Paragonimiasis

Known as: HEMOPTYSIS, ENDEMIC, Pulmonary distomiasis, Lung fluke disease 
A parasitic infection caused by trematodes of the Paragonimus genus. Humans are infected from ingestion of raw or undercooked food. It results in… (More)
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1947-2018
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2005
2005
STUDY OBJECTIVE Paragonimiasis is a typical food-borne parasitic disease that is common in Southeast Asia, the Far East, Latin… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to identify any specific CT features that may help in the diagnosis of pleuropulmonary… (More)
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2002
2002
Paragonimiasis is an important cause of pulmonary disease worldwide. It results from an infection with Paragonimus, a parasite… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Paragonimiasis is a parasitic infection with a predilection for pulmonary involvement. Paragonimus species occur… (More)
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1999
1999
During 1986-1998 we found 104 paragonimiasis cases, which were referred to our laboratory for immunodiagnosis or identification… (More)
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1993
1993
Pulmonary paragonimiasis is a disease caused by a lung fluke. It is endemic to East Asia, but there have been several case… (More)
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1992
1992
Pleuropulmonary paragonimiasis is a disease caused by lung flukes characterized by migration of a juvenile worm in the early… (More)
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1988
1988
A sensitive and specific immunoblot assay was used to rapidly and accurately diagnose paragonimiasis. The immunoreactivity of a… (More)
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1981
1981
A 40-year old Thai farmer with pulmonary paragonimiasis was treated with Praziquantel 25 mg/kg body weight, three times after… (More)
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1981
1981
To observed whether the specific IgG antibody test using ELISA was useful in diagnosis of presently ill patients of… (More)
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