In article <Pine.3.88.9601111150.A4744-0100000 at sungcg.usouthal.edu>,
kayes at SUNGCG.USOUTHAL.EDU ("Stephen G. Kayes") wrote:
> My favorite less expensive book, and the one I recommend to the
> medical students here is the 2nd edition of Katz, Despommier, and Gwadz's
> "Parasitic Diseases" from Springer-Verlag. The life cycle cartoons are
> superb and they include indications of the major pathologic lesions
> associated with each infection. Each organism is discussed in about 5
> pages or less and as Jack Webb used to say, "Nothing but the facts, Mam,
> just the facts.
I'll second this recommendation and add that the 3rd edition of this book
is available (authors are now Despommier, Gwadz, and Hotez).