The effects of the presence and absence of intestinal contents on survival, size and distribution of Echinostoma caproni in ICR mice.


Fifteen female ICR mice, 6-8 weeks old, were each exposed to 25 metacercarial cysts of Echinostoma caproni. To determine the effects of withholding food on survival, size and distribution of E. caproni in ICR mice, two groups of five each were maintained without food for 1 day (group A) or 2 days (group B) prior to necropsy. Group C consisted of five mice… (More)


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