Toxocara canis

Known as: Dog Roundworm, Toxocara cani, canis, Toxocara 
A species of parasitic nematodes in the genus Toxocara where canids are the definitive host. Human infection occurs through the accidental ingestion… (More)
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2013
2013
Toxocara canis has extraordinary abilities to survive for many years in the tissues of diverse vertebrate species, as well as to… (More)
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2008
2008
Toxocara canis, the common intestinal nematode of dogs and foxes, is the parasite responsible for human toxocarosis. It has… (More)
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2008
2008
Toxocara canis (Ascaridida: Nematoda), which parasitizes (at the adult stage) the small intestine of canids, can be transmitted… (More)
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2004
2004
The potential zoonotic risk of Toxocara canis infections from consumption of swine or poultry viscera containing larvae was… (More)
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2003
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2003
The human risk of infection with larvae of Toxocara canis was estimated in people from the Marche region of Italy. This region… (More)
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1994
1994
A 48-year-old patient with Toxocara canis infection developed severe ataxia, rigor and neuropsychological disturbances. An… (More)
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1991
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1991
A large series of T cell clones (TCC) specific for purified protein derivative (PPD) of Mycobacterium tuberculosis (total 60) or… (More)
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1987
1987
Sera from 4,652 children whose blood was submitted to the New York City Department of Health for lead analysis were tested for… (More)
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1986
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1986
The study reports the results of a summary of the prevalence and symptomatology of paediatric toxocariasis in Anse-la-Raye, St… (More)
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1985
1985
The clinical and autopsy findings of a two and a half year-old infant with Toxocara sp. infection of the brain and granulomatous… (More)
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