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Ancylostomatoidea

Known as: Ancylostomatoideas, Hookworm, Hookworms 
A superfamily of nematode parasitic hookworms consisting of four genera: ANCYLOSTOMA; NECATOR; Bunostomum; and Uncinaria. ANCYLOSTOMA and NECATOR… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BackgroundQuantifying the burden of parasitic diseases in relation to other diseases and injuries requires reliable estimates of… Expand
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2010
Review
2010
Hookworm infection and schistosomiasis rank among the most important health problems in developing countries. Both cause anaemia… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The emergence of autoimmunity, including Crohn’s disease (CD) where the immune relationship with commensal bacteria is corrupted… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A randomized trial carried out in rural Zanzibar comparing a single dose of 200 micrograms/kg of ivermectin and 400 mg/day for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The chronic survival of many endoparasites is dependent on the ability of these organisms to escape the host immune response… Expand
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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… Expand
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