Excretion of Ascaris lumbricoides during total body irradiation.

Abstract

We describe the excretion of Ascaris lumbicoides, an intestinal roundworm, in the emesis of an asymptomatic patient undergoing total body irradiation. This suggests that Ascaris is sensitive to irradiation.

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@article{Jurcic1994ExcretionOA, title={Excretion of Ascaris lumbricoides during total body irradiation.}, author={Joseph Jurcic and Brian S Koll and Allan E Brown and John P. Crown and Joachim Yahalom and Subhash C. Gulati}, journal={Bone marrow transplantation}, year={1994}, volume={13 4}, pages={491-3} }