ECHINOCOCCAL LIVER INJURY IN RESIDENTS OF THE ASTRAKHAN REGION: EPIDEMIOLOGY, CLINIC, DIAGNOSTICS

K.G. Gasanov1,2, R.S. Arakelyan1, H.M. Galimzyanov1, A.A. Zhidovinov1, E.I. Okunskaya3, G.L. Shendo4, V.F. Postnova4, T. V. Chivirgina1,Ch.R. Casaev1

1Astrakhan State Medical University, Astrakhan city,

2Dialysis Center Astrakhan, Astrakhan
3Children’s city polyclinic №3, Astrakhan
4Center for Hygiene and Epidemiology in the Astrakhan Region, Astrakhan

In this article, the authors describe the clinical and epidemiological situation of liver echinococcosis in residents of the Astrakhan region. So, from 2001 to 2017. in the territory of the Astrakhan region, 152 cases of human echinococcosis of various localization were recorded. Echinococcosis of the liver was reported in residents of the Astrakhan region in 80.9% (123 cases). In all cases, the diagnosis was confirmed by laboratory methods.

Key words: echinococcosis, liver, ELISA, computed tomography method, dogs

doi:10.33092/0025-8326mp2019.4.39-43

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