Schistosomiasis and hepatic fibrosis regression.

  title={Schistosomiasis and hepatic fibrosis regression.},
  author={Zilton de Ara{\'u}jo Andrade},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  volume={108 2-3},
Manson schistosomiasis is an important cause of hepatic fibrosis, a consequence of the highly fibrogenic nature of the mature schistosome eggs, the main pathogenetic factor of that disease. Thus, students interested on schistosomiasis are to be also interested on the subject of fibrosis formation and degradation since the very beginning of their studies. A… CONTINUE READING