submucosal haemorrhages, fusion and shortening villi, chronic inflammation, and fibrosis… (More)

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@article{Sukontason2005EvidenceOH, title={Evidence of Haplorchis taichui infection as pathogenic parasite: three case reports.}, author={Kom Sukontason and Piyapong Unpunyo and Somsak Piangjai}, journal={Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases}, year={2005}, volume={37 5}, pages={388-90} }