capillaria

Summary

Summary: A genus of trichuroid nematodes parasitic in the liver and intestines of many mammals and birds. Two species, C. hepatica and C. philippinensis, produce often fatal infections in man.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Evaluation of Capillaria philippinensis coproantigen in the diagnosis of infection
    Nadia A El Dib
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt
    J Egypt Soc Parasitol 34:97-106. 2004
  2. ncbi Experimental hepatic fibrosis due to Capillaria hepatica infection (differential features presented by rats and mice)
    Stelamares Boyda de Andrade
    Centro de Pesquisas Gonçalo Moniz FIOCRUZ, Rua Valdemar Falcão 121, 40295 001 Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 99:399-406. 2004
  3. doi Canine and feline infections by cardiopulmonary nematodes in central and southern Italy
    Angela Di Cesare
    Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Teramo, Italy
    Parasitol Res 109:S87-96. 2011
  4. pmc Human intestinal capillariasis in Thailand
    Prasert Saichua
    Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand
    World J Gastroenterol 14:506-10. 2008
  5. pmc Molecular detection of Capillaria aerophila, an agent of canine and feline pulmonary capillariosis
    Angela Di Cesare
    Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, University of Teramo, Teramo, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 50:1958-63. 2012
  6. doi New insights into morphological and biological features of Capillaria aerophila (Trichocephalida, Trichuridae)
    Donato Traversa
    Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Teramo, Italy
    Parasitol Res 109:S97-104. 2011
  7. ncbi Human intestinal capillariasis (Capillaria philippinensis) in Taiwan
    Li Hua Lu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Hsinchu Branch, Taiwan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:810-3. 2006
  8. doi Pseudoparasitism by Calodium hepaticum (syn. Capillaria hepatica; Hepaticola hepatica) in the Negro River, Brazilian Amazon
    Filipe A Carvalho-Costa
    Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:1071-3. 2009
  9. ncbi Three cases of intestinal capillariasis in Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Phonepasong Soukhathammavong
    Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:735-8. 2008
  10. pmc Capillaria philippinensis in Upper Egypt: has it become endemic?
    Rasha A H Attia
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Assiut University, Egypt
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:126-33. 2012

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  1. ncbi Evaluation of Capillaria philippinensis coproantigen in the diagnosis of infection
    Nadia A El Dib
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt
    J Egypt Soc Parasitol 34:97-106. 2004
    ..This antigen was able to detect anti-Capillaria antibodies in the sera of infected cases at the same OD level produced with Capillaria crude worm antigen using ..
  2. ncbi Experimental hepatic fibrosis due to Capillaria hepatica infection (differential features presented by rats and mice)
    Stelamares Boyda de Andrade
    Centro de Pesquisas Gonçalo Moniz FIOCRUZ, Rua Valdemar Falcão 121, 40295 001 Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 99:399-406. 2004
    Rats and mice are among the most susceptible hosts for the helminth Capillaria hepatica...
  3. doi Canine and feline infections by cardiopulmonary nematodes in central and southern Italy
    Angela Di Cesare
    Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Teramo, Italy
    Parasitol Res 109:S87-96. 2011
    b>Capillaria aerophila, Aelurostrongylus abstrusus, Angiostrongylus vasorum and Dirofilaria immitis are cardiopulmonary nematodes affecting dogs and cats and presently emerging in several countries...
  4. pmc Human intestinal capillariasis in Thailand
    Prasert Saichua
    Department of Preclinical Science, Faculty of Medicine Thammasat University, Klongluang, Pathumthani 12120, Thailand
    World J Gastroenterol 14:506-10. 2008
    Intestinal capillariasis caused by Capillaria philippinensis appeared first in the Philippines and subsequently in Thailand, Japan, Iran, Egypt and Taiwan; major outbreaks have occurred in the Philippines and Thailand...
  5. pmc Molecular detection of Capillaria aerophila, an agent of canine and feline pulmonary capillariosis
    Angela Di Cesare
    Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, University of Teramo, Teramo, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 50:1958-63. 2012
    b>Capillaria aerophila, a trichuroid nematode causing pulmonary infections in wild and domestic carnivores, is occasionally and potentially poorly recognized in infections of humans due to clinicopathological mimicry and a lack of accurate, ..
