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*  Hymenolepis nana - Wikipedia
Chai, Jong-Yil (March 2013). "Praziquantel Treatment in Trematode and Cestode Infections: An Update". Infection & Chemotherapy ... Infection is most common in the Southeast Infection rates were found to be higher among Southeast Asian refugees in the United ... Light infections: Asymptomatic Heavy infections: Toxemia Significant intestinal inflammation Diarrhea Abdominal pain Anorexia ... Infection is most common in children aged 4-10 years, in dry, warm regions of the developing world.Estimated to have 50-75 ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hymenolepis_nana
*  Taenia asiatica - Wikipedia
Niclosamide (2 mg) is very effective against experimental infection in human. In general cestode infections are treated with ... T. asiatica infection in human is usually asymptomatic. There was an isolated report of severe pathogenic lesions in a 60-year- ... Humans contract the infection by eating raw or undercooked meat - a practice common in East and Southeast Asia - which are ... Eom, K S; Rim, H J; Geerts, S (1992). "Experimental infection of pigs and cattle with eggs of Asian Taenia saginata with ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taenia_asiatica
*  Sparganosis - Wikipedia
Sparganosis usually presents as a single nodule, while other cestode infections such as cysticercosis typically present as ... GIDEON, "Sparganosis." Date viewed February 26, 2009 Walker M.D., Zunt (2005). "Neuroparasitic Infections: Cestodes, Trematodes ... The infection is transmitted by ingestion of contaminated water, ingestion of a second intermediate host such as a frog or ... The first case of sparganosis in the United States was reported by Stiles in 1908; this was a case of infection by Spirometra ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sparganosis
*  Niclosamide - Wikipedia
"Helminths: Cestode (tapeworm) infection: Niclosamide". WHO Model Prescribing Information: Drugs Used in Parasitic Diseases - ... "Identification of small-molecule inhibitors of Zika virus infection and induced neural cell death via a drug repurposing screen ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Niclosamide
*  Diphyllobothriasis - Wikipedia
"Helminths: Cestode (tapeworm) infection: Niclosamide". WHO Model Prescribing Information: Drugs Used in Parasitic Diseases - ... "Helminths: Cestode (tapeworm) infection: Praziquantel". WHO Model Prescribing Information: Drugs Used in Parasitic Diseases - ... Also, because human feces is an important mechanism for spreading eggs, proper disposal of sewage can cut down on infection of ... Diphyllobothriasis is the infection caused by tapeworms of the Diphyllobothrium genus, commonly Diphyllobothrium latum and ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diphyllobothriasis
*  Albendazole - Wikipedia
"Helminths: Cestode (tapeworm) infection: Albendazole". WHO Model Prescribing Information: Drugs Used in Parasitic Diseases - ... Corticosteroids are sometimes added in cases of eye and CNS infections. Enterobiasis (pinworm infection) Filariasis; since ... It is also given for infections by T. crassiceps. Though praziquantel is often better at treating tapeworm infections, ... Thus, it is usually only prescribed in cats and dogs when an infection is present that is resistant to the commonly prescribed ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Albendazole
*  Wolf hunting - Wikipedia
... increase in cestode infections in moose and wild boar, with some specimen having up to 30-40 cysts. It also showed that where ... and the symptomatic ascertainment of eventual rabies infections. The wolf's paw was then amputated and/or its ears were sealed ...
