Thinking beyond Opisthorchis viverrini for risk of cholangiocarcinoma in the lower Mekong region: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Steele, Jennifer A.

Richter, Carsten H.

Echaubard, Pierre.

Saenna, Parichat.

Stout, Virginia.

Sithithaworn, Paiboon.

Wilcox, Bruce A.

2018

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  • Background: Cholangiocarcinoma (CCA) is a fatal bile duct cancer associated with infection by the liver fluke, Opisthorchis viverrini, in the lower Mekong region. Numerous public health interventions have focused on reducing exposure to O. viverrini, but incidence of CCA in the region remains high. While this may indicate the inefficacy of public health interventions due to complex social and cult... read more
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