  6. doi New insights into morphological and biological features of Capillaria aerophila (Trichocephalida, Trichuridae)
    Donato Traversa
    Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Teramo, Italy
    Parasitol Res 109:S97-104. 2011
    b>Capillaria aerophila is a trichuroid nematode affecting the respiratory system of dogs, cats, wild carnivores and, occasionally, humans...
  7. ncbi Human intestinal capillariasis (Capillaria philippinensis) in Taiwan
    Li Hua Lu
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Hsinchu Branch, Taiwan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:810-3. 2006
    b>Capillaria philippinensis was first reported in 1963 in the Philippines. Major outbreaks have occurred in the Philippines and Thailand...
  8. doi Pseudoparasitism by Calodium hepaticum (syn. Capillaria hepatica; Hepaticola hepatica) in the Negro River, Brazilian Amazon
    Filipe A Carvalho-Costa
    Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:1071-3. 2009
    We report the finding of eggs of Calodium spp. (syn. Capillaria spp.; Hepaticola spp.) in a fecal sample from an old woman living in a riverine community in the Negro River Basin and describe the associated epidemiological investigation...
  9. ncbi Three cases of intestinal capillariasis in Lao People's Democratic Republic
    Phonepasong Soukhathammavong
    Swiss Tropical Institute, Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:735-8. 2008
    b>Capillaria philippinensis is a rare zoonotic intestinal parasite that emerged in the 1960s. The outcome of intestinal capillariasis may be fatal if untreated in due time...
  10. pmc Capillaria philippinensis in Upper Egypt: has it become endemic?
    Rasha A H Attia
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Assiut University, Egypt
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:126-33. 2012
    The goal of this study was to present an overview of human infections with Capillaria philippinensis, a new emerging parasite in Upper Egypt. The study included 21 inpatients who had been admitted to the Assiut University Hospital...
  11. ncbi Capillaria hepatica in Puma concolor: first report in Brazil
    Rosiléia M Quadros
    Department of Biological and Health Sciences, Universidade do Planalto Catarinense, Lages, Santa Catarina, Av Castelo Branco, 170, Bairro Universitario, Lages, CEP 88509 900, Brazil
    J Zoo Wildl Med 40:586-7. 2009
    b>Capillaria hepatica was detected by histopathologic diagnosis in two cougars that were shot in April 2008 in Painel, Santa Catarina, Brazil...
  12. pmc Capillaria hepatica in China
    Chao Ding Li
    Department of Orthopedics, First Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Soochow 215006, Jiangsu Province, China
    World J Gastroenterol 16:698-702. 2010
    b>Capillaria hepatica (C. hepatica) is a parasitic nematode causing hepatic capillariasis in numerous mammals. Ecologic studies showed that the first hosts of C...
  13. pmc Efficacy and safety of imidacloprid 10%/moxidectin 1% spot-on formulation in the treatment of feline infection by Capillaria aerophila
    Donato Traversa
    Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, University of Teramo, Teramo, Italy
    Parasitol Res 111:1793-8. 2012
    The nematode Capillaria aerophila (Trichuroidea, Trichuridae) affects the respiratory system of cats and other animals and occasionally of human beings...
  14. ncbi Pulmonary capillariasis miming bronchial carcinoma
    Dusan Lalosevic
    Faculty of Medicine and Clinical Center, University of Novi Sad, Novi Sad, Serbia
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:14-6. 2008
    Pulmonary capillariasis is a zoonotic disease caused by the cosmopolitan nematode Capillaria aerophila, which circulates among wild carnivorous and omnivorous mammals. Only 11 cases have been documented to date...
  15. pmc Mixed trichuroid infestation in a dog from Italy
    Angela Di Cesare
    Department of Comparative Biomedical Sciences, University of Teramo, Valenzano, Italy
    Parasit Vectors 5:128. 2012
    b>Capillaria aerophila, Capillaria boehmi and Trichuris vulpis are trichuroid nematodes affecting wild and companion animals all over the World. The canine intestinal whipworm, T...
  16. doi Capillaria hepatica in man--an overview of hepatic capillariosis and spurious infections
    Hans Peter Fuehrer
    Institute of Specific Prophylaxis and Tropical Medicine, Center for Pathophysiology, Infectiology and Immunology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Parasitol Res 109:969-79. 2011
    b>Capillaria hepatica (syn. for Calodium hepaticum) is a zoonotic nematode parasitizing in the livers of rodents as main hosts and in numerous other mammals including humans...
