4. Pathogens and Parasites in Domestic Wastewater

  1. Gabriel Bitton

Published Online: 8 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470901243.ch4

Wastewater Microbiology, Fourth Edition

Wastewater Microbiology, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Bitton, G. (2010) Pathogens and Parasites in Domestic Wastewater, in Wastewater Microbiology, Fourth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470901243.ch4

Author Information

  1. Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 DEC 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470630334

Online ISBN: 9780470901243



  • public health microbiology - pathogens and parasites in domestic wastewater;
  • pathogenic microorganisms and parasites - in domestic wastewater and effluents from wastewater treatment plants;
  • methods, for concentrating viruses from water


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Elements of Epidemiology

  • Pathogens and Parasites Found in Domestic Wastewater

  • Web Resources

  • Review Questions

  • Further Reading