Studies On Intestinal Trematodes In Korea: V. A Human Case Infected By Fibricola Seoulensis (Trematoda: Diplostomatidae).

@article{Seo1982StudiesOI,
  title={Studies On Intestinal Trematodes In Korea: V. A Human Case Infected By Fibricola Seoulensis (Trematoda: Diplostomatidae).},
  author={Byong Seol Seo and Soon Hyung Lee and Sung Tae Hong and Sung Jong Hong and Chung Yong Kim and Hun Yong Lee},
  journal={Kisaengch'unghak chapchi. The Korean journal of parasitology},
  year={1982},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={93-99}
}
A 25-year old Korean male was admitted to Seoul National University Hospital on July 5, 1982 because of fever, epigastric discomfort and diarrhea. Laboratory examination revealed moderate eosinophilia, and large operculated helminth eggs in stool repeatedly. Other laboratory test resulted in normal range and bacteriological cultures were nefative. Under the impression of intestinal fluke infection, bithionol treatment with magnesium purgation was tried. From the diarrheal stool after treatment… CONTINUE READING