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- Soares, Manoel do Carmo Pereira, et al. Show all 10 Authors
- Acta tropica 2013 v.125 no.1 pp. 110-114
- Echinococcus; echinococcosis; humans; larvae; liver; morphometry; tropics
- ... Since humans rarely play the role as Echinococcus oligarthrus host, there is lack of knowledge about the complex infectious process. Only three cases have been reported to occur in humans in the neotropics until now. We present the anatomo-clinical and molecular findings describing a new case of infection by E. oligarthrus in a man. The muscular or subcutaneous tissues tropism described for this s ...