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Human Toxocara infection, diagnosis and prevalence in the Netherlands

Human Toxocara infection, diagnosis and prevalence in the Netherlands

Tijdschrift voor Diergeneeskunde 108(12): 469-474

Tests using the ELISA showed that human toxocariasis is not common in the Netherlands. It occurs mainly in children under 10 years of age, although subclinical infections are quite frequent in all age groups.

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