The Epidemiology, Clinical Manifestations, Radiology, Microbiology, Treatment, and Prognosis of Echinococcosis: Results of NENEHATUN Study


PARLAK E., Kerget F., DEMİRDAL T., Sen P., ULAŞ A. B. , Durmaz S. O. , ...More

VECTOR-BORNE AND ZOONOTIC DISEASES, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1089/vbz.2021.0029
  • Title of Journal : VECTOR-BORNE AND ZOONOTIC DISEASES
  • Keywords: albendazole, echinococcosis, epidemiology, serology, CYSTIC ECHINOCOCCOSIS, HYDATID CYST, DIAGNOSIS, LIVER, CHILDREN

Abstract

Aim: Echinococcosis, caused by Echinococcus species, is an important zoonotic disease causing major health problems in humans and animals. Herein, we aimed to evaluate the epidemiology, clinical and laboratory parameters, radiological, serological, pathological, and treatment protocols of followed-up cases of hydatidosis.