Toxocariasis

Known as: Toxocariasis [Disease/Finding], toxocarosis, Toxocara infection 
A parasitic infection caused by Toxocara. Humans are infected by the larvae of Toxocara canis and Toxocara cati from dogs and cats respectively. Most… (More)
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2015
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2015
Toxocariasis is a helminthozoonosis due to the infection of humans with larvae belonging to the Toxocara genus. Humans become… (More)
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2013
2013
Toxocariasis is a helminth zoonosis caused by infection with the larvae of Toxocara spp. ascarid worms. Only two species… (More)
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2007
2007
PURPOSE A case-control study to assess the relationship between epilepsy and toxocariasis was carried out in the Kiremba… (More)
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2005
2005
Toxocariasis is one of the causes of eosinophilia in peripheral blood and provokes eosinophilic infiltration in internal organs… (More)
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2003
2003
Toxocariasis in man is traditionally thought to be contracted through the ingestion of eggs from contaminated soil. The disease… (More)
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1997
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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1995
1995
Studies were conducted on the role of small mammals in maintaining toxocariasis foci in urban, rural and montane biotopes. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Excretory/secretory (E/S) antigen derived from second-stage larvae of Toxocara canis maintained in defined medium in vitro has… (More)
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1991
1991
Toxocara canis antibody titres were measured in members of 30 families. 73/140 (52.1%) family members were seropositive for T… (More)
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1987
1987
The clinical features found in 14 children with toxocara ELISA titres of greater than or equal to 0.7 were compared with those… (More)
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