Ascaris lumbricoides


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Related to Ascaris lumbricoides: Enterobius vermicularis, Necator americanus
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Synonyms for Ascaris lumbricoides

intestinal parasite of humans and pigs

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Infection that persisted beyond treatment was Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura, Giardia lamblia and Strongyloides.
Parasito N % IC95% Endolimax nana 28 6,5 4,4 - 9,4 Entamoeba coli 27 6,3 4,2 - 9,1 Giardia intestinalis 15 3,5 2,0 - 5,8 Ascaris lumbricoides 6 1,4 0,6 - 3,2 Strongyloides stercoralis 3 0,7 0,2 - 2,2 Enterobius vermicularis 3 0,7 0,2 - 2,2 Ancilostomideo 1 0,2 0,0 - 1,5 Entamoeba hystolitica 1 0,2 0,0 - 1,5 Taenia sp 1 0,2 0,0 - 1,5 Total de exames positivos 69 16,0 12,7 - 19,9 Tabela 2.
The most frequently detected parasites in the population of refugees are: Ascaris lumbricoides, Enatamoeba histolytica, Gardia lamblia, Ancylostoma duodenale, Necator americanus, Trichuris trichiura, Hymenolepis nana.
The infection with Ascaris lumbricoides is diagnosed by identifying the characteristic eggs in the stool of the infected person.
Entre os helmintos, Ancylostomideos (30,89%), Ascaris lumbricoides (9,95%) e Hymenolepis nana (4,19%) ocuparam os primeiros lugares.
The functions of phosphoenol pyruvate carboxikinase and malic enzyme in the anaerobic formation of succinate by Ascaris lumbricoides. Comp.
[2] Hookworm migration in the host is similar to that of Ascaris lumbricoides. The adults of both hookworm species have buccal capsules with teeth that allow them to attach to the intestinal mucosa and ingest blood and tissue juices from the host The buccal capsule of the adult worm of A.
Infections with the soil-transmitted intestinal helminths (i.e., Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura, and hookworm), estimated to affect approximately 1 billion persons, are among the most common and widespread human infections [1].
The parasites considered in the model were Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura, hookworm (Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus), and Strongyloides stercoralis.
In the coelomyarian muscle type, seen in Mermis nigrescens (19, 29) and various other large nematodes including Ascaris lumbricoides (reclassified suum) (1214), the plate of myofilaments is folded lengthwise so that most of the contractile layer lies radially [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED].
Ascaris lumbricoides is the most prevalent human parasite world wide, ranging from semi-tropical climates in the southern United States to most of Asia, Latin America and Africa (Bundy 1994; Long-Qi et al.
One author (R.S.B.) had observed multiple highly abnormal forms of Ascaris lumbricoides roundworms being passed by humans during the course of human intestinal helminth surveillance studies in the eastern Solomon Islands.
Entamoeba histolytica 30.5% (n=77/252), Giardia lamblia 15.0% (n=38/252), Ascaris lumbricoides 17% (n=43/252), Trichuris trichura 11.1% (n=28/252), Enterobius vermicularis 9.52 (n=24/252), Ancylostoma duodenale 3.96% (n=10/252), Taenia saginata 9.52% (n=25/252) and Hymenolepis nana 2.77% (n=7/252) were detected in order of their prevalence.
Eleven species were identified, comprising 79.7% protozoa (Giardia lamblia, Entamoeba histolytica/Entamoeba dispar, Entamoeba coli, Endolimax nana, Iodamoeba bUtschlii) and 20.3% helminths Hymenolepis nana, Strongyloides stercoralis, Trichuris trichiura, Ascaris lumbricoides, hookworms, and Taenia sp.