Opisthorchis viverrini: liver changes in golden hamsters maintained on high and low protein diets.

@article{Flavell1980OpisthorchisVL,
  title={Opisthorchis viverrini: liver changes in golden hamsters maintained on high and low protein diets.},
  author={David J. Flavell and Kovit Pattanapanyasat and Sebastian B. Lucas and V Vongsangnak},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  year={1980},
  volume={37 4},
  pages={337-50}
}
Two groups of hamsters maintained on eight high (25.6%) or low (5.3%) content protein diets were infected with 50 Opisthorchis viverrini metacercariae by intragastric inoculation. Three animals from each group were sacrificed at 14-day intervals over a 32-week period. Two groups of non-infected control animals maintained on identical diets were killed at… CONTINUE READING