Schistosoma

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Related to Schistosoma mansoni: Schistosoma haematobium
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Noun1.Schistosoma - type genus of the family Schistosomatidae: blood flukesSchistosoma - type genus of the family Schistosomatidae: blood flukes
worm genus - a genus of worms
family Schistosomatidae, Schistosomatidae - a family of Trematoda
blood fluke, schistosome - flatworms parasitic in the blood vessels of mammals
Translations

Schis·to·so·ma

n. Schistosoma, esquistosoma, duela, especie de trematodo cuyas larvas entran en la sangre del huésped por contacto con agua contaminada a través del tubo digestivo o la piel.
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The WHO ultrasonography protocol for assessing hepatic morbidity due to Schistosoma mansoni.
Varios componentes de Schistosoma mansoni actuan directamente sobre las CD, tales como algunos glicanos que son reconocidos a traves de CD209 y promueven la polarizacion hacia Th2 (45).
Los titulos por encargo privado son los siguientes: Ciclo vital del Schistosoma mansoni (1924), Ciclo vital de una ameba (1924), Ciclo vital de algunos especimenes de la fauna de agua dulce del valle de Caracas (1924), Segunda revista de sucesos caraquenos (1925), El Dique de Petaquire (1928).
Becker W (1980) Metabolic interrelationships of parasitic trematodes and molluscs; especially Schistosoma mansoni in Biomphalaria glabrata.
Piperaceae) are active against adult worms of Schistosoma mansoni, the major etiological agent of human schistosomiasis.
Sixty-six Egyptian schoolchildren who were infected with Schistosoma mansoni were randomly assigned to receive a single dose of praziquantel (40 mg per kg of body weight), arachidonic acid (10 mg per kg per day, 5 days a week for 3 weeks; 15 doses total), or both treatments.
sativa oil can significantly decrease the number of Schistosoma mansoni worms and eggs in liver and intestine of patients.
1981) and has been demonstrated to be a good host for the laboratory passage of Schistosoma mansoni and Trypanosoma evansi (Lariviere and Buttner 1961).
Schistosoma mansoni is known to affect the intestine; though there has been a report of S.