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Human paragonimiasis -- first record of a case in Colombia

Human paragonimiasis -- first record of a case in Colombia

Biomedica 1(3): 142-151

A 40-year-old man suffered from chronic paragonimiasis (species unidentified) of the lower lobe of the right lung affecting the diaphragm and liver with adhesions. He had probably acquired the infection in the area of Mesetas, Meta, Colombia, and he had shown symptoms for 4 years. The lesions were resected but the patient died.

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