[Environmental contamination by helminth eggs and larvae in dog feces from central area of Cassino beach, Rio Grande do Sul].

@article{Scaini2003EnvironmentalCB,
  title={[Environmental contamination by helminth eggs and larvae in dog feces from central area of Cassino beach, Rio Grande do Sul].},
  author={Carlos James Scaini and Ricardo Navarrete de Toledo and Raquel Lovatel and Maria Alix Dionello and Fabiane dos Anjos Gatti and Lulie Rosane Odeh Susin and Vera Regina Mendonça Signorini},
  journal={Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical},
  year={2003},
  volume={36 5},
  pages={617-9}
}
In order to investigate the presence of helminths agents of parasitic zoonoses, were examined 237 fecal samples of dogs from central area of the main beach of south coast of Rio Grande do Sul State. The eggs and larvae of genus Ancylostoma (71.3%) and Trichuris (32.5%) and Toxocara eggs (9.3%) were the most prevalent parasites detected.