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- Masashi Kirinoki, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Parasitology international 2014 v.63 no.2 pp. 366-373
- DNA; Opisthorchis viverrini; animal experimentation; basins; cercariae; eggs; environmental factors; fecal examination; feces; fish; intermediate hosts; interviews; larvae; metacercariae; opisthorchiasis; planning; polymerase chain reaction; public health; surveys; villages; Cambodia; Laos; Thailand
- ... Opisthorchiasis is endemic in Thailand and Lao People's Democratic Republic and constitutes a major public health problem throughout the Mekong Basin. Although Cambodia is located in the Mekong Basin, the status of O. viverrini infection in that country was not previously clarified. This research was conducted to document the extent and distribution of O. viverrini infection in Cambodia.Surveillan ...