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Strongyloides and Capillaria

Parasitology

Helminths

  1. Michael Cappello MD Associate Professor1,
  2. Peter J. Hotez MD PhD Professor and Chair2

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0200

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Cappello, M. and Hotez, P. J. 2010. Strongyloides and Capillaria. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, New Haven, CT, USA

  2. 2

    The George Washington University, Department of Microbiology and Tropical Medicine, Washington, DC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Strongyloides
  • 2
    The Parasite
  • 3
    Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Infection
  • 4
    Capillaria
  • 5
    The Parasite
  • 6
    Clinical and Pathological Aspects of Infection

Keywords:

  • Strongyloides;
  • Strongyloides hyperinfection;
  • enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays (ELISA);
  • Strongyloides larvae;
  • immunofluorescence antibody test (IFAT);
  • Capillariinae;
  • C. philippinensis;
  • C. hepatica and C. aerophila