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Intestinal Tapeworms

Parasitology

Helminths

  1. Jørn Andreassen

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0197

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Andreassen, J. 2010. Intestinal Tapeworms. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. Biological Institute, University of Copenhagen, Department of Population Biology, Copenhagen, Denmark

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    The Parasites
  • 2
    Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Infection
  • 3
    Taenia saginata saginata
  • 4
    Taenia saginata asiatica
  • 5
    Taenia solium
  • 6
    Hymenolepis nana
  • 7
    Hymenolepis diminuta
  • 8
    Diphyllobothrium latum
  • 9
    Sporadic Zoonotic Animal Tapeworms that may Infect Humans

Keywords:

  • intestinal tapeworms;
  • Hymenolepis nana;
  • Diphyllobothrium latum;
  • Bertiella spp;
  • Diphyllobothrium dendriticum;
  • Diphyllobothrium pacificum;
  • Dipylidium caninum (double-pored tapeworm);
  • Mesocestoides spp