echinostomiasis


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e·chi·no·sto·mi·a·sis

(ĕ-kī'nō-stō-mī'ă-sis),
Infection of birds and mammals, including humans, with trematodes of the genus Echinostoma.

e·chi·no·sto·mi·a·sis

(ĕ-kī'nō-stō-mī'ă-sis)
Infection of humans with trematodes of the genus Echinostoma.
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Echinostomiasis can result in severe epigastric or abdominal pain accompanied by diarrhea, easy fatigue, and malnutrition (1).
We report echinostomiasis as an endemic trematode infection among schoolchildren in Pursat.
The public health significance of echinostomiasis and educational and prevention efforts should be highlighted.
Echinostomiasis is not only an endemic infectious disease in Asian countries, including Cambodia, but also can be imported by overseas travelers from the United States or Europe.