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Human Gongylonema infection in Iran

  • G.H. Molavi (a1), J. Massoud (a1) and Y. Gutierrez (a2)
Abstract

The first human infection with Gongylonema in Iran is reported in a 35-year-old Iranian woman with complaints of one year duration and treated as a psychotic patient. Two worms, a male, and a female, were retrieved, described, and identified as G. pulchrum based on their morphological characteristics.

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