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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Pseudo-tumoral Schistosomiasis: Case Report [esquistossomose Pseudo-tumoral: Relato De Um Caso.]
Author: Pereira R.M.
Carretin G.H.
Lima M.A.
Hessel G.
Bucaretchi F.
Tresoldi A.T.
Abstract: The schistosomiasis is an endemic disease in Brazil. The most frequent forms are: intestinal, hepatosplenic and hepatointestinal. Rare forms also manifest such as pseudo-tumoral form. The objective of this paper is to report a 8 years-old boy, from Minas Gerais State, with pseudo-tumoral schistosomiasis. He was submitted an exploratory laparotomy and a biopsy from abdominal mass was made. The histologic studies showed a chronic inflammatory process, with a large number of S. mansoni eggs. The treatment was a single-dose of oxaminiquine (20 mg/kg), with a positive evolution, with non-sequel observed after two years of follow-up.
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Date Issue: 1998
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