Which physical findings suggest acute schistosomiasis (Katayama syndrome)?

Updated: Sep 20, 2018
  • Author: Shadab Hussain Ahmed, MD, AAHIVS, FACP, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Findings with acute schistosomiasis may include the following:

  • Generalized lymphadenopathy

  • Hepatosplenomegaly

  • Rash

  • Fever

  • Right upper quadrant tenderness

  • Urticaria

  • Bloody stool


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