Fallopian tube carcinoma associated with schistosomiasis

Published:September 10, 2007DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2007.07.008

      Summary

      The identification of Schistosoma ova in the upper genital tract is well documented, but the extent to which this is related to morbidity and mortality is unknown. We describe a case of right fallopian tube carcinoma associated with evidence of granuloma formation and Schistosoma ova of the left fallopian tube. To our knowledge this is the first documented case of such an Association.

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