Case report: Cysticercosis: sonographic diagnosis of a treatable cause of epilepsy and skin nodules

Tom Heller, Claudia Wallrauch, Daniel A Kaminstein, Sam Phiri

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Abstract

A case of disseminated cysticercosis of brain, muscle subcutaneous tissue is reported and the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound in the diagnosis of the condition emphasized.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1827-1829
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Volume97
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

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Neurocysticercosis
Cysticercosis
Subcutaneous Tissue
Epilepsy
Muscles
Skin

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Virology

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Case report : Cysticercosis: sonographic diagnosis of a treatable cause of epilepsy and skin nodules. / Heller, Tom; Wallrauch, Claudia; Kaminstein, Daniel A; Phiri, Sam.

In: American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Vol. 97, No. 6, 01.01.2017, p. 1827-1829.

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