Anisakiasis is a worldwide parasitic disease with 90% of reported cases in Japan. Here we present the case of a Spanish 55 years-old male patient with acute abdominal pain in the right hypochondrium. The final diagnosis was infectious right colitis caused by Anisakis.
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Colonic anisakiasis: an exceptional presentation
Infectious Diseases & Tropical Medicine 2020;
Submission date: 09 Feb 2020
Revised on: 03 Mar 2020
Accepted on: 24 Apr 2020
Published online: 08 Jun 2020