In the case of helminthes, Ascaris
lumbricoides was predominant with 16 (6.2%) positive cases followed by Trichuris trichiura with 3 (1.1%) positive cases.
A total of 14 patients aged 1-53 years (median: 25 years) from seven farms in six Maine counties had an Ascaris
infection (eight confirmed, four probable, and two suspected) during 2010-2013.
Surgical complications due to Ascaris
are rarer in adults .
About 25% of the world's population is infected with Ascaris
lumbricoides, making this the most common helminthic infection worldwide .
Infection that persisted beyond treatment was Ascaris
lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura, Giardia lamblia and Strongyloides.
were most often found up to 1 m from the domicile, whereas eggs of Ascaris
Roundworms gain entry to the human host via two routes: by egg ingestion (Ascaris
, Trichuris and Enterobius) or via larvae that penetrate the skin of their host (Strongyloides and hookworm).
Eggs of Ascaris
lumbricoides were found in the patient's stool.
A health department spokesman said there was no scientific evidence that infestation with ascaris
, a parasitic worm which lives in the intestine, was a way to lose weight.
Se presenta una herramienta descriptiva e interactiva (MONRATE) para calcular y predecir las tasas y tiempo de reinfeccion con Ascaris
lumbricoides tras un tratamiento de quimioterapia.
suum, parasito helminto que habita el intestino delgado del cerdo y metaboliza los carbohidratos hasta acidos grasos de cadena corta en condiciones anaerobicas, ha sido utilizado como modelo en estudios de bioquimica comparativa.