Echinococcus


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Echinococcus

[ə‚kī·nə′kä·kəs]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of tapeworms.
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Due to the importance of echinococcus in predisposing hydatidosis in both humans and animals, this parasite is the most important indicator of canine infection.
By attention to not isolation the eggs of Trichuris vulpis and Dipylidium caninum and Echinococcus granulosus in pet dogs can such comprehension that anti parasitic therapy program, type and quality of nutrition, hygienic systems and act was with success in pet dogs.
Life cycle patterns and geographic distribution of Echinococcus species, Echinococcus and hydatid disease.
The Echinococcus latex agglutination test was 1/256 + titers (N: 0/128).
All Echinococcus species can be distinguished by the size and form of their rostellar hooks from protoscolices (1); for protoscolices from the patient reported here, the mean lengths of the small and large hooks were 34 and 43 pm, respectively.
Hastaliga neden olan parazit Echinococcus granulosus'un kopekler ve otcul hayvanlar arasindaki yasam dongusunde insanlar rastlantisal ara konaktir.
Fine-needle aspiration was performed at a local clinic before referral to the surgical clinic; parasitic hooklets were observed, diagnosing an Echinococcus cyst.
Cytokine response and outcome of infection depends on the infective dose of parasites in experimental infection by Echinococcus granulosus.
Hydatid disease is a zoonotic infection caused by Echinococcus granulosus.
6) With time other factors were proposed as putative initiators of EC, including parasitic infestation with Toxocara cati, (7) Echinococcus granulosus, (8) and Sparganum.
Hepatic infestation of Echinococcus alveolaris (EA)
Infestation with the tapeworm Echinococcus granulosus accounts for the overwhelming majority of cases of hydatid disease.