Introduction and History


Clinical Presentation in Humans

Transmission and Vector 


Incubation Period and Morphology

Diagnostic Test

Management and Therapy

Epidemiology and Country Information

Public Health and Prevention Strategies

Useful Web Links



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.