A. W. Woodruff, F.R.C.P.; R. Wiseman
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The purpose of this study was to try to obtain evidence of the frequency with which man is infected by Toxocara canis and T. cati and to delineate the clinical and pathologic features produced by such infection. Although these parasites have long been known to infect dogs and cats, the study of the characteristics of the infection in man is of recent origin. Evidence of infection in man has been sought by use of a standardized skin test and by immunofluorescent techniques. As a prelude to the study the extent of the reservoir of the. infection in dogs and cats
Woodruff AW, Wiseman R. Toxocariasis in Man.. Ann Intern Med. ;68:1178. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-68-5-1178_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1968;68(5):1178.
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