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helminthology

 [hel″min-thol´o-je]
the scientific study of parasitic worms.

hel·min·thol·o·gy

(hel'min-thol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of science concerned with worms; especially the branch of zoology and of medicine concerned with intestinal vermiform parasites.
Synonym(s): scolecology
[G. helmins, worm, + logos, study]

helminthology

/hel·min·thol·o·gy/ (hel″min-thol´ah-je) the scientific study of parasitic worms.

helminthology

(hĕl′mĭn-thŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The scientific study of parasitic worms.

hel′min·thol′o·gist n.

helminthology

[hel′minthol′əjē]
a branch of medicine concerned with parasitic worms.

hel·min·thol·o·gy

(hel'min-thol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of science concerned with worms.
[G. helmins, worm, + logos, study]

helminthology

the study of parasitic worms.

helminthology

the scientific study of parasitic worms.
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Neotropical Helminthology, 2: 19-26; 2008 (Coautor).
All larvae and human serum specimens were sent to the Department of Helminthology, Mahidol University, Thailand.
In his past search for parasitic worms in birds, Natterer had studied helminthology at the Naturalien-Cabinete of Vienna's Hofmuseum under the supervision of Johann Gottfried Bremser (1767-1827), a physician and helminthologist.
We thank our colleagues at the National Institute of Malariology, Parasitology and Entomology in Hanoi and the staff of the Helminthology Department, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, for their assistance with many aspects of this study.
Dr Anantaphruti is an associate professor in the Department of Helminthology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand.
Handbook of Helminthiasis for Public Health is structured in 3 parts: Human Health and Helminth Infection, Helminthology, and Control Interventions.
All serologic testing for gnathostomiasis was performed in the Department of Helminthology of the Faculty of Tropical Medicine at Mahidol University in Bangkok, Thailand.