Thelaziosis in Humans, a Zoonotic Infection, Spain, 2011

  title={Thelaziosis in Humans, a Zoonotic Infection, Spain, 2011},
  author={Isabel Fuentes and Isa{\'i}as Montes and Jos{\'e} Mar{\'i}a Saugar and Stefania Latrofa and Ter{\'e}sa Garate and Domenico Otranto},
  booktitle={Emerging infectious diseases},
After Thelazia callipaeda infection in dogs and cats were reported in Spain, a human case of thelaziosis in this country was reported, suggesting zoonotic transmission. The active reproductive status of this nematode in situ indicates that humans are competent hosts for this parasite. 
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