Toxocara

Known as: Toxocaras 
A genus of parasitic nematodes in the family Toxocaridae that is commonly found in the digestive tracts of carnivorous animals, with the final host… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Visceral larva migrans syndrome by Toxocara affects mainly children between 2 and 5 years of age, it is generally asymptomatic… (More)
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2001
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2001
Human toxocariasis is a helminthozoonosis due to the migration of Toxocara species larvae through human organism. Humans become… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND The larva of Toxocara spp., a common animal roundworm, may infect non-compatible hosts, causing a profound… (More)
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2001
2001
The zoonotic ascarid Toxocara has been suggested as a possible etiologic agent of asthma. We conducted a clinic-based case… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Most studies from Argentina have focused on toxocariasis as an environmental problem of big cities, and there are no available… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The presence of anti-Toxocara antibodies in the sera of school children of Shiraz, southern Iran, was studied by means of an… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Toxocara (the cause of visceral larva migrans in humans) and allergy have in common both elevated immunoglobulin E (IgE) levels… (More)
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1989
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1989
 
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1988
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1988
Among 137 members of 30 families, 6% (and 8% of those aged under 15 years) were seropositive for toxocara antibodies. In these… (More)
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1982
1982
The presence of positive antibody titres to Toxoplasma and Toxocara in an adult epileptic population has been examined in… (More)
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