  17. ncbi Enterobius, trichuris, capillaria, and hookworm including ancylostoma caninum
    R K Grencis
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Manchester, United Kingdom
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 25:579-97. 1996
    Infections by the nematodes Enterobius, Trichuris, Capillaria, and hookworm are some of the most widespread gastrointestinal infections worldwide...
  18. ncbi Capillaria spp. eggs in Patagonian archaeological sites: statistical analysis of morphometric data
    Martín H Fugassa
    Laboratorio de Zoonosis Parasitarias, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 103:104-5. 2008
    Discriminant analysis was used to identify eggs of Capillaria spp. at specific level found in organic remains from an archaeological site in Patagonia, Argentina, dated of 6,540 +/- 110 years before present...
  19. pmc Serological detection of Capillaria hepatica by indirect immunofluorescence assay
    M Juncker-Voss
    Institute of Parasitology, A 1210 Vienna, Schönbrunner Tiergarten Ges m b H, A 1130 Vienna, Austria
    J Clin Microbiol 38:431-3. 2000
    In this paper, a serological assay for the detection of antibodies to Capillaria hepatica, a zoonotic parasite, is described. In the past, the only way of detecting Capillaria hepatica was to perform a liver biopsy...
  20. ncbi Capillaria philippinensis: a cause of fatal diarrhea in one of two infected Egyptian sisters
    Hanaa El-Karaksy
    Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt
    J Trop Pediatr 50:57-60. 2004
    b>Capillaria philippinensis is an emerging infection in Egypt. Reports in children are scarce. We report here two sisters with C. philippinensis infection, aged 8 and 12 years...
  21. ncbi Anthelmintic efficacy of ivermectin against Syngamus trachea and Capillaria spp. in pheasant
    J Lamka
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Charles University, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic
    Vet Med (Praha) 42:157-60. 1997
    ..1 x 1.6 mg/kg h.w., 3 x 0.8 mg/kg b.w., and 3 x 1.6 mg/kg b.w. to pheasants infected by Syngamus trachea and Capillaria spp. The samples of faeces were coprologically examined. The clinical state of pheasant was controlled...
  22. ncbi Capillaria hepatica infection in wild brown rats (Rattus norvegicus) from the urban area of Milan, Italy
    R Ceruti
    Istituto di Anatomia Patologica Veterinaria e Patologia Aviare, , Milan, Italy
    J Vet Med B Infect Dis Vet Public Health 48:235-40. 2001
    Forty-seven wild brown rats (Rattus norvegicus) collected from the urban area of Milan (Italy) were screened for Capillaria hepatica liver infection. The liver of each rat was grossly and histologically examined for the presence of C...
  23. pmc Changes of cytokine mRNA expression and IgG responses in rats infected with Capillaria hepatica
    Dong Kwan Kim
    Department of Parasitology and the Institute of Travel Medicine, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, 136 705, Korea
    Korean J Parasitol 45:95-102. 2007
    ..of several cytokines was evaluated in splenocytes and mesenteric lymph node (MLN) cells of rats infected with Capillaria hepatica by reverse-transcription (RT)-PCR until week 12 after infection...
  24. ncbi A contribution to the diagnosis of Capillaria hepatica infection by indirect immunofluorescence test
    Bárbara C A Assis
    Centro de Pesquisas Gonçalo Moniz FIOCRUZ, Rua Valdemar Falcão 121, 40295 001 Salvador, BA, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 99:173-7. 2004
    A highly specific pattern of immunofluorescence was noted when sera from Capillaria hepatica-infected rats were tested against the homologous worms and eggs present either in paraffin or cryostat sections from mouse liver...
  25. ncbi Worm load and septal fibrosis of the liver in Capillaria hepatica-infected rats
    R F Oliveira
    , , 40295-001 Salvador, BA, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 96:1001-3. 2001
    Inocula, varying from 15 to 1,000 embryonated Capillaria hepatica eggs, were administered to young adult rats by gastric tube, in an attempt to investigate the influence of worm load in the production of septal fibrosis of the liver...
  26. ncbi Pathogenesis of hepatic septal fibrosis associated with Capillaria hepatica infection of rats
    A B Santos
    , , , Salvador, BA, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 34:503-6. 2001
    ..Rats infected with the helminth Capillaria hepatica constitute a good experimental model of such fibrosis...
