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Eugenol, a potential schistosomicidal agent with anti-inflammatory and antifibrotic effects against Schistosoma mansoni, induced liver pathology [Corrigendum]

Authors El-kady AM, Ahmed A, Hassan T, El-Deek H, Fouad S, Althagfan SS

Received 21 May 2019

Accepted for publication 21 May 2019

Published 10 July 2019 Volume 2019:12 Pages 2003—2004

DOI https://doi.org/10.2147/IDR.S216525


El-kady AM, Ahmad AA, Hassan TM, et al. Infect Drug Resist. 2019;12:709–719.

On page 709 in the abstract, in the Materials and methods section should read “The murine model of S. mansoni was established in four groups of adult male Balb-c mice; group I (infected non-treated group), groups II and III (infected groups) treated orally with eugenol and praziquantel
(PZQ), respectively and group IV (non-infected non treated group). The expression of the sensitive immunohistochemical marker α-smooth muscle actin (α-SMA) in schistosome-infected tissues was determined. In addition, parasitological, biochemical, and histological parameters that reflect disease severity and morbidity were examined.”

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