Ascaris lumbricoides

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Related to Ascaris lumbricoides: Enterobius vermicularis, Necator americanus
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Noun1.Ascaris lumbricoides - intestinal parasite of humans and pigsAscaris lumbricoides - intestinal parasite of humans and pigs
nematode, nematode worm, roundworm - unsegmented worms with elongated rounded body pointed at both ends; mostly free-living but some are parasitic
Ascaris, genus Ascaris - type genus of the family Ascaridae: roundworms with a three-lipped mouth
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The great triumvirate of enteric nematodes are Ascaris lumbricoides, giant roundworm; Trichuris trichiura, whipworm; and Enterobius vermicularis, pinworm.
The prevalence of intestinal parasitic infection during the period of study was as follows; Ascaris lumbricoides (n= 205, 1.
Asimismo, se estima que alrededor de 2 000 millones de personas pueden estar infestadas por al menos una especie de geohelmintos (como Ascaris lumbricoides, anquilostomas, Trichuris trichiura) y 4 000 millones se encuentran en riesgo de infestacion (2).
44,02%), Entamoeba coli (32,06%) Endolimax nana (25,36%) Ascaris lumbricoides (23,92%) Trichuris trichiura (6,70%).
Herbal therapy may be effective for amoebae, but Ascaris lumbricoides, tapeworms, and pork worms usually require antiparasitic drugs.
Among positive cases Ascaris lumbricoides was the commonest (38.
Ascaris lumbricoides is an intestinal parasite common in Third World countries which can stunt growth and mental development.
Stool examination with direct mount (saline/iodine) revealed fertilized egg of Ascaris lumbricoides in 11/200 (5.
192 definitions; A set of reagents for the detection of immunoglobulin G to antigens of Ascaris lumbricoides in human serum by ELISA.
Allergenicity of Ascaris lumbricoides tropomyosin and IgE sensitization among asthmatic patients in a tropical environment.
The company said EMVERM is indicated for the treatment of Enterobius vermicularis (pinworm), Trichuris trichiura (whipworm), Ascaris lumbricoides (common roundworm), Ancylostoma duodenale (common hookworm), Necator americanus (American hookworm) in single or mixed infections.