Morphometric and scanning electron microscopy based identification of Ancylostoma caninum parasites in dog.

@article{Uppal2017MorphometricAS,
  title={Morphometric and scanning electron microscopy based identification of Ancylostoma caninum parasites in dog.},
  author={Harsimarandeep Singh Uppal and Mandeep Singh Bal and Lachhman Das Singla and Paramjit Kaur and Bhupinder Singh Sandhu},
  journal={Journal of parasitic diseases : official organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology},
  year={2017},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={517-522}
}
Ancylostoma caninum, a blood feeding nematode parasite (Family: Ancylostomatidae, Superfamily: Ancylostomatoidea) can cause anaemia, dark reddish-brown to black haemorrhagic diarrhoea, dehydration, wasting and deaths due to heavy blood loss. Adult hook worm parasites recovered from the intestine of a stray dog at the time of necropsy were identified as A… CONTINUE READING