Oxyspirura mansoni


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Ox·y·spi·ru·ra man·so·ni

(ok'sē-spī-rū'ră man-sō'nī),
A widely distributed spiruroid nematode parasite found under the nictitating membrane in the eye of turkeys, chickens, peafowl, quail, and grouse; larvae develop to the infective stage in cockroaches.
Synonym(s): Manson eye worm

Manson,

Sir Patrick, English authority on tropical medicine, 1844-1922.
Schistosoma mansoni - a disease-causing parasite transmitted by snails.
Mansonella - a genus of filaria, widely distributed in tropical Africa and South America.
Mansonia - a genus of brown or black medium-sized mosquitoes.
Manson disease - Synonym(s): Schistosoma mansoni
Manson eye worm - a widely distributed spiruroid nematode parasite of fowl. Synonym(s): Oxyspirura mansoni
Manson pyosis - obsolete term for a superficial pyogenic infection. Synonym(s): pemphigus contagiosus
Manson schistosomiasis - Synonym(s): schistosomiasis mansoni
Manson syndrome - pulmonary obliterative arteriolitis.
Oxyspirura mansoni - Synonym(s): Manson eye worm
schistosomiasis mansoni - infection with Schistosoma mansoni. Synonym(s): intestinal schistosomiasis; Manson disease; Manson schistosomiasis
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Occurrence of eyeworm Oxyspirura mansoni (Cobbold, 1878) infection in chickens of Bangladesh.
Studies on Oxyspirura mansoni, the tropical eyeworm of poultry.
Las lesiones oculares de los gallos de pelea del estado Zulia, Venezuela producidas por el parasito Oxyspirura mansoni fueron moderadas.
Oxyspirura mansoni (Spirurida: Thelaziidae) en gallos de pelea del Estado Trujillo.
Primer reporte de Oxyspirura mansoni, Cobbold, 1879 (Nematodo, Thelaziidae, Oxyspirurinae), parasitando gallinas (Gallus gallus domesticus) de patio en Nicaragua: Diagnostico y Prevalencia.
TABLA I DISTRIBUCION PORCENTUAL DE LAS MUESTRAS POSITIVAS Y NEGATIVAS A Oxyspirura mansoni EN CUATRO MUNICIPIOS DEL ESTADO ZULIA, VENEZUELA, 2007/ PERCENTAGE DISTRIBUTION OF POSITIVE AND NEGATIVE SAMPLES TO Oxyspirura mansoni IN FOUR MUNICIPALITIES OF ZULIA STATE, VENEZUELA, 2007.
[11] al estudiar 67 aves de 3 a 4 meses, determinaron la presencia de Oxyspirura mansoni en el 82,09% de los animales.
5, reconocido por otros autores [1, 4, 5] como huesped intermediario de Oxyspirura mansoni.
Se determino un foco de Oxyspirura mansoni en una explotacion avicola del occidente del pais y en razon a los escasos reportes que existen sobre la especie, se recomienda continuar con las investigaciones sobre esta helmintiasis, de tal forma que sea posible ampliar su area geografica.