Enterobius vermicularis in a 14-year-old girl's eye

N. Esther Babady, Erich Awender, Robert Geller, Terry Miller, Gayle Scheetz, Heather Arguello, Scott A. Weisenberg, Bobbi Pritt

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We report an unusual case of extraintestinal infection with adult Enterobius vermicularis worms in the nares and ocular orbit of a 14-year-old girl in Illinois. Only one other similar case has been reported in the English-language literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4369-4370
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Clinical Microbiology
Volume49
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2011

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Esther Babady, N., Awender, E., Geller, R., Miller, T., Scheetz, G., Arguello, H., ... Pritt, B. (2011). Enterobius vermicularis in a 14-year-old girl's eye. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 49(12), 4369-4370. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.05475-11

Enterobius vermicularis in a 14-year-old girl's eye. / Esther Babady, N.; Awender, Erich; Geller, Robert; Miller, Terry; Scheetz, Gayle; Arguello, Heather; Weisenberg, Scott A.; Pritt, Bobbi.

In: Journal of Clinical Microbiology, Vol. 49, No. 12, 12.2011, p. 4369-4370.

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Esther Babady, N, Awender, E, Geller, R, Miller, T, Scheetz, G, Arguello, H, Weisenberg, SA & Pritt, B 2011, 'Enterobius vermicularis in a 14-year-old girl's eye', Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol. 49, no. 12, pp. 4369-4370. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.05475-11
Esther Babady N, Awender E, Geller R, Miller T, Scheetz G, Arguello H et al. Enterobius vermicularis in a 14-year-old girl's eye. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 2011 Dec;49(12):4369-4370. https://doi.org/10.1128/JCM.05475-11
Esther Babady, N. ; Awender, Erich ; Geller, Robert ; Miller, Terry ; Scheetz, Gayle ; Arguello, Heather ; Weisenberg, Scott A. ; Pritt, Bobbi. / Enterobius vermicularis in a 14-year-old girl's eye. In: Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 2011 ; Vol. 49, No. 12. pp. 4369-4370.
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