July 31, 2019
J Diagn Treat Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2019;3:186–95.
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Mosquera C, Rincón L, Estrada C, Franco J. Paragonimiasis with oral cavity colonization: first case report. J Diagn Treat Oral Maxillofac Pathol 2019;3(7):186−95.
The purpose of this case report is to share a new clinical colonization of a zoonosis condition. This is the case of a 39-year-old female patient who presented to the Emergency Department with a Paragonimus colonization of oral cavity after consumption of raw crab. This article shows the lab works and clinical challenges that Oral and Maxillo-Facial Surgery Department had to overcome to successfully treat this patient and clearly demonstrates that complete medical record continues to be a fundamental tool for correct targeting towards the diagnosis and treatment of any pathological entity.