Relevant research on Echinococcus multilocularis

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3rd most relevant food-borne zoonosis in the world

Alveolar Echinococcosis, is a primarily hepatic infection caused by the larval stage of Echinococcus multilocularis.

It is estimated to affect more than 18,000 people per year globally.

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Synopsis on
Echinococcus multilocularis

The larval stage of Echinococcus multilocularis is the etiological agent of alveolar echinococcosis, a parasitic zoonotic disease distributed in the Northern hemisphere.

What different diseases are related to the tapeworms of the genus Echinocococcus?

More than 1 million people are affected with alveolar or cystic echinococcosis at any one time.

What are the primary causes?

Risk Factors for Alveolar Echinococcosis in Humans

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