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Intestinal anisakiasis in Italy: case report

  • C.M. Moschella (a1) (a2), S. Mattiucci (a3), P. Mingazzini (a4), G. De Angelis (a1) (a2), M. Assenza (a1) (a2), F. Lombardo (a1), S. Monaco (a4), L. Paggi (a3) and C. Modini (a1) (a2)...

Abstract

A case of intestinal anisakiasis caused by Anisakis sp. larva type I in a woman from Italy who consumed raw marinated anchovies, is reported. The diagnosis was based on the morphological features characteristic of anisakid larval stages, which were readily recognized in a large granuloma removed after emergency surgical treatment.

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Intestinal anisakiasis in Italy: case report

  • C.M. Moschella (a1) (a2), S. Mattiucci (a3), P. Mingazzini (a4), G. De Angelis (a1) (a2), M. Assenza (a1) (a2), F. Lombardo (a1), S. Monaco (a4), L. Paggi (a3) and C. Modini (a1) (a2)...

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