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- Chen, Jia-xu, et al. Show all 14 Authors
- Acta tropica 2020 v.202 pp. 105111
- Paragonimus; cough; crabs; drugs; eggs; eosinophilia; freshwater; health education; metacercariae; paragonimiasis; patients; public health; secretion; seroprevalence; tropical diseases; tuberculosis; China
- ... In July of 2012, mass infections with Paragonimus species were detected in the Henan province sickening 11 of 51 people. In May 2011, these individuals had participated in an excursion during which freshwater crabs were caught and served after being toasted. Before the group infections with Paraginimus species was confirmed, 5 of the 11 patients had been misdiagnosed as tuberculosis (TB) and treat ...