Parasitic lung diseases (Editorial)

Vijayan, V K (1997) Parasitic lung diseases (Editorial). Lung India, 15 (2). pp. 49-53. ISSN Print: 0970-2113; Online: 0974-598X

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Lung diseases that result from infestations with Pleuropulmonary amoebiasis: protozoal and helminthic parasites are important public health problems worldwide. There is a renewed interest in parasitic lung diseases because of the frequent opportunistic infections especially with Pneumocytis carinii, Toxoplasma gondii and Strongyloides stercoralis in patients suffering from acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Tuberculosis > Clinical Research
Divisions: Clinical Research
Depositing User: Dr. Rathinasabapati R
Date Deposited: 29 Oct 2013 10:55
Last Modified: 14 Mar 2016 04:59

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