The prevalence of intestinal parasitic infection during the period of study was as follows; Ascaris
lumbricoides (n= 205, 1.
Among positive cases Ascaris
lumbricoides was the commonest (38.
Scientists from Dublin's Trinity College, Dublin and Maynooth University, Co Kildare, working with colleagues at Queen Mary University of London have unearthed a potential way to prevent Ascaris
Among the non-opportunistic pathogens Ascaris
lumbricoides, Ancylostoma duodenale, Taenia seemed to contribute significantly.
Studies have also indicated that pigs are the main source of human Ascaris
infections in areas considered to have no or low Ascaris
Se procura el control especifico y principalmente de Ascaris
lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura, Necator americanus y Ancylostoma duodenale.
A roundworm specific to humans, Ascaris
lumbricoides, is rarely seen in developed countries.
A: The most common parasitic worms that infest Filipinos are roundworms, notably ascaris
, whipworm, hookworm and pinworm.
lumbricoides is a parasitic nematode worm that primarily infects children in impoverished conditions throughout the tropics.
Ascariasis, a parasitic roundworm infection caused by Ascaris
species, is the most common human intestinal worm infection globally.
En la Encuesta Nacional de Morbilidad del ano 1980, se hallaron las siguientes tasas de prevalencia de geohelmintos: Ascaris
lumbricoides 33,6%, Trichuris trichiura 37,5% y uncinarias 21,2%; las tasas fueron mas altas en ninos entre 5 y 14 anos, asi: A.
Gastrointestinal (GI) tract infestation with Ascaris
lumbricoides is a worldwide phenomenon with up to 25% of the world's population, mostly in the third world countries, infested with the worm .