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Resistant giardiasis secondary to duodenal diverticula. Case report



Resistant giardiasis secondary to duodenal diverticula. Case report



American Journal of Gastroenterology 64(5): 407-409



Repeated courses of quinacrine, metronidazole and, because of possible amoebiasis, Diodoquin failed to cure Giardia lamblia infection in a 42-year-old white male. After surgical removal, 2 duodenal diverticula were shown to contain numerous Giardia at the base.

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