Mesocestoides

Mesocestoides

(mez'ō-ses-toy'dēz),
Tapeworm genus found in carnivorous mammals, such as foxes; mites probably intermediate hosts; few human cases identified in Japan, the United States, and China.

Mesocestoides

A genus of non-human tapeworms, which may rarely afflict humans who eat poorly cooked encysted muscle or blood containing the infective metacestode stage.

Species involved
M variabilis, M lineatus.

Mesocestoides

A genus of non-human tapeworms that may rarely afflict humans who eat poorly-cooked encysted muscle

Mes·o·ces·toi·des

(mez'ō-ses-toy'dēz)
Tapeworm genus found in carnivorous mammals (e.g., foxes); mites are probably intermediate hosts; a few human cases have been identified in Japan, the U.S., and China.

Mesocestoides

a genus of tapeworms in the family Mesocestoididae.

Mesocestoides corti, Mesocestoides lineatus, Mesocestoides variabilis
found in the intestines in a range of carnivores including dogs, foxes, cats and humans. They may cause enteritis in humans, but are innocuous in other species. The worm has an unusual life cycle and has a stage of tissue invasion which may cause peritonitis.
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The sequence of L20 was associated with Mesocestoides corti genome assembly M_ corti_ Specht_ Voge.
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).
1969) also reported high concentrations of Calcium, Magnesium, Phosphorous, Magnesium hydroxide and Calcium sulphate in the calcareous corpuscles of Mesocestoides corti and stated that inorganic composition of corpuscles depend on parasite's environment.
The single striped skunk was infected with the nematode Physaloptera maxillaris and the cestodes Mesocestoides sp.
punctatus Intestine Haplobothrium Amia calva, Ameiurus Intestine globuliforme nebulosus Marsipometra Polyodon spathula Intestine hastata Mesocestoides Procyon lotor Intestine variabilis Monobothrium Ictiobus cyprinellus Intestine ingens Proteocephalus Micropterus salmoides Encysted in ambloplitis Viscera P.
He also performed experimental work attempting to determine the life history of a tapeworm, Mesocestoides latus, common to opossum and raccoons.
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A tapeworm Mesocestoides variabilis was recovered from nine (29.
Helminth voucher specimens were deposited in the United States National Parasite Collection (USNPC), Beltsville, Maryland, USA as follows: Mesocestoides lineatus (USNPC 95218, 95221), Cosmocercoides variabilis (USNPC 95219), Oswaldocruzia pipiens (USNPC 95220).
One species of Trematoda, Paralechriorchis syntomentera, two species of Cestoda, Oochoristica osheroffi and Mesocestoides sp.