  27. ncbi [Biodiversity of Capillariinae]
    Anna Okulewicz
    Zakład Parazytologii, Instytut Genetyki i Mikrobiologii, Uniwersytet Wrocławski, ul Przybyszewskiego 63 77, 51 148 Wrocław
    Wiad Parazytol 51:9-14. 2005
    ..Biology and ecology of species parasitizing breeding birds and mammals is well known, however data relative to capillaria of wild animals are fragmentary...
  28. ncbi Calodium hepaticum (syn. Capillaria hepatica) in captive rodents in a zoological garden
    S P Redrobe
    Bristol Zoo Gardens, Guthrie Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 3HA, UK
    J Comp Pathol 133:73-6. 2005
    ..As C. hepaticum is potentially zoonotic, members of staff in zoos should be careful to avoid soil-to-mouth contact, particularly in prairie dog enclosures...
  29. pmc Capillaria in the bladder of an adult cat
    Christian Bédard
    Department of Pathology and Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medecine, University of Montreal, 3200 Sicotte, C P 5000, Saint Hyacinthe, Quebec J2S 7C6
    Can Vet J 43:973-4. 2002
  30. ncbi Prevalence of Trichinella larvae and extra-intestinal nematodes in Norwegian red foxes (Vulpes vulpes)
    Rebecca K Davidson
    Section for Wildlife Diseases, National Veterinary Institute, Oslo, Norway
    Vet Parasitol 136:307-16. 2006
    ..8%); Capillaria böhmi (C. böhmi) 88/174 (51%); Capillaria aerophila (C. aerophila) 160/181 (88%); Crenosoma vulpis (Cr...
  31. pmc Eucoleus aerophilus respiratory infection in a dog with Addison's disease
    Hilary Burgess
    Department of Pathobiology, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario
    Can Vet J 49:389-92. 2008
    ..Bronchoalveolar lavage revealed numerous ova identified as Eucoleus aerophilus, previously known as Capillaria aerophila. Clinical signs resolved following treatment with fenbendazole.
  32. ncbi Capillaria hepatica-induced hepatic fibrosis in rats: paradoxical effect of repeated infections
    Ludmila Oliveira
    CNPq, UFBA, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 37:123-7. 2004
    ..b>Capillaria hepatica-induced septal fibrosis of the liver in rats usually runs without signs of portal hypertension or ..
  33. doi Solitary necrotic nodule revisited
    Jonathan Koea
    ANZ J Surg 78:109-11. 2008
  34. ncbi [Calodium hepaticum (Bancroft, 1893) Moravec, 1982--capillaria with an atypical life cycle]
    Anna Okulewicz
    Zakład Parazytologii, Instytut Genetyki i Mikrobiologii, Uniwersytet Wrocławski
    Wiad Parazytol 49:115-24. 2003
    Calodium hepaticum (Bancroft, 1893)--commonly known as Capillaria hepatica is a nematode parasitising in liver of rodents, some domestic and wild mammals: Insectivora, Carnivora, Artiodactyla and Primates including human as well. C...
  35. ncbi Clinical features of human intestinal capillariasis in Taiwan
    Ming Jong Bair
    Department of Gastroenterology, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taitung Branch, 1, Lane 303 Chang Sha St Taitung, Taiwan, China
    World J Gastroenterol 10:2391-3. 2004
    ..Two cases were diagnosed by histology. Mebendazole or albendezole 200 mg orally twice a day for 20-30 d is the treatment of choice. All the patients were cured, and relapses were not observed within 12 mo...
  36. pmc Macrophages, myofibroblasts and mast cells in a rat liver infected with Capillaria hepatica
    Won Il Jeong
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, Kyungpook National University, Daegu 702 701, Korea
    J Vet Sci 9:211-3. 2008
    We trapped a rat (Rattus norvegicus) infected with Capillaria hepatica. At necropsy, grossly yellowish-white nodules (2-3 mm in diameter) were noted to be scattered on the liver's surface...
  37. ncbi Hepatic calodium hepaticum (Nematoda) infection in a zoo colony of black-tailed prairie dogs (Cynomys ludovicianus)
    Jennifer A Landolfi
    Department of Comparative Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Room 835, Broadway Research Building, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 34:371-4. 2003
    Calodium hepaticum (syn. Capillaria hepatica), a nematode parasite commonly found in the liver of wild rodents, infects a wide variety of mammals, including humans...
  38. ncbi Population dynamics of nematode parasites of reindeer in the sub-arctic
    J T Hrabok
    Department of Parasitology SWEPAR, National Veterinary Institute and Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
    Vet Parasitol 142:301-11. 2006
    ..b>Capillaria sp. eggs were detected in calves and adults, but Nematodirinae eggs were only recovered from calves...
