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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Prevalence and intensity of parasitic infection within school children pre-treatment and four month post-treatment with albendazole and praziquantel Pre- Post- treatment treatment Cure rate Mean ERR Parasites n (%) n (%) n (%) EPG (%) Ascaris lumbricoides 97 (15.7) 3 (0.5) 94 (96.9) 5389 96 Hookworm 73 (11.9) 0 73 (100) 884 100 Strongyloides 60 (9.7) 4 (0.65) 56 (93.3) n.a.
1637) evaluated the impact of a sanitation program implemented throughout the city of Salvador in Bahia State, Brazil, on infection with Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichuria, and Giardia duodenalis in two cross-sectional studies of children aged 1-4 years.
The worms can be roundworms like Ascaris lumbricoides, whipworms like Trichuris trichiura, hookworms like Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale, pinworms like Enterobius vermicularis or other species of worms.
Em geral, os nematoides, como Ascaris lumbricoides, ancilostomideos e Trichuris trichura emitem ovos com certa continuidade, os quais podem ser detectados diariamente nas fezes.
dispar, four had Ascaris lumbricoides, three had Ancylostoma duodenale and two had Hymenolepsis nana.
Also, cosmopolitan helminthiases were diagnosed: Strongyloides stercoralis (29 cases, 6.8%), Ascaris lumbricoides (24 cases, 5.6%), Enterobius vermicularis (6 cases, 1.4%).
Eggs of Ascaris lumbricoides were found in the patient's stool.
Ascaris (Ascaris lumbricoides) is one of the most cosmopolitan worms worldwide.
The most frequent parasites were Iodamoeba butschlii, Enterobius vermicularis, Ascaris lumbricoides, Hymenolepis nana, Trichuris trichiura and Taenia sp.
Palabras clave: MONRATE, Ascaris lumbricoides, tasa de casos positivos para presencia de vermes jovenes, Estado de Ogun.
Among helminths, Ancylostomideos (30.89%), Ascaris lumbricoides (9.95%) and Hymenolepis nana (4.19%) occupied the first places.