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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Larva Migrans: A Case Report And Review.
Author: Velho, Paulo Eduardo Neves Ferreira
Faria, Andreia Vasconcellos
Cintra, Maria Letícia
de Souza, Elemir Macedo
de Moraes, Aparecida Machado
Abstract: A case of massive Ancylostoma sp. larval infestation is presented in a patient who had received systemic corticosteroid therapy. What attracts attention in this case is the exuberance and rarity of clinical manifestation. Based on the pertinent literature, we discuss the mechanisms of parasital infection, the natural history of the disease and its treatment.
Subject: Adult
Albendazole
Animals
Anthelmintics
Humans
Larva Migrans
Male
Severity Of Illness Index
Citation: Revista Do Instituto De Medicina Tropical De São Paulo. v. 45, n. 3, p. 167-71
Rights: aberto
Identifier DOI: 
Address: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12870068
Date Issue: -1-Uns- -1
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