Paragonimiasis in the Abdominal Cavity and Subcutaneous Tissue: Report of 3 Cases

@inproceedings{Lee2012ParagonimiasisIT,
  title={Paragonimiasis in the Abdominal Cavity and Subcutaneous Tissue: Report of 3 Cases},
  author={Chang Ho Lee and Jong Hun Kim and Woo Sung Moon and Min Ro Lee},
  booktitle={The Korean journal of parasitology},
  year={2012}
}
Paragonimiasis is a parasitic disease caused by the lung fluke, Paragonimus spp. Lung flukes may be found in various organs, such as the brain, peritoneum, subcutaneous tissues, and retroperitoneum, other than the lungs. Abdominal paragonimiasis raises a considerable diagnostic challenge to clinicians, because it is uncommon and may be confused with other… CONTINUE READING