A rare case of hematuria

ABSTRACT The infestation by Schistosoma haematobium is common in African countries and West Asia. Its chronic phase is characterized by the deposition of eggs of the parasite in various tissues of the body causing inflammatory response, formation of granulomas and fibrosis. The disease often affects...

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Publication Date:2011
Main Author: Mascarenhas,Andreia
Other Authors: Castro,Isabel
Document type: Report
Language:eng
Published: Instituto Israelita de Ensino e Pesquisa Albert Einstein
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Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1679-45082011000100081
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