  39. ncbi Capillaria hepatica in rats: focal parasitic hepatic lesions and septal fibrosis run independent courses
    Ana Thereza Gomes
    Departamento de Medicina Interna, Universidade Federal da Bahia, Salvador, BA, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 101:895-8. 2006
    b>Capillaria hepatica causes two main lesions in the liver of rats: multifocal chronic inflammation, directly related to the presence of disintegrating parasites and their eggs, and a process of systematized septal fibrosis...
  40. ncbi Fatal toxoplasmosis and concurrent Calodium hepaticum infection in Korean squirrels (Tanias sibericus)
    L Carrasco
    Departamentos de Anatomía y Anatomía Patológica Comparadas y Sanidad Animal Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Cordoba, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 137:180-3. 2006
    ..The protozoa stained positively with T. gondii polyclonal antibodies and were ultrastructurally similar to T. gondii. Calodium (Capillaria) hepaticum infection was found in the liver of one squirrel.
  41. ncbi Comparative ultrasonographic investigations of the gastrointestinal tract and the liver in healthy and diseased pigeons
    Michael Pees
    Department of Small Animal Medicine, the Clinic for Birds and Reptiles, University of Leipzig, Germany
    Vet Radiol Ultrasound 47:370-5. 2006
    ..001). We defined baseline measurements for the duodenal loop in pigeons and provided evidence that ultrasound can be a useful diagnostic tool for investigating intestinal disease in pigeons...
  42. ncbi Pathogenesis of septal fibrosis of the liver. (An experimental study with a new model.)
    Márcia Maria de Souza
    Laboratory of Experimental Pathology, Gonçalo Moniz Research Center FIOCRUZ, Rua Waldemar Falcao 121, 40295 001 Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Pathol Res Pract 202:883-9. 2006
    ..An interesting model of septal fibrosis occurs in rats infected with the nematode Capillaria hepatica...
  43. ncbi The endoscopic-pathologic findings in intestinal capillariais: a case report
    Apichat Sangchan
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 90:175-8. 2007
    ..The parasitic eggs were identified in jejunal content and worms were identified in jejunal mucosa. He was successfully treated with albendazole...
  44. ncbi Ultrastructure of eggs of Paracapillaria (Crossicapillaria) philippinensis and evidence related to its life cycle
    Kabkaew L Sukontason
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
    Micron 37:87-90. 2006
    ..Thin eggshells are transparent allowing visibility of the coiled larva within. Presence of the thin shell provides supportive evidence of autoinfection involved in the life cycle of this medically important parasite...
  45. ncbi The effect of an indirect anthelmintic treatment on parasites and breeding success of free-living pheasants Phasianus colchicus
    R A H Draycott
    The Game Conservancy Trust, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, UK
    J Helminthol 80:409-15. 2006
    ..They are prone to infection by a range of parasite species including Heterakis gallinarum, Capillaria spp. and Syngamus trachea...
  46. ncbi Capillaria hepatica infestation
    Fazal Nabi
    Department of Pediatrics and Histopathology, Jaslok Hospital and Research Center, 15 Dr G Deshmukh Marg, Mumbai, India
    Indian Pediatr 44:781-2. 2007
    b>Capillaria hepatica is a very rare zoonotic infestation which primarily infests rodents and is rarely found in humans. The presenting features are fever of unknown origin, hepatomegaly and peripheral eosinophilia...
  47. ncbi [Marked hypoalbuminemia caused by Capillaria philippinensis]
    Shigetoshi Sakabe
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yamada Red Cross Hospital, Ise
    Nihon Naika Gakkai Zasshi 96:2282-3. 2007
  48. ncbi How variable are hydroxyproline determinations made in different samples of the same liver?
    Ana Thereza B Gomes
    Laboratory of Experimental Pathology, Gonçalo Moniz Research Center, FIOCRUZ, Rua Valdemar Falcão, n 121 CEP 40295 001 Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
    Clin Biochem 39:1160-3. 2006
    ..Inter-sample variation may represent a crucial issue when hydroxyproline measurement is used to quantify fibrosis. A comparative study of the hydroxyproline levels in normal and fibrotic rats is herein reported...
