[human sparganosis. report of a probable 7th case in south america and review of the subject].a case of human sparganosis was found in a resident of northern argentina, pozo del tigre, province of formosa, a zone bordering with the republic of paraguay, with a histopathologic diagnosis realized in the pathologic anatomy institute of asunción. in the republic of paraguay dyphyllobrotium has been observed in cats, which reveals the existence of intermediaries (rats, water snakes, birds, etc.) as sources of human infection. northern argentina, where the patient always lived, is a geographic ...19761037439
[hydatidosis: epidemiological study in the eastern region of the province of formosa].in order to carry out an epidemiological survey of hydatidosis in an area of 1250 km2- in the west of formosa (argentina), 19 rural holdings were randomly chosen with a total of 78 settlers, 74 dogs, 972 goats and 2353 cattle. between march and september 1982, 2171 cattle were slaughtered under veterinary supervision in the municipal abattoir of las lomitas, main town in the area hydatid cysts were found in 63 animals (2.9%). in this area, the slaughtering of goats population, granted special im ...19846336582
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