Study on the elimination of Angiostrongylus costaricensis first stage larvae in the experimental infection of Swiss mice.

@article{Canali1998StudyOT,
  title={Study on the elimination of Angiostrongylus costaricensis first stage larvae in the experimental infection of Swiss mice.},
  author={Carlotta Canali and Aline Hamilton Goulart and Carlos Graeff-Teixeira},
  journal={Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz},
  year={1998},
  volume={93 2},
  pages={269-72}
}
Abdominal angiostrongylosis is a nematode infection wild rodents. Human infection may result in severe abdominal disease and has been reported from several countries in the Americas. The domestic mouse, Mus musculus, has not been found with natural infection and, like other urban rodents, should not be considered a natural host for Angiostrongylus costaricensis. Quantification of parasitic forms released for transmission may better express the coevolutionary status in parasite-host relationship… CONTINUE READING
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