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Human infection underscores importance of canine heartworm control



Human infection underscores importance of canine heartworm control



Norden News 57(1): 41-42



The problem of human infection with Dirofilaria immitis in the USA is discussed with regard to diagnosis (thoractomies and lung biopsies are performed to rule out pulmonary malignancy) and control (eliminating heartworms in dogs).

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