Dipylidium

Dipylidium

 [dip″ĭ-lid´e-um]
a genus of tapeworms. D. cani´num is parasitic in dogs, cats, and occasionally humans.

Dipylidium

/Dip·y·lid·i·um/ (dip″ĭ-lid´e-um) a genus of tapeworms. D. cani´num, the dog tapeworm, is parasitic in dogs and cats and is occasionally found in humans.

Dipylidium

(di?pi?lid'e-um, ?pi-)
A genus of tapeworms (family Dipylidiae) that infests dogs and cats.

Dipylidium caninum

A species that is a common parasite of dogs and cats. Infestation in humans may occasionally occur through the accidental ingestion of lice or fleas, the intermediate hosts. Synonym: dog tapeworm See: Ctenocephalides

Dipylidium

a genus of tapeworms of the family Dipylidiidae. Besides those listed below, includes D. gracile, D. compactum, D. diffusum, D. buencaminoi (syn. D. caninum), D. sexcoronatum (cats).

Dipylidium caninum
the dog tapeworm, parasitic in dogs and cats and occasionally found in humans. Esthetically unattractive when excreted in the feces, but causes little damage other than anal irritation.
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There are two types of tapeworms routinely seen in cats, with the most common tapeworm being Dipylidium caninum, seen in both dogs and cats.
Kopeklerdeki fazla sayidaki helmint cesitliligine ragmen, Turkiye'de sokak veya az sayidaki sahipli kopekler uzerinde yapilan calismalarda, daha cok cestodlardan Taenia, Dipylidium, Mesocestoides ve Echinococcus, nematodlardan Toxocara, Toxascaris, Ancylostoma, Uncinaria, Trichuris ve Spirocerca gibi helmint turleri bildirilmistir (10-16).
The tapeworm Dipylidium caninum cannot be passed directly from cat to cat or dog to dog.
Las infestaciones causadas por estos ectoparasitos se asocian con perdida de sangre, hipersensibilidad y transmision de parasitos como Hymenolepsis nana, Hymenolepsis diminuta y Dipylidium caninum (Botero et al.
5%], 28 dogs with Taenia hydatigena [35%], 20 dogs with Taenia multiceps [25%], 38 dogs with Dipylidium spp.
Or in the case of the Dipylidium tapeworm, the carnivore chews a flea off itself.
A tapeworm Dipylidium caninum was recovered from the intestines of 11 (35.
Intestinal parasites of dogs include Toxocara canis, Dipylidium caninum, Taenia hydatigena, and Echinococcus granulosus and multilocularis.
2000), Toxocara canis (larva migrans visceral) e Strongyloides stercoralis, de cestodeo Echinococcus granulosus e Dipylidium caninum.
Dipylidium caninum infection in a 14-month-old child.
Ehrlichia canis (canine monocytic ehrlichiosis), Anaplasma phagocytophilum (canine granulocytic ehrlichiosis), Borrelia burgdorferi (Lyme disease), Hepatozoon canis (Hepatozoonosis), Babesia canis (canine babesiosis), Babesia gibsoni (canine babesiosis), Dirofilaria immitis (Heartworm disease), Leishmania tropica (canine leishmaniosis) and Dipylidium caninum (intermediate host) (Soulsby, 1982).