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Administration of Triclabendazole Is Safe and Effective in Controlling Fascioliasis in an Endemic Community of the Bolivian Altiplano

  • Fidel Villegas,

    Affiliation: Veterinary Public Health, Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization, La Paz, Bolivia

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  • René Angles,

    Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine, Universidad Mayor de San Andrés, La Paz, Bolivia

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  • René Barrientos,

    Affiliation: Servicio Departamental de Salud/SEDES – La Paz, La Paz, Bolivia

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  • Gary Barrios,

    Affiliation: Programa Nacional de Zoonosis – Ministerio de Salud y Deportes, La Paz, Bolivia

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  • María Adela Valero,

    Affiliation: Parasitology Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain

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  • Kamal Hamed,

    Affiliation: Tropical Medicines, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, East Hanover, New Jersey, United States of America

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  • Heiner Grueninger,

    Affiliation: Tropical Medicines, Novartis Pharma AG, Basel, Switzerland

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  • Steven K. Ault,

    Affiliation: Regional Program on Neglected Infectious Diseases, Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization, Washington, D.C., United States of America

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  • Antonio Montresor,

    Affiliation: Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Dirk Engels,

    Affiliation: Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Santiago Mas-Coma,

    Affiliation: Parasitology Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Universidad de Valencia, Valencia, Spain

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  • Albis Francesco Gabrielli mail

    gabriellia@who.int

    Affiliation: Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

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  • Published: August 07, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001720

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