Uncinaria

Uncinaria

(ŭn'si-nar'ē-ă),
A genus of nematode hookworms that infect various mammals. Species include Uncinaria stenocephala, the European hookworm of dogs, cats, and various wild carnivores, also found in North America, where it is much less common than Ancylostoma caninum, although it has been implicated in human cutaneous larva migrans.
[LL. uncinus, a hook]

Uncinaria

A genus of hookworms.
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La segunda zoonosis de importancia se debe a la penetracion y desplazamiento a traves de la piel de larvas de Ancylostoma brazilensis, Uncinaria stenocephala y Ancylostoma caninum, que ocasionan el sindrome de larva migrante cutanea (LMC) (Heukelbach y Feldmeier, 2008; Galarza et al., 2009; Feldmeier y Schuster, 2012) y la infeccion por Strongyloides de origen canino (Gorman et al., 2006).
ceylanicum, Uncinaria stenocephala, and Bunostomum phlebotomum are involved less frequently.
Consideramos por ser un paciente procedente de zona rural complementar estudios con coproscopico seriado, evidenciando en estos huevos de uncinaria en las tres muestras.
caninum, Necator americanus, Uncinaria stenocephala and Strongyloides stencophala.2 The sites commonly affected are feet, hands and buttocks.
The lack of clarity in jurisdictional borders and constant redefinition of agencies enabled PHS officers to fulfill their responsibilities and also obtain agency support for their personal initiatives--King with uncinaria, the Institute of Tropical Medicine, and many publications on other diseases; Goldberger, Lumsden, and Grubbs, with mosquito-related work; Michel also at the Institute of Tropical Medicine.
Kopeklerdeki fazla sayidaki helmint cesitliligine ragmen, Turkiye'de sokak veya az sayidaki sahipli kopekler uzerinde yapilan calismalarda, daha cok cestodlardan Taenia, Dipylidium, Mesocestoides ve Echinococcus, nematodlardan Toxocara, Toxascaris, Ancylostoma, Uncinaria, Trichuris ve Spirocerca gibi helmint turleri bildirilmistir (10-16).
In Europe, there are two main species of hookworms: Ancylostoma caninum (the potentially zoonotic helminth responsible for cutaneous larva migrans) and Uncinaria stenocephala (nonzoonotic).
Determinacion de la presencia de estados inmaduros (huevos, larvas) de parasitos nematodos zoonoticos (Toxocara spp., Uncinaria spp.
There are actually three species of this nasty parasite commonly infecting dogs in North America: Ancylostoma caninum (canine hookworm), Ancylostoma braziliense (canine and feline hookworm), and Uncinaria stenocephala (Northern canine hookworm).
Other nematodes reported from the swift fox but not found in our study include Ancylostoma caninum, a species of Capillaria, Trichuris vulpis, Uncinaria stenocephala, and a species of Uncinaria (see McClure, 1933; Stiles and Baker, 1935; Erickson, 1944; Cutter, 1958; Kilgore, 1969; Miller et al., 1998; Pybus and Williams, 2003; Criffield et al., 2009).