Pathogenesis of restricted movements in trichinellosis: an experimental study.


Trichinellosis is a zoonosis acquired by the ingestion of insufficiently cooked pork meat containing the encapsulated larvae of Trichinella spiralis. Trichinellosis is presented with myalgia which affects various muscle groups; its intensity is usually related to the severity of the disease and may cause restriction of joint movement. However, joint pain in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.exppara.2011.05.020