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APT, WERNER; LOPEZ, XIMENA; ZULANTA, INÉS y BENAVENTE, RICARDO. ACUTE FASCIOLOSIS: A CLINICAL CASE. Parasitol. latinoam. [online]. 2002, vol.57, n.1-2, pp. 55-58. ISSN 0717-7712. http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0717-77122002000100013.
Woman of 39 years of age from Talca province (VII Region) who presented intense abdominal pain which was interpreted as an acute abdomen, and an exploratory laparotomy was performed, wich was not concludent. After different procedures and tests the diagnosis of acute fasciolosis was achieved. She was treated with triclabendazole.
Palabras clave : Fasciola hepatica; Human fasciolosis; Clinical case; Trematoda; Triclabendazole.