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*  ICD-10 Chapter I: Certain infectious and parasitic diseases - Wikipedia
Other cestode infections (B71.0) Hymenolepiasis Dwarf tapeworm (B72) Dracunculiasis (B73) Onchocerciasis (B74) Filariasis ( ... Infection due to other mycobacteria (A31.0) Pulmonary mycobacterial infection Infection due to Mycobacterium avium Infection ... infection (A60.0) Herpesviral infection of genitalia and urogenital tract (A60.1) Herpesviral infection of perianal skin and ... Cutaneous mycobacterial infection Buruli ulcer Infection due to Mycobacterium marinum Infection due to Mycobacterium ulcerans ( ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ICD-10_Chapter_I:_Certain_infectious_and_parasitic_diseases
*  List of ICD-9 codes 001-139: infectious and parasitic diseases - Wikipedia
Other trematode infections (122) Echinococcosis (123) Other cestode infection (124) Trichinosis (125) Filarial infection and ... Other human herpesvirus infections (058.81) Human herpesvirus 6 infection (058.82) Human herpesvirus 7 infection (058.89) Other ... Other poxvirus infections (059.0) Other orthopoxvirus infections (059.00) Orthopoxvirus infection, unspecified (059.01) ... Other parapoxvirus infections (059.2) Yatapoxvirus infections (059.20) Yatapoxvirus infection, unspecified (059.21) Tanapox ( ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ICD-9_codes_001%E2%80%93139:_infectious_and_parasitic_diseases
*  Intestinal parasite infection - Wikipedia
"WHO Model Prescribing Information: Drugs Used in Parasitic Diseases - Second Edition: Helminths: Cestode (tapeworm) infection ... These infections can damage or sicken the host (humans or other animals). If the intestinal parasite infection is caused by ... An intestinal parasite infection is a condition in which a parasite infects the gastro-intestinal tract of humans and other ... Each of these parasites can infect the digestive tract, and sometimes two or more can cause infection at the same time. Good ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intestinal_parasite_infection
*  Night shark - Wikipedia
Knoff, M.; S.C. de Sao Clemente; R.M. Pinto & D.C. Gomes (July 2002). "Prevalence and intensity of infection of cestodes ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Night_shark
*  Bertielliasis - Wikipedia
Bertielliasis is the infection of Bertiella - a cestode tapeworm parasite that primarily infects nonhuman primates, rodents and ... Human infection occurs when a person inadvertently consumes an oribatid mite infected with Bertiella larvae. Within the human ( ... In cases in Mauritius, the infection was traced back to the consumption of guavas which had been picked up from the ground. Non ... Occasionally, human infections have been documented by one of two species: Bertiella studeri, or Bertiella mucronata. These ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bertielliasis
*  Hymenolepis (tapeworm) - Wikipedia
3] Prevalence in endemic areas can reach from 5-20%[1]. H. nana is the most common cestode in humans with infection prevalence ... 1] Hymenolepiasis is the most common cestode parasite in the human body. Infections are seen more often among children. It is ... Infections tend to be more frequent in younger children who live in urban areas and in older children who live in rural ... Although the cestode life cycle requires the cysticercoid, or larval, phase to be developed in an intermediate host, H. nana ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hymenolepis_(tapeworm)
*  Antimicrobial - Wikipedia
Antiparasitics are a class of medications indicated for the treatment of infection by parasites, such as nematodes, cestodes, ... In medicine, they are used as a treatment for infections such as athlete's foot, ringworm and thrush and work by exploiting ... They are relatively harmless to the host and therefore can be used to treat infections. They should be distinguished from ... The use of antimicrobial medicines to treat infection is known as antimicrobial chemotherapy, while the use of antimicrobial ...
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*  Taenia (cestode) - Wikipedia
This infection is most common in parts of Africa. Taenia taeniaeformis uses rodents as intermediate hosts and then inhabits ... As in all cyclophyllid cestodes, a genital pore occurs on the side of the proglottid. Eggs are released when the proglottid ... ZipcodeZoo BioLib Human Tapeworms Intestinal tapeworms at Uptodate Cestode-Tapeworms at Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taenia_(cestode)
*  Green sea turtle - Wikipedia
Protozoans, cestodes and nematodes lead to many turtle deaths because of the infections in the liver and intestinal tract. The ... Green sea turtles have a variety of parasites including barnacles, leeches, protozoans, cestodes, and nematodes. Barnacles and ...
