Mass drug administration for the prevention human strongyloidiasis should consider concomitant treatment of dogs

@article{Beknazarova2017MassDA,
  title={Mass drug administration for the prevention human strongyloidiasis should consider concomitant treatment of dogs},
  author={Meruyert Beknazarova and H. Whiley and K. Ross},
  journal={PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases},
  year={2017},
  volume={11}
}
  • Meruyert Beknazarova, H. Whiley, K. Ross
  • Published 2017
  • Biology, Medicine
  • PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases
  • Strongyloides stercoralis is the causative agent of strongyloidiasis, which affects more than 300 million people worldwide [1]. Canine strongyloidiasis is also caused by the same species, S. stercoralis of an animal origin with up to 50% worldwide prevalence [2–5]. It is known that human S. stercoralis strains can infect dogs in laboratory settings (dogs have to be immunosuppressed to maintain infection) [6–8]. Increasing evidence suggests that S. stercoralis could be a potential zoonotic… CONTINUE READING
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