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Parasit Vectors. 2014 Jun 23;7:284. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-7-284.

Bronchopulmonary lophomoniasis: emerging disease or unsubstantiated legend?

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Protozoal Respiratory Pathology Research Unit, INCLÍNICA Foundation, Calvo Sotelo, 16-3° dcha, 33007 Oviedo, Spain. rmartinezgiron@hotmail.com.

Abstract

The relationship between Lophomonas, a genus of multiflagellated protozoa, and respiratory pathology has recently received attention. Here, we summarize the origin, mode of transmission, pathogenic mechanism and relevant clinical data of bronchopulmonary lophomoniasis.

PMID:
24957324
PMCID:
PMC4077114
DOI:
10.1186/1756-3305-7-284
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