helmintic

hel·min·tic

(hel-min'tik),
1. Relating to or infected with parasitic worms.
2. Synonym(s): anthelmintic (1)

helmintic

pertaining to or emanating from helminths.

helmintic immunity
antibodies produced by the host to antigens in the worm's exsheathing fluid, and enzymes produced by the worm; these are thought to damage the worms and encourage their expulsion.
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Reassessment of the cost of chronic helmintic infection: A meta-analysis of disability-related outcomes in endemic schistosomiasis.
2) Its leaves are useful in treating edema and dropsy, its roots are used as cathartics, it is also useful in treating helmintic infestation (3,4) Hence we took up this study to know if it has anti-inflammatory activity in chronic models of inflammation.
Helmintic infections in water buffaloes on Italian farms: a spatial analysis.
Various bioactivities are attributed to [beta]-asarone, like antibacterial, anti helmintic, and antifungal properties (McGaw et at.
031 Table 4 Anti Helmintic Efficacy Among Mebendazole, TTHF and Areca catechu (Analyse with Wilcoxon Signed Ranks Test) Drug Name % Efficacy Mebendazole 87.
The possibility of cross reactivity with other helmintic antigens has also being raised in some studies, (16) although a study performed in Ivory Coast found no negative influence when their subjects had concurrent infection with soil-transmitted helminthes.
Juice obtained from crushed leaves of Ananas sativus was taken with lime water to treat helmintic infestations.
In addition, no mention was made of helmintic infections, which also can be associated with foods.
Quantitative high-content screening-based drug discovery against helmintic diseases
By itself, the plant was used for treatment of acne, helmintic infections, and as a blood purifier.
Lime water has an alkaline nature; the alkalinity may be useful to dissolve particular phytochemical constituents from the base, which are effective against helmintic infections.