The lung fluke disease (paragonimiasis) is sometimes confused with the tuberculosis. The lung fluke disease is__:
1. caused by a round worm
2. is found commonly in countries which use raw seafood
3. is prevalent in North East India
Which among the above is / are correct statements?

Answer: [B] Only 2 & 3

ICMR will soon launch diagnostic kit for lung fluke disease (paragonimiasis): This kit developed by RMRC (ICMR), Dibrugarh is useful for diagnosis of disease caused by lung fluke and is often confused with tuberculosis.

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