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*  Cysticercosis - Wikipedia
Cysticercosis, Coenurosis, Sparganosis and proliferating Cestode larvae". Diagnostic Pathology of Parasitic Infections with ... Infection can be effectively prevented by personal hygiene and sanitation: this includes cooking pork well, proper toilets and ... Cysticercosis is a tissue infection caused by the young form of the pork tapeworm. People may have few or no symptoms for years ... The description of measled pork in the History of Animals written by Aristotle (384-322 BC) showed that the infection of pork ...
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*  Marshall Lightowlers - Wikipedia
... ovis research to the development of similar vaccines against infection with the larval stages of other cestode parasites. This ... Subsequently he was a member of a team of scientists that developed a vaccine against Taenia ovis infection in sheep, the first ... Veterinary Clinical Centre and began a research career focusing on the immunology and molecular biology of taeniid cestode ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_Lightowlers
*  Taenia serialis - Wikipedia
... and surgical removal are used to combat coenuri infection but discretion should be used when treating this evoloving cestode of ... The adult cestode produces eggs which are spread into the environment by the feces of the definitive host. This life cycle is ... Accidental infection of humans though, can occur when eggs are ingested from food or water contaminated with dog feces and the ... The infection with the metacestode larval form (coenurus) of T. serialis is called Coenurosis. When humans ingest these eggs ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taenia_serialis
*  Bertiella (tapeworm) - Wikipedia
Infections by Bertiella are known as bertielliasis. Occasional human infections have been documented by one of two species: ... Bertiella is a genus of cestode tapeworm parasites that primarily infects nonhuman primates, rodents and Australian marsupials ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bertiella_(tapeworm)
*  Tapeworm infection - Wikipedia
Tapeworm infection is the infestation of the digestive tract by a species of parasitic flatworm (known as a cestode), called ... "Tapeworm infections", Parasitic infections, Merck . Muehlenbachs, A; et al. (2015), "Malignant transformation of Hymenolepis ... Tapeworm infection can also be caused by eating raw or undercooked meat from an animal that has the larvae of the tapeworm, ... This type of infection is not common with beef or fish tapeworms, but can occur with the pork tapeworm - called cysticercosis ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tapeworm_infection
*  Diphyllobothrium mansonoides - Wikipedia
Cestodes have a dorso-ventrally flattened shape. Cestodes are segmented worms, and their bodies are divided into three distinct ... Infection with D. mansonoides in humans can result in sparganosis. Justus F. Mueller first reported this organism in 1935. D. ... The scolex is the head of the cestode, and it functions as a holdfast organ that is specialized to attach to intestines using a ... Cestodes also have sensory organs in the scolex that detect tactile stimulation. The sensory organs are attached to ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diphyllobothrium_mansonoides
*  Cestoda - Wikipedia
Cestodes can also be treated with certain kinds of antibiotics. While accidental tapeworm infections in developed countries are ... They are informally referred to as cestodes. The best-known species are commonly called tapeworms. All cestodes are parasitic ... tapeworm infection) University of South Carolina - School of Medicine - Cestodes (tapeworms). ... Tapeworm Infection 2005 Mayo Clinic Website on infectious diseases, Mayo Clinic - Tapeworm Infection, 2006 Medline Plus - ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cestoda
*  Flamingolepis liguloides - Wikipedia
Specifically predicting that: temporal variation might structure the cestode community, the most common cestode species in ... Seasonal patterns of infection of F. liguloides showed to have the highest prevalence in June and the lowest in December. ... A survey conducted at four sites in southern Spain found the total prevalence of cestode ranging from 45-89% in Artemia with 45 ... There was also no clear relationship between cestode and final host abundances. The gender of A. salina did not significantly ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flamingolepis_liguloides
*  List of raw fish dishes - Wikipedia
... a cestode/tapeworm). Infection risk of anisakis is particularly higher in fishes which may live in a river such as salmon (sake ... Parasite infection by raw fish is rare in the developed world (fewer than 40 cases per year in the U.S.[citation needed]), and ... In Japan it is common to eat raw salmon and ikura, but these foods are frozen overnight prior to eating to prevent infections ... Parasitic infections from freshwater fish are a serious problem in some parts of the world, particularly Southeast Asia[ ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_raw_fish_dishes