Encyclopedia of Parasitology

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| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Schistosomiasis japonica

  • Heinz Mehlhorn
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_4551-1

Disease due to Schistosoma japonicum in Asia. Eradication programs were done using praziquantel according to a peculiar guideline for the treatment.


Eradication Program Schistosoma Japonicum 
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Further Reading

  1. Zhong F et al (2014) Guideline adherence for the treatment of advanced Schistosomiasis japonica. Parasitol Res 113:4335–4342CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany