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helminth

[′hel‚minth]
(invertebrate zoology)
Any parasitic worm.
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The half of the world is suffering from bacterial and helminthes infection, because of the poor sanitary and poor hygiene conditions.
Infection rate and chemotherapy of various helminthes in diarrhoeic sheep in and around Lahore".
Prevalence of helminthes has been found associated with certain predisposing factors (Asif et al.
The standard and most commonly used technique for evaluation of intestinal helminthes and schistose infections remains microscopy for direct egg detection in the stool and species identification.
Helminthes, Arthropods and Protozoa of Domestic Animals, 7th Ed.
extract had been used to stain different types of helminthes like Lecithochiriumacutum, Taenia spp.
In case of sheep and goat more care is required because they are less resistant to helminthes which can cause severe loss to the farmer by increasing mortality rate.
For the output of EPG variables were first screened based on the response variable count of Helminthes and Eimeria by descriptive statistics for contingency of the information and for further assumptions and what is presented as descriptive measurement is the mean and standard deviation.
stercoralis decreases the production of IL-4, IL-5, IL-13, and IgE, molecules that participate in the host defence mechanism against helminthes.
Intestinal helminthes and protozoa in school children in Ghazni Province, Afghanistan.
Abu-Samak OA (1995) Studies on the helminthes parasites of some marine fishes at Damietta Province.