cestode


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Synonyms for cestode

ribbonlike flatworms that are parasitic in the intestines of humans and other vertebrates

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Observed histological changes in intestine of female lesser flamingo infected with multiple cestodes, cestodes dilated the absorbing power of intestine for nutrients and vitamins [11].
One hundred and forty-three articles were selected, featuring monogeneans as the most studied parasite group, followed by digeneans and cestodes.
Oysters had higher body burdens of Nematopsis, alimentary tract ciliates, prokaryotic inclusions, and a number of unique taxa including haplosporidians, Perkinsus marinus, cestodes, and nematodes.
Key Words: Checklist, trematodes, nematodes, cestodes, acanthocephalans, sunfish, Centrarchidae, Lepomis macrochirus, Lepomis auritus, Muskogee County.
Hydatid cyst is an infectious disease which is most commonly caused by the cestode parasite (tapeworm), Echinococcus granulosus and less commonly by echinococcus multilocularis.
procyonis has been reported from the raccoon from throughout North America, this represents the first report of this cestode from Nebraska.
granulosus is one of the smallest cestodes mature after 6 weeks.
Human cestode infections Stage seen Species In man Common name Disease Taenia saginata Adult Beef tapeworm Rarely symptomatic Taenia solium Adult Pork tapeworm Rarely symptomatic Larva Cysticercosis Brain and tissue cysts Taenia multiceps Larva Bladderworm, Brain and eye cysts coenurosis E.
The topics include harnessing genomic technologies to explore the molecular biology of liver flukes, identifying and profiling nematicidal compounds in veterinary parasitology, drugs and targets to perturb the symbiosis of Wolbachia and filarial nematodes, the preclinical development of a human hookworm vaccine, new approaches to antigen discovery and promising new candidates for schistosomiasis vaccines, and vaccines against cestode parasites.
Hydatid cysts are an infectious disease caused by the larval stage of the cestode Echinococcus.
The life history of Choanotaenia infundibulum, a cestode parasitic in chickens.
Cestode de 320 - 540 mm de largo con un ancho maximo de 4 mm.
Prevalence and seasonal incidence of larval and adult cestode infections of sheep and goats in eastern Ethiopia.