Volume 9, Number 3—March 2003
European Echinococcosis Registry: Human Alveolar Echinococcosis, Europe, 1982–2000
|Primary infection site||No. of patients|
|Spleen, peritoneum, lung, vertebra, brain, kidneys, heart
|Data not available
1The European Echinococcosis Registry (EurEchinoReg) is a surveillance network for human alveolar echinococcosis coordinated by D.A. Vuitton (France) and P. Kern (Germany). Registration of human cases is organized by H. Auer (Austria), Y. Carlier (Belgium), L. Kolarova (Czech Republic), K. Bardonnet (France), P. Kern (Germany), P.S. Craig (Great Britain), I. Prousalidis (Greece), A. Siracusano (Italy), J. van der Giessen (Netherlands), Z. Pawlowski (Poland), E. Renner, R.W. Ammann (Switzerland), and N. Altintas (Turkey).