Toxocara

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Toxocara

 [tok″so-ka´rah]
a genus of nematode parasites found in the dog (T. ca´nis) and cat (T. ca´ti); both species are sometimes found in humans.

Toxocara

(tok'sō-ka'ră),
A genus of ascarid nematodes, chiefly found in carnivores, which causes toxocariasis.
[G. toxon, bow, + kara, head]
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Toxocara vitulorum infestation and associated risk fa ctors in Cattle and Buffalo at Multan District.
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Toxocara vitulorum in a bison (Bison bison) herd from western Canada.
The high worm burden in calves suggested the establishment of parasites in host due to lack of innate as well as acquired immunity particularly against Toxocara vitulorum Strongyloides papillosus Gastrothylax crumenifer Trichuris globulosa Moniezia benedeni and Fasciola gigantica and lack of pasture recovery time (Koinari et al.
Toxocara vitulorum, Oesophagostomum radiatum, Bunostomum phlebotomum, Haemonchus placei; three trematodes, i.e.
Toxocara vitulorum was the most prevalent species of helminth followed by Fasciola hepatica, Paramphistomum cervi, Oesophagostomum radiatum, Bunostomum phlebotomum, Haemonchus placei, Moniezia expansa, M.
Avcioglu, H., and I.Balkaya (2011) Prevalence of Toxocara vitulorum in calves in Erzurum, Turkey.
The nematodes were Toxocara vitulorum (16.6%), Oesophagostomum radiatum (3.2%), Bunostomum phlebotomum(1.6%), Cooperia spp.
Toxocara vitulorum, Oesophagostomum radiatum, Bunostomum phlebotomum, Cooperia spp., Trichostrongylus spp.; two trematodes, i.e.
Toxocara vitulorum; Schistosoma indicum; Syngamus laryngeus###0.7