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Diphyllobothrium latum: relato de caso no Brasil/ Diphyllobothrium latum: case report in Brazil

Emmel, Vanessa Erichsen; Inamine, Everton; Secchi, Carina; Brodt, Tereza C.Z.; Amaro, Maria Cristina O.; Cantarelli, Vlademir Vicente; Spalding, Sílvia
2006-02-01

Resumo em português Difilobotriose é causada em humanos pela infecção com vermes adultos do gênero Diphyllobothrium adquiridos pelo consumo de peixe cru ou mal cozido. Diphyllobothrium latum foi confirmado pelo exame dos proglotes grávidos e típicos ovos operculados nas fezes. O paciente havia comido crustáceos e peixes. É o relato do primeiro brasileiro infectado. Resumo em inglês Diphyllobothriasis is caused in humans by infection with adult tapeworms of the genus Diphyllobothrium acquired by consuming raw or undercooked freshwater fish. Diphyllobothrium latum was confirmed by examination of the gravid proglottids and typical operculated eggs in the stool. The patient had a history of eating crustaceans and fish. This is the case report of the first Brazilian infected.

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