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Human dirofilariasis in Japan. Case report and review of literature



Human dirofilariasis in Japan. Case report and review of literature



International Journal of Zoonoses 7(2): 107-114



Two cases of human dirofilariasis are reported from Japan and the relevant literature is briefly reviewed. A 52-year-old man from Toyama City had a nodule removed from his lung and a 74-year-old woman, also from Toyama, was found after hysterectomy to have a granuloma in her uterus.

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