Dwarf tapeworm

Known as: Vampirolepis nana, Hymenolepis nanas, dwarf tapeworms 
A species of tapeworm in the family Hymenolepididae. The lifecycle of H. nana involves insects as the intermediate host and rodents or humans as the… (More)
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2015
2015
Hymenolepis nana, commonly known as the dwarf tapeworm, is one of the most common tapeworms of humans and rodents and can cause… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Intestinal parasitic infections are among the major public health problems in Sub-Saharan Africa. Their distribution… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Intestinal protozoan diseases in Yemen are a significant health problem with prevalence ranging from 18% to 27%. The… (More)
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2008
2008
Enteroparasites in children from three marginal urban districts of Trujillo (Peru) were studied to treat these children and to… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Intestinal parasitic infections are a public health problem in developing countries such as Mexico. As a result, two… (More)
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2004
2004
Undernutrition and intestinal parasitic infections affect childhood development and morbidity in many developing countries… (More)
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2004
2004
Parasites are important enteric pathogens among patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. There have been very… (More)
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2001
2001
The prevalence of viral, bacterial and parasitic pathogens among children of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, was investigated. During… (More)
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1992
1992
Sera from 71 patients with surgically confirmed hydatid disease (which is caused by Echinococcus granulosus) were studied by an… (More)
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1981
1981
Formalin-ethyl ether sedimentation, Formalin-ethyl acetate sedimentation, and zinc sulfate flotation techniques were compared… (More)
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