Baylisascaris procyonis Roundworm Infection in Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Washington, USA, 2022
Beth A. Lipton1
, Hanna N. Oltean1
, Roger B. Capron, Arran Hamlet, Susan P. Montgomery, Rebecca J. Chancey, Victoria J.L. Konold, and Katherine E. Steffl
Author affiliations: Washington State Department of Health, Shoreline, Washington, USA (B.A. Lipton, H.N. Oltean, A. Hamlet); Skagit County Health Department, Mount Vernon, Washington, USA (R.B. Capron); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (A. Hamlet, S.P. Montgomery, R.J. Chancey); Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, Washington, USA (V.J.L. Konold, K.E. Steffl)
Figure 2. Raccoon latrine found at residence of child with autism spectrum disorder infected with Baylisascaris procyonis roundworms, Washington, USA, 2022.
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