Hyostrongylus

Hyostrongylus

a genus of gastric nematodes in the family Trichostrongylidae.

Hyostrongylus rubidus
causes hyostrongylosis in pigs. The worms are found in the stomach of the pig.
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The PrioCHECK(R)Trichinella Ab is highly specific as it shows no cross-reactivity with other commonly found pig parasites such as Ascaris, Trichuris, Hyostrongylus, or Strongyloides.
Hyostrongylus is a common parasite that causes unthriftiness.