• serology
  • Bart JM, Piarroux M, Sako Y, Grenouillet F, Bresson-Hadni S, Piarroux R. Comparison of several commercial serologic kits and Em18 serology for detection of human alveolar echinococcosis. (medscape.com)
  • A retrospective data analysis of the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) laboratory information system on echinococcosis serology, microscopy and histopathology results in eight provinces (excluding KwaZula-Natal) showed an overall positivity rate in submitted diagnostic samples of 17.0% (1056/6211), with the Eastern Cape (30.4%), North West (19.0%) and Northern Cape (18.0%) provinces showing highest rates. (scielo.org.za)
  • Prevention
  • 1. The WHO Collaborating Centre for Prevention and Care Management of Echinococcosis located in a high endemicity region of China in Xinjiang. (who.int)
  • results
  • Ammann RW, Hirsbrunner R, Cotting J, Steiger U, Jacquier P, Eckert J. Recurrence rate after discontinuation of long-term mebendazole therapy in alveolar echinococcosis (preliminary results). (medscape.com)
  • cases
  • Ten cases of echinococcosis diagnosed in American Indians in Arizona and New Mexico between 1972 and 1975 were investigated as part of a regional epidemiologic study. (ajtmh.org)
  • dogs
  • Arecoline-purge testing of 110 dogs in the Zuni pueblo demonstrated echinococcosis in a single stray dog. (ajtmh.org)
  • Eleven dogs with confirmed alveolar echinococcosis (PCR or histology from biopsy material of metacestode tissue) diagnosed between 1995 and 2003 were included in the study. (avmi.net)
  • professionals
  • This WHO provides an opportunity to provide methodological support and expert advice on echinococcosis to professionals, researchers and institutions of endemic regions/countries, especially in the Central Asian area. (who.int)
  • work
  • Tamarozzi F, Vuitton L, Brunetti E, Vuitton DA, Koch S. Non-surgical and non-chemical attempts to treat echinococcosis: do they work? (medscape.com)
  • samples
  • The usefulness of both fractions for differential serodiagnosis of cystic (CE) and alveolar (AE) echinococcosis was evaluated by a large-scale immunoblot analysis on a battery of 354 serum samples. (ajtmh.org)