Larva Migrans

Known as: eruption creeping, Larva Migrans [Disease/Finding], Ground Itch 
Infections caused by nematode larvae which never develop into the adult stage and migrate through various body tissues. They commonly infect the skin… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Hookworm-related cutaneous larva migrans is caused by the migration of animal hookworm larvae in the human skin. The disease… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Toxocariasis is caused by dog ascarid, Toxocara canis, forming eosinophilic inflammation such as eosinophilic abscess or… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The treatment of cutaneous larva migrans and Toxocara infection relies on antihelminthic agents such as thiabendazole… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
  • Éric Caumes
  • Clinical infectious diseases : an official…
  • 2000
Cutaneous larva migrans caused by the larvae of animal hookworms is the most frequent skin disease among travelers returning from… (More)
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2000
2000
The purpose of this prospective study was to update epidemiological data on cutaneous larva migrans (CLM) and to assess the… (More)
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1999
1999
We described a patient with encephalopathy associated with visceral larva migrans (VLM) caused by Ascaris suum. He suffered from… (More)
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1992
1992
Visceral larva migrans is rare in adults. An adult male in whom the diagnosis was made by suggestive clinical features and muscle… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Four serologic techniques for the diagnosis of visceral larva migrans caused by Toxocara canis, namely indirect hemagglutination… (More)
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1977
1977
Seven of 10 patients with visceral larva migrans (VLM) had serum precipitating antibodies specific for larval antigens of… (More)
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1956
1956
Cuando los nemátodos migran a través de la piel del huésped, se denomina larva migrans cutánea (de la piel). Si las larvas de los… (More)
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