  49. ncbi Immunological tolerance to pig-serum partially inhibits the formation of septal fibrosis of the liver in Capillaria hepatica-infected rats
    Rodrigo Guimarães Andrade
    Laboratorio de Patologia Experimental, Centro de Pesquisas Gonçalo Moniz FIOCRUZ, Rua Valdemar Falcão 121, 41295 001 Salvador, BA, Brazil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 99:703-7. 2004
    ..fibrosis of the liver can be induced in rats either by repeated intraperitoneal injections of pig-serum or by Capillaria hepatica infection...
  50. ncbi Analysis of tracheal sputum for diagnosing and monitoring verminous pneumonia in hedgehogs (Erinaceus europaeus)
    G Cousquer
    RSPCA Wildlife Hospital, West Hatch, Taunton, Somerset TA3 5RT
    Vet Rec 154:332-3. 2004
  51. ncbi Red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in Ireland as hosts for parasites of potential zoonotic and veterinary significance
    A Wolfe
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, National University of Ireland, Dublin
    Vet Rec 149:759-63. 2001
    ..Taenia species, eggs of Capillaria species and sporocysts of Sarcocystis species were also found...
  52. ncbi Redescription and systematic status of Capillaria philippinensis, an intestinal parasite of human beings
    F Moravec
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic,
    J Parasitol 87:161-4. 2001
    A redescription of the capillariid originally described as Capillaria philippinensis, a pathogenic intestinal parasite of humans, is provided on the basis of specimens collected in humans in the Philippines...
  53. ncbi Effect of interferon-alpha on experimental septal fibrosis of the liver - study with a new model
    M M Souza
    , FIOCRUZ, Salvador, BA, 40295-001, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 96:343-8. 2001
    ..Rats infected with the helminth Capillaria hepatica regularly develop diffuse septal fibrosis of the liver, which terminates in cirrhosis 40 days after ..
  54. ncbi Intestinal capillariass in Egypt epideiologigal background
    Nadia A el-Dib
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Egypt
    J Egypt Soc Parasitol 32:145-54. 2002
    ..Differential diagnosis was discussed and the cost paid by patients to reach the correct diagnosis was estimated. Suggestions about the way with which the parasite was introduced and maintained in Egypt were mentioned...
  55. ncbi [Bladder infection with Capillaria plica in a male dog]
    L van Veen
    Tijdschr Diergeneeskd 127:393-4. 2002
    ..After 10 days a second urine examination revealed several eggs of C. plica, accompanied by leucocytes and erythrocytes. The infection was eliminated with fenbendazole treatment (50 mg/kg/day, for 10 days)...
  56. ncbi Stichosome ultrastructure of the fish nematode Capillaria pterophylli Heinze, 1933
    Z Zd'árská
    Institute of Parasitology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Branisovska 31, 37005 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    Parasite 9:181-5. 2002
    The stichosome (posterior glandular esophagus) of Capillaria pterophylli Heinze, 1933 consists of large gland cells (stichocytes) and lumenal epithelium with cuticular lining. Both structures are enclosed in a reticulum of muscle cells...
  57. ncbi Capillaria hepatica (Calodium hepaticum) infection in a British dog
    S Lloyd
    Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, University of Cambridge
    Vet Rec 151:419-20. 2002
  58. doi Clinical problem-solving. A gut feeling
    Eddy Fan
    Interdepartmental Division of Critical Care Medicine, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    N Engl J Med 359:75-80. 2008
  59. ncbi Production of septal fibrosis of the liver by means of foreign protein injections into rats
    Bruna Magalhães Gotardo
    Centro de Pesquisas Goncalo Moniz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Salvador, BA, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 36:577-80. 2003
    Similarities and differences in antigenic humoral responses and electrophoretic patterns between Capillaria hepatica and pig-serum were investigated as a contribution to the understanding of hepatic fibrosis induced by the parenteral ..
  60. ncbi Immunological basis of septal fibrosis of the liver in Capillaria hepatica-infected rats
    Q T Lemos
    Laborat rio de Patologia Experimental, Centro de Pesquisa Gon alo Moniz, Funda o Oswaldo Cruz, Salvador, BA, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 36:1201-7. 2003
    Rats infected with the helminth Capillaria hepatica regularly develop septal fibrosis of the liver similar to that induced by repeated ip injections of pig serum...
