Strongyloides stercoralis

Known as: Strongyloides stercorali, stercoralis, Strongyloides 
A species of human pathogenic parasitic roundworm in the family Strongyloididae. The species alternates between free-living and parasitic cycles… (More)
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND The diagnosis of Strongyloides stercoralis (S. stercoralis) infection is hampered by the suboptimal sensitivity of… (More)
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2013
Review
2013
1 Centre for Tropical Diseases (CTD), Sacro Cuore–Don Calabria Hospital, Negrar, Verona, Italy, 2 Coordinating resources to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A real-time PCR method targeting the small subunit of the rRNA gene was developed for the detection of Strongyloides stercoralis… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
The hyperinfection syndrome (HS) caused by Strongyloides stercoralis has a high mortality rate (15% to 87%). A variety of risk… (More)
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2008
2008
Strongyloides stercoralis is an intestinal nematode acquired in the tropics or subtropics. Most often, it causes chronic… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
Strongyloidiasis, which is caused by the nematode Strongyloides stercoralis, is a common and persistent infection, particularly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Protective immunity to Strongyloides stercoralis infective larvae in mice has been shown to be dependent on IL-5 based on mAb… (More)
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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… (More)
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1996
1996
Six patients suffering from an unusual form of colitis produced by Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection are described. In… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
Opportunistic infections with the nematode Strongyloides stercoralis occur most often in patients with impaired T lymphocyte… (More)
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