T Dam, P Das
dirofilaria, zoonotic filariasis
T Dam, P Das. The Importance Of Dirofilariasis In India. The Internet Journal of Parasitic Diseases. 2005 Volume 1 Number 1.
Dirofilariasis is an emerging zoonosis in India.
The first two cases of human ocular dirofilarial infection in India were reported from same part of India (Kerala) in 1976 and 1978 respectively (Joseph et al 1976 ; George and Kurian 1978). Several other incidences of ocular dirofilariasis were subsequently reported from India (Sekhar
Human infection with
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