Hymenolepis diminuta

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Hy·me·nol·e·pis di·mi·nu·'ta

a tapeworm species of rats and mice, rarely found in man; its cysticercoid larvae are harbored by beetles, fleas, caterpillars, and other insects.
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Estos roedores actuan como hospederos definitivos para Hymenolepis diminuta, Hymenolepis nana (=Rodentolepis nana) e Hymenolepis microstoma (Nkouawa et al.
McKay, "Enteric epithelial cells support growth of Hymenolepis diminuta in vitro and trigger TH2-promoting events in a species-specific manner," International Journal for Parasitology, vol.
The helminths Hymenolepis nana Von Siebold, 1852, Hymenolepis diminuta Rudolphi, 1819 and Capillaria hepatica Bancroft, 1893 have been reported as zoonotic, and Moniliformis moniliformis Bremser, 1811 and Raillietina sp.
0,08 Trichuroidea 0,04 Hymenolepis diminuta 0,12 Total 0,04 0,64 0,68 % viabilidade Observacao Cistos de protozoarios = 0,04 Numero total de ovos de Helmintos = 0,68 ovos de helmintos por grama de materia seca; Numero de ovos viaveis = 0,04 ovos por grama de materia seca; Percentual de viabilidade = 0,32%; Metodologia: Soccol et al.
Prevalence of Hymenolepis diminuta, a zoonotic parasite was determined in rodents captured from three urban localities of Lahore, city.
The stages and species of parasites detected include larvae of Strongyloides like parasite, ova of Ascaris lumbricoides, Toxocara spp, Hymenolepis nana, and Hymenolepis diminuta, oocysts of Cyclospora spp and Cryptosporidium spp, and cysts of Giardia lamblia, and Entamoeba histolytica/dispar.
A few cases of human infection with Hymenolepis diminuta have been reported, confirming data from the World Health Organisation estimating that the world would have 3.8 billion patients infected by intestinal worms.
hispidus es uno de los principales hospederos de Angiostrongylus costaricensis, Rodentolepis nana e Hymenolepis diminuta, siendo posible que otras especies de Sigmodon esten involucradas en la trasmision de estos parasitos (Mota y Lenzi 2005; Rodriguez et al.