Echinococcus oligarthrus


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Related to Echinococcus oligarthrus: echinococcus cyst, hydatid cyst, Cystic hydatid disease, Cystic echinococcosis

Echinococcus oligarthrus

A species found primarily in the tropics, where it colonizes wild cats. It may cause echinococcal cysts in humans.
See also: Echinococcus
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Lopera RD, Melendez RD, Fernandez I, Sirit J, Perera ME Orbital hydatid cyst of Echinococcus oligarthrus in a human in Venezuela.

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