trichostrongylosis

trichostrongyliasis

 [trik″o-stron″jĭ-li´ah-sis]
infection by species of Trichostrongylus; it may be asymptomatic or consist of diarrhea.

trich·o·stron·gy·lo·sis

(trik'ō-stron'ji-lō'sis),
Infection with nematodes of the genus Trichostrongylus.

trichostrongylosis

(trĭk″ō-strŏn″jĭ-lō′sĭs)
Infestation with Trichostrongylus.

trichostrongyliasis, trichostrongylosis

the disease caused by the infestation of the intestine and abomasum of ruminants by Trichostrongylus spp. Manifested by poor growth, wasting and persistent diarrhea. T. axei infestation is also seen in horses.
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TABLE 7--Structure of parasitic diseases in the population of soldiers treated in UNIFIL Hospital from 1993 to 2000 (N = 90) Year of Parasitic Trichostrongylosis Necatorosis examination diseases 1993 40 2 5 1994 12 0 0 1995 2 0 1 1996 4 0 0 1997 7 0 0 1998 11 1 0 1999 11 3 0 2000 3 0 0 Number of patients 90 6 6 Number of infestations 123 10 8 (partly multiple) Year of Amebiasis Malaria Others examination 1993 3 2 2 1994 1 0 2 1995 0 0 1 1996 1 1 1 1997 0 1 2 1998 2 0 0 1999 0 0 3 2000 0 0 2 Number of patients 7 4 13 Number of infestations 7 4 14 (partly multiple) Source: UNIFIL.