Hymenolepis


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Hymenolepis

[‚hī·mə′näl·ə·pəs]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of tapeworms parasitic in humans, birds, and mammals.
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Sequence divergence is evident among the evolutionarily distant species like Sarcophilus harrisii (Tasmanian devil), Xenopus laevis (African clawed frog), Western clawed frog, Latimeria chalumnae (West Indian Ocean coelacanth), Ctenopharyn godonidella (Grass carp), zebra fish, Hymenolepis microstoma (Rodent tapeworm).
Immunosuppressive effects of predator induced stress in mice with acquired immunity to Hymenolepis nana.
Anticestodal activity of Adhatoda vasica extract against Hymenolepis diminuta infections in rats.
For the tapeworm Hymenolepis diminuta, heaven is a rat's intestines.
The adult cestode, Hymenolepis diminuta, an intestinal parasite of the rat, has a predominantly anaerobic energy metabolism and forms succinate as the major end product of glucose utilization.
THE EFFICACY AND MACROSCOPIC EFFECT OF ANTIHELMINTHICS ON THE TAPEWORM HYMENOLEPIS DIMINUTA.
Peromyscus truei, in general, has been reported to be infected with Hymenolepis horrida (a tapeworm), Protospirura numidica, and Gongylonema peromysci (both parasitic nematodes) (Whitaker 1968).
double dagger]) Includes eggs of Enterobius vermicularis (schools A and B) and Hymenolepis nana (school C) worms.
A similar situation has been reported for the cysticercoid larvae of Hymenolepis diminuta parasitizing the coleopteran Tribolium confusum (Wisnivesky 2003).
6 Giardia Hymenolepis Ascaris Trichuris Area lamblia nana lumbricoides trichiura Rural 0.
We do not have evidence of cross-reaction with Fasciola for any of the serologic tests used in this study; however, Hymenolepis nana, Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia lamblia, and Taenia sp (34) are endemic to the study area, which might affect the serodiagnosis.