Ancylostomatoidea

Known as: Ancylostomatoideas, Hookworm, Hookworms 
A superfamily of nematode parasitic hookworms consisting of four genera: ANCYLOSTOMA; NECATOR; Bunostomum; and Uncinaria. ANCYLOSTOMA and NECATOR… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Quantifying the burden of parasitic diseases in relation to other diseases and injuries requires reliable estimates of prevalence… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Hookworm infection and schistosomiasis rank among the most important health problems in developing countries. Both cause anaemia… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Soil-transmitted helminth infections are common throughout the tropics and subtropics and they disproportionately… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The three main soil-transmitted helminth infections, ascariasis, trichuriasis, and hookworm, are common clinical disorders in man… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Surprisingly little is known about the geographical overlap between malaria and other tropical diseases, including helminth… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Concomitant parasitic infections are common in the developing world, yet most studies focus on a single parasite in a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Anemia and iron deficiency during pregnancy are prevalent in developing countries, but their causes are not always known. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In Zanzibar and other tropical regions, iron deficiency, malaria and multiple helminth infections coexist. We addressed the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Anemia is estimated to affect one-half of school-age children in developing countries. The school years are an opportune time to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We studied physical fitness with the Harvard Step Test, growth, and appetite in primary school boys infected with hookworm (96… (More)
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