Dirofilaria

Known as: Dirofilarias 
A genus of filarial nematodes. Various immature species have been found to infect the eyes or subcutaneous tissue in humans.
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2015
2015
Dirofilaria is a common roundworm infection of dogs, cats, raccoons, and other animals that is commonly referred to as "heartworm… (More)
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2014
2014
Background: Taking into consideration that dirofilariosis spreading in Romania, in this study we intended to determine the… (More)
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2013
2013
A novel direct PCR assay for the detection of Dirofilaria spp. from EDTA blood, Knott test, FTA cards, adult filarial worms, skin… (More)
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2011
2011
Dirofilariasis is a zoonotic disease caused by Dirofilaria, a parasite of domestic and wild animals. The disease is transmitted… (More)
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2009
2009
Durch Arthropoden übertragene Infektionen haben in der jüngeren Vergangenheit zunehmend an Bedeutung gewonnen, auch bedingt durch… (More)
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2007
2007
Transmission of dirofilariasis in Europe is dependent upon the presence of sufficient numbers of infected dogs, susceptible… (More)
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1998
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1998
Filariae of animals, especially those of mammals, often infect humans and typically produce cryptic infections. These "zoonotic… (More)
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1997
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1997
Helminthic infections are prevalent worldwide. The intestinal ascarid, Toxocara, the animal filarial parasite, Dirofilaria, and… (More)
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1997
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1997
Some authors divide the genus Dirofilaria into two subgenera. The subgenus Dirofilaria consists of 5 apparently valid species (D… (More)
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1996
1996
Simon, F., Cordero, M., Mnro, A., Villar, E., Perera, L., Espinoza, E. and Santamaria, B., 1996. Public health problems due to… (More)
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