LCMS Navigation Tree
Minimize Maximize
Web Content Display Web Content Display
Minimize Maximize
Opisthorchiasis
Pathology
  • Pathology is usually mild and is correlated with the worm load
  • In heavy infections, bile ducts may be damaged by inflammation, necrosis, periductal fibrosis and, rarely, calcification
  • In severe infections, flukes may enter the liver and cause tissue damage
LCMS Sibling Navigator
Minimize Maximize