Capillaria

Known as: Capillarias, Hairworm 
A genus of trichuroid nematodes parasitic in the liver and intestines of many mammals and birds. Two species, C. hepatica and C. philippinensis… (More)
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2011
2011
An 8-month-old owned European cat showing abdominal pain, fever, distended painful bladder and urinary blockage was presented… (More)
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2008
2008
Discriminant analysis was used to identify eggs of Capillaria spp. at specific level found in organic remains from an… (More)
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2006
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2006
An epidemiological study of helminths in 1040 red foxes collected from various localities in Denmark during 1997-2002, revealed… (More)
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2006
2006
Despite increasing evidence of host phenotypic manipulation by parasites, the underlying mechanisms causing infected hosts to act… (More)
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2005
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2005
The parasitic Nematomorph hairworm, Spinochordodes tellinii (Camerano) develops inside the terrestrial grasshopper, Meconema… (More)
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2003
2003
Hairworms (nematomorpha) alter the behaviour of their insect hosts, making them commit 'suicide' by jumping into an aquatic… (More)
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1999
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1999
A cross-sectional prevalence study of gastrointestinal helminths in Danish poultry production systems was conducted on 268 adult… (More)
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1993
1993
Fine, long, fibrous septa were observed as a late change developing in the acinar zone III of the liver of rats experimentally… (More)
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1980
1980
The prevalence, pathologic effects, and treatment of Capillaria plica infection were investigated in two breeding kennels. The… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
When given to sheep as a single oral dose at 0.1 mg/kg, the B(1a) component of the avermectins caused a reduction of >95% in the… (More)
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