Oesophagostomiasis
or
Dapaong Tumor Disease*
Humbio 103: Parasites and Pestilence: Infectious Public Health Challenges.
A course offered in the department of
Human Biology
at
Stanford University

*Dapaong tumor disease is the common name, or synonym, used by people living in Ghana for the disease Oesophagostomiasis.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Classification
Life Cycle
Epidemiology
Clinical Manifestations
Diagnosis
Treatment
Links
References


D. Scott Smith, MD, MSc., DTM&H, Course Director
Spring, 2002
Created by Darcy Alison Wooten (aka !Pluscate!)


This page is dedicated to my mom (aka Maj) who inspired me to pursue parasites and to my sister,
who calls me "Pluscate" better than anyone.