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SADJJADI S, ARDEHALI S, SHOJAEI A. A CASE REPORT OF LINGUATULA SERRATA IN HUMAN PHARYNX FROM SHIRAZ, SOUTHERN IRAN. Med J Islam Repub Iran. 1998; 12 (2) :193-194
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From the Parasitology Department, Shahid Beheshti Hospital, Medical School, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran.
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A case of linguatulosis due to Linguatula serrata, a zoonotic pentastomid parasite in the pharynx of a 35 year old woman from Shiraz is described. After removal of the parasites the patient was discharged without any further complaints.
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Type of Study: case report | Subject: Parasitology and Mycology