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The age distribution of 61 patients with hepatic hydatidosis operated upon during 1985 at Basrah hospitals, Iraq, is reported. The patients were 6 to 75 years old. During a 6-month survey of Basrah slaughterhouses, 8.4% of 38 398 sheep, 3.7% of 16 229 cattle and 5.6% of 2628 buffaloes were infected ...

Mahdi, N. K.; Benyan, A. K. Z.; Al-Nowfal, A. J.
Japanese Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 1988, 16, 1, pp 19-22

Pulmonary hydatidosis (Echinococcus granulosus) was confirmed surgically in 22 patients (13 women and 9 men) of 356 patients admitted to Basrah Surgery Chest Clinic, Iraq, in 1984. The patients originated from rural areas and were aged 8-45 years. A survey of 85 424 animals slaughtered over 9...

Benyan, A. K. Z.; Mahdi, N. K.
Saudi Medical Journal, 1987, 8, 6, pp 403-406