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Gastrointestinal Nematodes Ascaris, Hookworm, Trichuris, and Enterobius

Parasitology

Helminths

  1. Celia V. Holland PhD Associate Professor and Head of Department

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0199

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Holland, C. V. 2010. Gastrointestinal Nematodes Ascaris, Hookworm, Trichuris, and Enterobius. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. Trinity College, Department of Zoology, Dublin, Ireland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Classification
  • 2
    Morphology and Structure
  • 3
    Soil-Transmitted Nematodes: Biology and Feeding
  • 4
    Soil-Transmitted Nematodes: Life Histories
  • 5
    Soil-Transmitted Nematodes: Transmission and Establishment of Infection
  • 6
    Soil-Transmitted Nematodes: Epidemiology and Population Biology
  • 7
    Soil-Transmitted Nematodes: Clinical Manifestations, Mortality, and Morbidity
  • 8
    Soil-Transmitted Nematodes: Immunity
  • 9
    Soil-Transmitted Nematodes: Diagnosis
  • 10
    Soil-Transmitted Nematodes: Prospects of Prevention and Control
  • 11
    Enterobius: Biology, Transmission, and Epidemiology
  • 12
    Enterobius: Clinical Manifestations
  • 13
    Enterobius: Diagnosis and Control
  • 14
    Acknowledgments

Keywords:

  • gastrointestinal nematodes;
  • Ascaris lumbricoides;
  • Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus;
  • Enterobius vermicularis;
  • Trichuris trichiura;
  • Ascariasis;
  • hookworm disease;
  • Trichuriasis