Angiostrongylus species (invertebrate)

Known as: Angiostrongylus, Angiostrongylus sp 
A genus of parasitic nematodes of the superfamily METASTRONGYLOIDEA. Two species, ANGIOSTRONGYLUS CANTONENSIS and A. vasorum, infest the lungs of… (More)
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2015
Review
2015
Twenty-one species of Angiostrongylus plus Angiostrongylus sp. (Nematoda: Metastrongyloidea) are known currently in wildlife… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Recent reports suggest that the canine heartworm Angiostrongylus vasorum is expanding from traditional endemic foci in several… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Infections with endoparasites in dogs and cats have been determined by analysing the results of faecal examinations (Flotation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Outbreaks of eosinophilic meningitis caused by the roundworm Angiostrongylus cantonensis are rarely reported, even in… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
After an outbreak in 2000 of eosinophilic meningitis in tourists to Jamaica, we looked for Angiostrongylus cantonensis in rats… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
PURPOSE To describe two outbreaks of Angiostrongylus cantonensis infection that occurred in Kaohsiung, Taiwan, during 1998 and… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Angiostrongylus cantonensis, the rat lungworm, probably evolved with its hosts, members of the genus Rattus and closely related… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
We generated interleukin-5 receptor alpha chain (IL-5R alpha)-deficient (IL-5R alpha-/-) mice by gene targeting. The IL-5R alpha… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The principal etiologic agent of human eosinophilic meningitis, Angiostrongylus cantonensis, was first detected in rats in Canton… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
Six hundred and forty-six patients with an eosinophilic pleocytosis were studied in Thailand over a 3-year period ending in March… (More)
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