Extensive intra-alveolar haemorrhage caused by disseminated strongyloidiasis.


We describe here four cases of disseminated strongyloidiasis. In Okinawa, it has been reported that about 10% of the residents are infected with Strongyloides stercoralis, but disseminated cases are rare. Detailed histopathological examination revealed that the present four cases could clearly be separated into two groups, two acute cases and two subacute… (More)


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@article{Kinjo1998ExtensiveIH, title={Extensive intra-alveolar haemorrhage caused by disseminated strongyloidiasis.}, author={Toshihiko Kinjo and K Tsuhako and Iwao Nakazato and E. Ito and Y. Sato and Yoshito Koyanagi and Teruo Iwamasa}, journal={International journal for parasitology}, year={1998}, volume={28 2}, pages={323-30} }