Introduction and History

Agent

Clinical Presentation in Humans

Transmission and Vector 

Reservoirs

Incubation Period and Morphology

Diagnostic Test

Management and Therapy

Epidemiology and Country Information

Public Health and Prevention Strategies

Useful Web Links

References

 


Tara Kirk Parasites and Pestilence Human Biology Stanford University

Trichostrongyliasis - Agent


 

Trichostrongylus. From the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine Parasitology Website.

 

Trichostrongyliasis is a Nematode Helminth
Superfamily VI Trichostrongyloidea
Family Trichostrongylidae
T. orientalis is the most common form found in man.
Other species infect animals.