• flukes
  • Consequently, the sensitivity of microscopy to identify ova when patients present with eosinophilia may be low and in such cases serological tests form the mainstay of laboratory diagnosis, particularly for flukes and other migratory helminths. (scielo.org.za)
  • and the involvement of larvae of Procerovum varium flukes as causative agents of human ocular disease ( 3 - 5 ). (cdc.gov)
  • infect
  • One of the most serious forms of this disease occurs when the tapeworm larvae infect the central nervous system, a disease referred to as neurocysticercosis. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Borrelia, the bacterium that causes Lyme disease, has been identified in some ticks that infect the marsh rice rat and it has been identified as a possible natural reservoir for Borrelia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Schistosomiasis
  • Nectomys squamipes is commonly studied as a reservoir for the organism Schistosoma mansoni, which causes the disease Schistosomiasis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Commonly, this would include a history of immersion in inland rivers and dams for schistosomiasis, pica for ascariasis and trichuriasis (and for toxocariasis, if dog or cat faeces is considered), and soil-skin exposure for strongyloidiasis and hookworm disease. (scielo.org.za)
  • Helminth
  • For example, Ascaris is the name of a type of helminth, and ascariasis is the name of the infectious disease caused by that helminth. (wikipedia.org)
  • hosts
  • A complete life cycle of T. regenti can be maintained under laboratory conditions using Radix lagotis and Anas platyrhynchos f. domestica as intermediate and definitive hosts, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • aquatic animals
  • The importance of aquatic animals to New Zealand Aquatic animals are important to New Zealand for many reasons: commercial fisheries target more than 130 species and are worth in excess of $1.1 billion to our economyaquatic animals grown in farms (aquaculture) add another $250 million of value to the economy. (pearltrees.com)
  • The species permitted for import can be found in this import health standard: fisornic.all.pdf there are important customary fisheries for Maoriour aquatic animals perform a vital role in the healthy aquatic ecosystem of our fresh and marine watersNew Zealand is world renowned for the quality and size of its brown and rainbow trout, and the variety and quality of our natural freshwater fisheries. (pearltrees.com)
  • fisheries
  • Tropical Aquaculture Laboratory, School of Forest Resources and Conservation Program in Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, UF/IFAS Extension, Gainesville, FL 32611. (ufl.edu)
  • His own research and that of the scientists under his direction, established an understanding of the ecology, comparative physiology of the plant and animal life, and commercial fisheries of the region, and he coined the phrase "fertile fisheries crescent" to refer to Mississippi Sound and adjacent waters along the United States Gulf Coast. (wikipedia.org)
  • His tenure saw the construction of the laboratory's oceanography building, a 40-room brick dormitory, the anadromous fisheries building (destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in 2005), the research building, the Caylor Building, and a maintenance shop, as well as the rebuilding of the Hopkins teaching laboratory (destroyed by Hurricane Camille in 1969). (wikipedia.org)
  • common
  • Its freshwater counterpart, Oodinium spp , is less common but can also result in high mortality. (wikipedia.org)
  • The disease is most common where livestock, such as cattle and pigs, are raised in areas where human feces are not disposed of in a sanitary manner. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • A raised total eosinophil count is a common diagnostic challenge for SA's physicians, and is associated with a long differential diagnosis including allergic disorders, drug hypersensitivity, parasitic infection and rarer causes such as neoplasia, connective tissue diseases and primary eosinophilic disorders. (scielo.org.za)
  • medical citation needed] Despite not being identified until 1976, it is one of the most common waterborne diseases and is found worldwide. (wikipedia.org)
  • allergic
  • The clinical manifestation of such infection is known as an neglected allergic disease called cercarial dermatitis (or swimmer's itch). (wikipedia.org)
  • gnathostomiasis
  • Gnathostomiasis, a form of cutaneous and visceral larva migrans that can cause unpleasant and sometimes life-threatening illness, is well known in Southeast Asia and Latin America, and is regarded as an emerging imported disease in the developed world. (scielo.org.za)
  • known
  • he set about fulfilling that vision, and he is best known for his tenure at the laboratory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Marine species range in size from the microscopic, including plankton and phytoplankton which can be as small as 0.02 micrometres, to huge cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises) which in the case of the blue whale reach up to 33 metres (109 feet) in length, being the largest known animal. (wikipedia.org)
  • tropical
  • 19 February 2015 ¦ GENEVA - WHO urges affected countries to scale up their investment in tackling 17 neglected tropical diseases in order to improve the health and well-being of more than 1.5 billion people. (who.int)
  • Neglected tropical diseases cause blindness, disfigurement, permanent disability and death, particularly among the poor. (who.int)
  • WHO's new report, "Investing to overcome the impact of neglected tropical diseases" , outlines an investment case and essential package of interventions for these diseases. (who.int)
  • For example, in 2012 alone, more than 800 million people were treated for at least one neglected tropical disease. (who.int)
  • Early detection of some neglected tropical diseases will allow more children to continue school and adults to work while reducing the costs associated with treating more advanced forms of these diseases. (who.int)
  • Moving towards universal health coverage will ensure that all people have access to preventive and curative health services for neglected tropical diseases without the risk of financial hardship when paying for them. (who.int)
  • Some of the neglected tropical diseases are no longer strictly tropical," says Dr Dirk Engels, Director of the WHO Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases Department. (who.int)
  • Many countries have recognized the importance and cost effectiveness of investing in preventing and treating neglected tropical diseases. (who.int)
  • PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases is the top Open Access tropical medicine journal, featuring an International Editorial Board and increased support for developing country authors. (plos.org)
  • The disease caused by the fluke is called fasciolosis or fascioliasis, which is a type of helminthiasis and has been classified as a neglected tropical disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • outbreak
  • In the event of disease outbreak, stock can sometimes be effectively treated by salt or freshwater baths, or via veterinarian prescribed treatments. (pearltrees.com)
  • In particular, things that causes stress, such as natural droughts or pollution or predators, can precipitate outbreak of disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • plants
  • A laboratory course recommended for nonscience majors, dealing with the structure and function of the human body and with selected aspects of microbes, plants, and animals and how they affect humans. (wiu.edu)
  • health
  • DEFRA - Aquatic animal health and movements. (pearltrees.com)
  • APHIS USDA - OCT 2008 - National Aquatic Animal Health Plan for the United States. (pearltrees.com)
  • MURDOCH UNIVERSITY - 2004 - Aquatic animal health: exotic disease training manua. (pearltrees.com)
  • Research faculty are selected for their scholarly activity in biomedical research and potential for funding from federal agencies such as the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the United States Department of Agriculture, and the National Science Foundation, and animal health foundations such as the Morris Animal Foundation and the Grayson Jockey Club. (docplayer.net)
  • While each of these categories touches animal as well as human health, the Equine Health Studies Program is a single-animal-species-centered research program in the SVM. (docplayer.net)
  • AlgaGen was formed in 2002 with the goal of deriving products from plankton to benefit human and animal health. (marinedepot.com)
  • form
  • Experiments with laboratory prepared recombinant form of the cysteine peptidase cathepsin B2 of T. regenti (TrCB2) confirmed its ability to cleave skin proteins (collagen, keratin and elastin). (wikipedia.org)
  • areas
  • Studies focus in endemic areas of Brazil that have large populations of N. squamipes, in attempt to find a correlation between the water rat and disease in residents of endemic areas. (wikipedia.org)