The research roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Clinic Laboratories consultants, including featured abstracts and a complete list of published studies and reviews.
Echinococcus multilocularis is one of the most severe and lethal parasitic diseases of humans most often reported in Europe and Asia. Only one previous case has been documented in the contiguous United States from Minnesota in 1977. European haplotypes have been identified in carnivores and domestic dogs as well as recently in patients in Western and Central Canada. Via Clinical Infectious Disease.