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Echinococcosis

Edited by Tonay Inceboz

Dokuz Eylul University, Medical Faculty

Echinococcosis is an important zoonotic helminth disease all over the world, since some forms may be fatal. The most common species leading to echinococcosis are Echinococcus granulosus, Echinococcus multilocularis, Echinococcus vogeli, and Echinococcus oligarthrus. Although it has been known for many years, it keeps its interesting features. In this book, we aimed to update our knowledge on echinococcosis, focusing on current research advances, new horizons for drug therapy, and surgical management including surgical complications. I cordially believe that this book on echinococcosis will also motivate the future scientists to accomplish more studies on this issue.

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EchinococcosisEdited by Tonay Inceboz

Published: November 15th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65181

ISBN: 978-953-51-3592-0

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3591-3

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1. Introductory Chapter: Overview on Echinococcosis

By Tonay Inceboz

190

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2. Current Research Advance on Echinococcosis

By Shukun Yang, Yumin Zhao, Don Peter McManus and YuRong Yang

211

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3. Surgical Management of Hydatid Disease

By Angeliki Vidoura, Mariana Parisidou, Christina Chatedaki and Dimitris Zacharouli

145

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4. Biliary Complications of Hepatic Hydatid Cyst Surgery and Prevention Methods

By Can Konca and Deniz Balcı

167

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5. Medical Treatment of Echinococcus multilocularis and New Horizons for Drug Discovery: Characterization of Mitochondrial Complex II as a Potential Drug Target

By Shigehiro Enkai, Kimitoshi Sakamoto, Miho Kaneko, Hirokazu Kouguchi, Takao Irie, Kinpei Yagi, Yuka Ishida, Jun Matsumoto, Yuzaburo Oku, Ken Katakura, Osamu Fujita, Tomoyoshi Nozaki and Kiyoshi Kita

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