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… (More)
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1939-2018
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2012
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2012
  • Euro surveillance : bulletin Europeen sur les…
  • 2012
The European Food Safety Authority and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control analysed the information on the… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Cystic echinococcosis (CE) is an emerging zoonotic parasitic disease throughout the world. Human incidence and livestock… (More)
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2003
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2003
Surveillance for alveolar echinococcosis in central Europe was initiated in 1998. On a voluntary basis, 559 patients were… (More)
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2003
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2003
  • Acta tropica
  • 2003
The increased knowledge of the natural history of cystic echinococcosis (CE) by the recent expansion in the use of ultrasound (US… (More)
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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… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE The authors present their experience in the laparoscopic management of benign liver disease. The aim of the study is to… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND In recent years percutaneous drainage has been used successfully to treat the hepatic hydatid cysts of echinococcal… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Echinococcus granulosus is the causative agent of hydatid disease in humans and animals. Natural transmission of the parasite… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Of 1055 patients treated surgically for pulmonary hydatid disease, most (950) had isolated lung cysts, the other 105 having both… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Over a 24-year period, 411 partial hepatic resections were performed: 142 right or left trisegmentectomies, 158 lobectomies, 25… (More)
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