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Echinococcosis

Known as: echinococcus disease, HYDATIDOSIS, Cysts, Hydatid 
A parasitic infection caused by tapeworm larvae of Echinococcus. It affects livestock and humans. It is characterized by the formation of hydatid… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Echinococcosis is a zoonosis caused by cestodes of the genus Echinococcus (family Taeniidae). This serious and near-cosmopolitan… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND Cystic echinococcosis is a neglected zoonotic infection that is distributed worldwide and prioritised by WHO for… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
While gallstones and alcoholism are widely known to be the most common causative agents of acute pancreatitis, about 10% of cases… Expand
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
This report of the European Food Safety Authority and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control presents the results… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Human cystic echinococcosis (hydatid disease) continues to be a substantial cause of morbidity and mortality in many parts of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Because the human and economic losses of cystic echinococcosis are substantial, global prevention and control measures should be… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Surveillance for alveolar echinococcosis in central Europe was initiated in 1998. On a voluntary basis, 559 patients were… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In the present study, 115 stray dogs (56 males and 59 females, mixed breed), 86 golden jackal (Canis aureus, 42 males and 44… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
Hydatid disease primarily affects the liver and typically demonstrates characteristic imaging findings. However, there are many… Expand