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Unrecognized Strongyloides stercoralis Infection in Hemodialysis Patient With Recurrent Diarrhea and Readmissions

Palash Samanta 1 , * , Ashok Chaudhari 2 and Roger Mendoza Carbajal 2
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1 Department of Internal Medicine, New York Medical College, Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York, USA
2 Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology, New York Medical College, Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York, USA
Article information
  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: July 01, 2016, 11 (3); e27127
  • Published Online: June 15, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: September 11, 2015
  • Revised: May 11, 2016
  • Accepted: May 21, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.27127

To Cite: Samanta P, Chaudhari A, Mendoza Carbajal R. Unrecognized Strongyloides stercoralis Infection in Hemodialysis Patient With Recurrent Diarrhea and Readmissions, Arch Clin Infect Dis. 2016 ; 11(3):e27127. doi: 10.5812/archcid.27127.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Footnotes
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