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Lung and liver flukes

Parasitology

Helminths

  1. Melissa R. Haswell-Elkins PhD Senior Lecturer

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0196

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Haswell-Elkins, M. R. 2010. Lung and liver flukes. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Indigenous Health and Indigenous Stream Co-ordinator, Australian Integrated Mental Health Initiative, North Queensland Health Equalities Promotion Unit, Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    The Parasites
  • 2
    Transmission and Epidemiology
  • 3
    Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Infection
  • 4
    Control

Keywords:

  • lung and liver flukes;
  • Fasciola hepatica;
  • Paragonimus westermani;
  • Opisthorchis infection;
  • ectopic infection with Paragonimus;
  • intestinal paragonimiasis;
  • inflammatory infiltration;
  • endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ECRP)