A false case of infection caused by Dicrocoelium dendriticum


Submitted: 13 February 2014
Accepted: 13 February 2014
Published: 30 September 2011
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We describe a false case of infection caused by Dicrocoelium dendriticum, a cosmopolite trematode that can infect human bile ducts but tends to live in cattle or other grazing mammals. Our aim is to stress the relevance of adequate diagnostic methods and of exact medical history in order to detect any possible clinical case.

Rossi, C., Canale, C., Gandini, F., Lodolo, L., & Cappuccia, N. (2011). A false case of infection caused by Dicrocoelium dendriticum. Microbiologia Medica, 26(3). https://doi.org/10.4081/mm.2011.2358

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