opisthorchiasis


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Related to opisthorchiasis: paragonimiasis, clonorchiasis, giardiasis
  • noun

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infestation with flukes obtained from eating raw fish

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Opisthorchiasis was suspected because of the patient's travel history and report of eating carpaccio (Italian dish made with raw fish/meat) near Lake Bolsena (8).
To confirm the diagnosis of opisthorchiasis, we obtained another fecal sample 1 month later, and low numbers of Opisthorchis eggs were seen by microscopy.
4 million persons worldwide have opisthorchiasis, of whom [approximately equal to]325,000 are in Europe (1).
The reference standard for diagnosing opisthorchiasis is observation of eggs in feces by microscopy.
A case of opisthorchiasis was defined as Opistorchidae spp.
The detection of opisthorchiasis foci in Byelorussia [in Russian].
Clinical manifestation of opisthorchiasis and treatment.
The pathologic and clinical consequences of opisthorchiasis are related to the intensity and duration of cumulative infestations.
Because so many persons have emigrated from the former USSR to Western countries in recent years, physicians in these countries should be more familiar with the condition; thus, review of the epidemiology of opisthorchiasis in former USSR is appropriate.
A diagnosis of opisthorchiasis was made on the basis of ova identified in the bile from the wife.
The impact of a decade long opisthorchiasis control program in northeastern Thailand.