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*  Soil-transmitted helminth
Eliminating Soil-transmitted Helminthiasis as a Public Health Problem in Children: Progress Report 2001-2010 and Strategic Plan ... The adult forms are essentially parasites of humans, causing soil-transmitted helminthiasis (STH), but also infect domesticated ... Even though the disease is principally a soil-transmitted helminthiasis, the infection being mediated through contaminated soil ... Some of the significant morbidity attributed to intestinal helminthiasis are malnutrition, growth retardation, anaemia, vitamin ...
*  Soil-transmitted helminthiasis
... (STH) is a type of helminth infection (helminthiasis) caused by different species of roundworms ... Prevention and control measures to prevent soil-transmitted helminthiasis are the following: availability of clean water for ... Three types of soil-transmitted helminthiasis can be distinguished: ascariasis, hookworm infection and whipworm infection. ...
*  Anthelmintic
Dysphania ambrosioides WHO (2006). Preventive chemotherapy in human helminthiasis: coordinated use of anthelminthic drugs in ... a condition called helminthiasis. These drugs are also used to treat infected animals. Pills containing anthelmintics are used ... "Controlling Soil-Transmitted Helminthiasis in Pre-School-Age Children through Preventive Chemotherapy". PLoS Neglected Tropical ...
*  Helminthiasis
Chronic helminthiasis may cause severe morbidity. Helminthiasis has been found to result in poor birth outcome, poor cognitive ... Helminthiasis has been found to result in poor birth outcome, poor cognitive development, poor school and work performance, ... Helminthiasis (plural helminthiases), also known as worm infection, is any macroparasitic disease of humans and other animals ... In regions where helminthiasis is common, mass deworming treatments may be performed, particularly among school-age children, ...
*  Ascaridia galli
"Helminthiasis: Introduction". The Merck Veterinary Manual. 2006. Archived from the original on 22 June 2007. Retrieved 2007-07- ...
*  Hermetia illucens
Helminthiasis. Retrieved April 20, 2008. Devic, Emilie; Maquart, Pierre-Olivier (2015-12-09). "Dirhinus giffardii (Hymenoptera ...
*  London Declaration on Neglected Tropical Diseases
Sanitation Helminthiasis Crompton DWT (editor) (2012). Accelerating Work to Overcome the Global Impact of Neglected Tropical ... It will extend its existing donation of mebendazole (200 million tablets per year) for soil-transmitted helminthiasis. Lions ... soil-transmitted helminthiasis, Chagas disease, visceral leishmaniasis and river blindness. The original endorsers with their ... healthcare company headquartered will donate 400 million albendazole tablets each year to fight soil-transmitted helminthiasis ...
*  Strongyloidiasis
... is a type of soil-transmitted helminthiasis. It is thought to affect 30-100 million people worldwide, mainly ...
*  Coinfection
Crompton, DW (1999). "How much human helminthiasis is there in the world?". The Journal of Parasitology. 85 (3): 397-403. doi: ...
*  Biomphalaria glabrata
Crompton, D. W. (1999). "How much human helminthiasis is there in the world?" (PDF). The Journal of Parasitology. 85 (3): 397- ...
*  Trichuris trichiura
Crompton, DW (1999). "How much human helminthiasis is there in the world?". The Journal of Parasitology. 85 (3): 397-403. doi: ... a type of helminthiasis which is one of the neglected tropical diseases) when it infects a human large intestine. It is ...
*  Biomphalaria
PDF Archived 16 June 2016 at the Wayback Machine.. Crompton, D. W. (1999). "How much human helminthiasis is there in the world ...
*  Mass deworming
2013). "Knowledge, attitudes and practices among parents and teachers about soil-transmitted helminthiasis control programs for ... for helminthiasis (for example soil-transmitted helminths (STH)) and schistosomiasis infections in areas with a high prevalence ... "Controlling soil-transmitted helminthiasis in pre-school-age children through preventive chemotherapy". PLoS Neglected Tropical ... Preventive chemotherapy in human helminthiasis: coordinated use of anthelminthic drugs in control interventions: a manual for ...
*  Ascariasis
It is a type of soil-transmitted helminthiasis and part of a group of diseases called helminthiases. Prevention is by improved ... This makes ascariasis the most common form of soil-transmitted helminthiasis. As of 2010 it caused about 2,700 deaths a year, ... WHO (2006). Preventive Chemotherapy in Human Helminthiasis : Coordinated Use of Anthelminthic Drugs in Control Interventions : ...
*  Rudolf Virchow
He correctly asserted that these worms could also cause human helminthiasis. Virchow further demonstrated that if the infected ...
*  Environmental racism in Europe
This has caused epidemic proportions of "tuberculosis, hepatitis, intestinal disorders, and helminthiasis". Romani migrants ...
*  Trichostrongylus
Paradoxical helminthiasis and giardiasis in Cape Town, South Africa: epidemiology and control. Afr Health Sci. 2005 Sep;5(3): ... The reflection of control programs of parasitic diseases upon gastrointestinal helminthiasis in Dakahlia Governorate, Egypt. J ...
*  Schistosoma intercalatum
Crompton DW (1999) How much human helminthiasis is there in the world? J Parasitol 85: 397-403. Bjorneboe A (1978) A comparison ...
*  Malnutrition in children
Parasite infections, in particular intestinal worm infections (helminthiasis), can also lead to malnutrition. A leading cause ...
*  Helminths
Lamonthe Argumedo, R., Garcia Prieto, L. (1988). Human Helminthiasis in Mexico, A.G.T. Editor, S.A., 1st edition, Mexico. ... An infection by a helminth is known as helminthiasis, helminth infection or intestinal worm infection. There is a naming ... The eggs are the infective stage of the helminths' life cycle for causing the disease helminthiasis. Helminth eggs are ... able to cause the disease helminthiasis. Fertilized eggs and unfertilized eggs can exist side by side. Unfertilized eggs are ...
*  Albendazole
Preparing to control Schistosomiasis and Soil-transmitted Helminthiasis in the Twenty-First Century. 86 (2): 141-159. doi: ...
*  Hookworm infection
... is a soil-transmitted helminthiasis and classified as a neglected tropical disease. The term hookworm is ... the school-based treatment approach on the prevalence and intensity of schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminthiasis among ...
*  Intestinal parasite infection
... the infection is called helminthiasis. Signs and symptoms depend on the type of infection. Intestinal parasites produce a ... "Control of soil-transmitted helminthiasis in Yunnan province, People's Republic of China: Experiences and lessons from a 5-year ...
*  Hymenolepiasis
The disease is a type of helminthiasis which is classified as a neglected tropical disease. Hymenolepis worms live in the ...
*  Aloe buettneri
The methanol extract shows in vivo activity against helminthiasis caused by Nippostrongylus species in rats. Aloe Asphodelaceae ...