Dirofilariasis involving the oral cavity : report of the first case from South America

Dirofilariasis involving the oral cavity : report of the first case from South America

Laudenice Lucena Pereira, Ricardo Della Coletta, Larissa Cavalcanti Monteiro, Victor Yuri Nicolau Ferreira, Jorge Esquiche Leon, Paulo Rogerio Ferreti Bonan

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Oral dirofilariasis is very rare with non-specific clinical manifestations. Here, we report the case of a 65-year-old South American woman with a submucosal nodule on her right buccal mucosa. The nodule was slightly tender and painful. Differential diagnoses included mesenchymal (lipoma or...

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Dirofilariasis involving the oral cavity : report of the first case from South America

Laudenice Lucena Pereira, Ricardo Della Coletta, Larissa Cavalcanti Monteiro, Victor Yuri Nicolau Ferreira, Jorge Esquiche Leon, Paulo Rogerio Ferreti Bonan


										

Dirofilariasis involving the oral cavity : report of the first case from South America

Laudenice Lucena Pereira, Ricardo Della Coletta, Larissa Cavalcanti Monteiro, Victor Yuri Nicolau Ferreira, Jorge Esquiche Leon, Paulo Rogerio Ferreti Bonan

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    Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical

    Vol. 48, no. 3 (May, 2015), p. 361-363