Liver-fluke infection as an aetiological factor in bile-duct carcinoma of man.

@article{Flavell1981LiverflukeIA,
  title={Liver-fluke infection as an aetiological factor in bile-duct carcinoma of man.},
  author={David J. Flavell},
  journal={Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene},
  year={1981},
  volume={75 6},
  pages={814-24}
}
  • David J. Flavell
  • Published 1981 in
    Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical…
This paper reviews, with particular reference to Opisthorchis viverrini, the evidence that opisthorchiasis and clonorchiasis are aetiological factors in the causation of human bile-duct cancer, especially cholangiocarcinoma, and considers the other aetiological factors which may be operating. The epidemiology, pathology in man and experimental animals, and… CONTINUE READING