Chilomastix mesnili

Chilomastix mesnili

(kī″lō-măs′tĭks mĕs-nĭl′ē)
A species of Mastigophora that is usually nonpathogenic but can cause diarrhea in humans.
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These recorded parasites were Entamoeba histolytica, Giardia lamblia, Cryptosporidium parvum, Chilomastix mesnili, Trichuris trichiura, and Hymenolepis nana.
Frecuencia (a) de protozoos comensales, patogenos, y helmintos en las provincias argentinas analizadas Provincia Especie Buenos Aires Chubut Corrientes Protozoos comensales Entamoeba coli 14,2 6,9 3,3 Endolimax nana 10,5 3,5 5,0 Enteromonas hominis 5,5 1,5 0,0 Chilomastix mesnili 1,4 0,0 0,0 Iodamoeba butschlii 0,8 0,0 0,0 Protozoos patogenos Giardia lamblia 13,9 5,9 20,0 Blastocystis sp.
and 6 type of parasite was Entamoeba gingivalis, Trichomonas tenax , Entamoeba coli , Iodamoeba butschlii, Chilomastix mesnili and Giardia lambelia and yeast.
Other nonpathogenic protozoa identified included Endolimax nana, Iodomoeba butschlii, and Chilomastix mesnili which are nonpathogenic protozoa, were also identified (Table 1).
coli and Chilomastix mesnili; and in 1.4%, co-infections with the eggs of intestinal helminthes, such as Trichuris trichiura and Hymenolepis nana, were found (Table I), demonstrating a high prevalence of infections caused by intestinal protozoa in the samples analyzed.
(2004) provided baseline information on the presence of three protozoan (Chilomastix mesnili, Blastocystis hominis and Iodamoeba buetschii) and two helminths (Strongyloides sp.
7 (4.7) 5 (2.2) Iodamoeba butichilli 1 (0.7) 1 (0.4) Chilomastix mesnili 1 (0.7) 0 (0) Cryptosporidium spp.
Amostras de fezes de nove especies de primatas (Alouatta seniculus, Aotus vociferans, Ateles bezlebuth chamek, Callicebus brunneus, Cebus albifrons, Cebus apella, Callithrix sp., Saguinus fuscicollis e Saimiri sciureus) oriundos de uma reserva nacional do Peru e do Brasil foram analisadas e foram detectados nestes macacos parasitismo pelos protozoarios Blastocystis hominis, Chilomastix mesnili, Endolimax nana, Giardia intestinais, Entamoeba coli, Entamoeba histolytica e Iodamoeba buetschii, alem de helmintos Ascaris sp., Strongyloides sp., Trichuris trichiura, Schistosoma mansoni e Prosthenochoris elegans (CARMO & SALGADO, 2003; KIMBERLEY et al., 2004).