Ascaris

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Synonyms for Ascaris

type genus of the family Ascaridae: roundworms with a three-lipped mouth

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We conducted a review of the literature to investigate previous descriptions of abnormalities in the morphology of intestinal helminth eggs, with particular reference to ascarids. Matuda summarized the findings of early investigators discussing abnormal forms of A.
Kittens with an ascarid infection I often appear "potbellied," in spite of the fact that they can lose lean muscle mass.
One animal had passed an ascarid in its feces shortly after acquisition.
Aberrant Hepatic Ascarid Migration in a Blue-fronted Amazon Parrot (Amazona aestiva).
We used a full factorial logistic regression to estimate the probability that adult American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) were infected with the ascarid nematode Dujardinascaris waltoni given the alligators' physical characteristics and stomach contents.
In general, ascarid problems are restricted to young horses.
Peacocks can carry Ascaridia eggs while ducks and wild birds carry another ascarid genus.
In "In a Littoral Zone", the self-reflection on the motivation for and results of a life of science arise as he starts off on his early morning routine of driving along the coast to collect water for testing: coffee, toast, the rush for the lab in the dark to gather up paraphernalia load the station wagon and off again for the river: man as hunter, Ahab again, and Nomad, more prosaically the quarry is microscopic Escherichias, salmonellas, staphylococci, ascarid eggs, coliphages, abject in the face of men, a turning to an urge to heal the earth, its waters, first the detection of ills which becomes life-long non-progressive find & measure the ills first, others can heal with statute, exhortation, engineering, first and for a lifetime detect.
Eggs of ascarid nematodes do not hatch in the soil.
The liver should be examined for signs of milk spots or white areas that indicate the presence of parasites such as Ascarid.
as much as 90-100% of hookworm eggs, 35-90% of ascarid (i.e., roundworms
In the United States, the popularity of pets together with high ascarid and hookworm infection rates in dogs and cats, especially pups and kittens, result in widespread contamination of soil with infective-stage larvae.
sp., a new ascarid nematode isolated from captive kinkajou, Potos flavus, from the Cooperative Republic of Guyana.
Efficacy of selamectin against experimentally induced and naturally acquired ascarid (Toxocara canis and Toxascaris leonina) infections in dogs.