Micronema deletrix

Micronema deletrix

a saprophytic worm usually found in decaying organic matter but also found in lesions about the head and in internal organs of a horse, including the brain.
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severe granulomatous osteomyelitis associated with Micronema deletrix infection in a horse.
Micronema deletrix in the central nervous system of a horse.
Meningo-encephalomyelitis due to the saprophagous nematode, Micronema deletrix.
Micronema deletrix meningoencephalitis in an adult man.