Diphyllobothrium


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Diphyllobothrium

[dī‚fil·ō′bäth·rē·əm]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of tapeworms; including parasites of humans, dogs, and cats. Formerly known as Dibothriocephalus.
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mansoni according to the following features: scolex with 2 longitudinal grooves, mature and gravid proglottids with conspicuous uterus at the center of segments, spiral-shaped uterus (unlike the rosetteshaped uterus of Diphyllobothrium latum), and cirrus and vaginal pore with separate openings (8,9).
Broad tapeworms such as Diphyllobothrium latum and D.
Diet-associated zoonotic parasites detected in dogs included Diphyllobothrium spp.
To the Editor: Diphyllobothrium latum, a fish tapeworm, has a complex cycle including copepods and freshwater fish as intermediate hosts.
Several recent publications report outbreaks of human cases of infection by the fish tapeworm Diphyllobothrium latum in Brazil (5-9).
Diphyllobothriasis is an intestinal parasitosis acquired by eating raw or partially cooked fish containing Diphyllobothrium spp.
Diphyllobothrium pacificum) (Cestoda: Diphyllobothriidea) was described by Nybelin in 1931 in the Juan Fernandez fur seal, Arctocephalus philippii, from waters of the Juan Fernandez Islands off the coast of Chile.
A dog from Yokota Air Base was positive for Diphyllobothrium latum (Linnaeus) in a fecal float.
multilocularis Larva Alveolar cyst Multilocular cysts disease Diphyllobothrium Adult Fish tapeworm Pernicious anemia latum Hymenolepis nana Adult Dwarf tapeworm Rarely symptomati Spirometra Larva Sparganosis Subcutaneous larva mansonoides Table 2.
diminuta, Diphyllobothrium latum, and Dipylidium caninum.
Scandinavian fishermen who immigrated to the lake regions of Michigan and Wisconsin in the 1800s brought the fish tapeworm, Diphyllobothrium latum, with them.
Bu vitaminin yetersizligine, genellikle gastrik parietal hucreler tarafindan salgilanan intrensek faktorun eksikligi ya da daha nadir olarak malabsorbsiyon olusturan gastrointestinal hastaliklar (colyak hastaligi, genis gastrik ve ileal rezeksiyonlar, barsak kor luplari vb), diphyllobothrium latum infestasyonu ve nitroz oksit ehirlenmesi gibi durumlar neden olur (7-9).