In our patient, schistosomiasis haematobium was not diagnosed and was treated as a urinary tract infection by several physicians. Physicians are urged to become increasingly aware of the need to recognize strange and exotic diseases normally not present in this country.
(JAMA 238:1275-1276, 1977)
Jones J. Schistosomiasis Haematobium. JAMA. 1977;238(12):1275–1276. doi:10.1001/jama.1977.03280130057018