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Cystic hydatid disease (Echinococcus granulosus) 

Cystic hydatid disease (Echinococcus granulosus)
Cystic hydatid disease (Echinococcus granulosus)

Armando E. Gonzalez

, Pedro L. Moro

, and Hector H. Garcia



Treatment—possible use of oxfendazole in humans.

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date: 16 October 2021

Cystic hydatid disease, caused by Echinococcus granulosus, is a zoonotic disease principally transmitted between dogs and domestic livestock, particularly sheep. Humans are infected when they ingest tapeworm eggs, with disease occuring in most parts of the world where sheep are raised and dogs are used to herd livestock....

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