The serological study of cystic echinococcosis and assessment of surgical cases during 5 years (2007-2011) in Khorram Abad, Iran.

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BACKGROUND Echinococcus granulosus is a cestode whose larval stage causes cystic echinococcosis in wild animals, livestock, and human. OBJECTIVE The aim of this study is to highlight the seroepidemiology of E. granulosus infection and surgical cases in the general population of Khorram Abad district, southwest of Iran. MATERIALS AND METHODS Anti-E… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/1119-3077.110156

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@article{Zibaei2013TheSS, title={The serological study of cystic echinococcosis and assessment of surgical cases during 5 years (2007-2011) in Khorram Abad, Iran.}, author={Mohammad Zibaei and Alireza Azargoon and Mahnaz Ataie-Khorasgani and Koroush Ghanadi and Seyed Mahmoud Sadjjadi}, journal={Nigerian journal of clinical practice}, year={2013}, volume={16 2}, pages={221-5} }