  61. ncbi [Parasites of Mustelidae from Bialowieza Forest, Poland]
    Paweł Górski
    Zakład Parazytologii i Inwazjologii, Katedra Nauk Przedklinicznych, Wydział Medycyny Weterynaryjnej SGGW, Warszawa
    Wiad Parazytol 50:751. 2004
  62. ncbi The presence of Fasciola hepatica (liver-fluke) in humans and cattle from a 4,500 year old archaeological site in the Saale-Unstrut valley, Germany
    K Dittmar
    Department of Zoology, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, USA
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 98:141-3. 2003
    ..Eggs of the trematode Fasciola hepatica and of the nematode genus Capillaria were found. This is the first case of a direct association of a F...
  63. ncbi The prevalence of intestinal parasites in dogs from Prague, rural areas, and shelters of the Czech Republic
    S Dubná
    Department of Zoology and Fisheries, Faculty of Agrobiology, Food and Natural Resources, Czech University of Agriculture in Prague, Kamycka 957, 165 21 Prague 6, Suchdol, Czech Republic
    Vet Parasitol 145:120-8. 2007
    ..0%), Giardia spp. (0.1%), Toxascaris sp. (0.9%), Dipylidium sp. (0.7%), Sarcocystis spp. (0.6%), Capillaria spp. (0.6%), Neospora/Hammondia spp. (0.5%), Ancylostoma sp. (0.4%), Uncinaria sp. (0.4%), and Spirocerca sp. (0...
  64. pmc Frequency distribution of Echinococcus multilocularis and other helminths of foxes in Kyrgyzstan
    I Ziadinov
    Institute of Parasitology, University of Zurich, Winterthurerstrasse 266a, CH 8057 Zurich, Switzerland
    Vet Parasitol 171:286-92. 2010
    ..In addition Mesocestoides spp., Dipylidium caninum, Taenia spp., Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina, Capillaria and Acanthocephala spp...
  65. ncbi Helminths of red foxes (Vulpes vulpes) in Denmark
    I Saeed
    Danish Centre for Experimental Parasitology, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Dyrlaegevej 100, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Vet Parasitol 139:168-79. 2006
    ..in Denmark during 1997-2002, revealed 21 helminth species at autopsy, including nine nematode species: Capillaria plica (prevalence 80.5%), Capillaria aerophila (74.1%), Crenosoma vulpis (17.4%), Angiostrongylus vasorum (48...
  66. doi Visceral helminths of wild boars (Sus scrofa leucomystax) in Japan, with special reference to a new species of the genus Morgascaridia Inglis, 1958 (Nematoda: Schneidernematidae)
    H Sato
    Laboratory of Veterinary Parasitology, Faculty of Agriculture, Yamaguchi University, 1677 1 Yoshida, Yamaguchi 753 8515, Japan
    J Helminthol 82:159-68. 2008
    ..pudendotechus, Stephanurus dentatus, Gnathostoma doloresi, Physocephalus sexulata, Ascarops strongylina, Capillaria suis, Ascaris suum, Globocephalus samoensis, Globocephalus longimucronatus, Strongyloides ransomi, Trichuris ..
  67. ncbi Eosinophilic granuloma of the liver: a characteristic lesion with relationship to visceral larva migrans
    K J Kaplan
    Department of Pathology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 25:1316-21. 2001
    ..Charcot-Leyden crystals were present in 19 cases (44%). Remnants of parasites (eight Toxocara sp., two Capillaria sp.) were identified in the tissue in 10 patients. There was a positive serologic test for Toxocara sp...
  68. ncbi Effect of short-term coyote removal on populations of coyote helminths
    Scott E Henke
    MSC 218, Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute, Texas A and M University Kingsville, Kingsville, Texas 78363 8202, USA
    J Wildl Dis 38:54-67. 2002
    ..caninum, Physaloptera rara, Toxascaris leonina, Dirofilaria immitis, Spirocerca lupi, Oslerus osleri, and Capillaria aerophila), three cestodes (Taenia pisiformis, Taenia multiceps, and Mesocestoides sp...
  69. doi Prevalence of endoparasites in household cat (Felis catus) populations from Transylvania (Romania) and association with risk factors
    Viorica Mircean
    University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary Medicine, Parasitology and Parasitic Diseases Department, 3 5 Mănăştur Street, Cod 400372, Cluj Napoca, Romania
    Vet Parasitol 171:163-6. 2010
    ..9%), Isospora felis (5.3%), Aelurostrongylus abstrusus (5.6%), Strongyloides spp. (3.4%), Capillaria aerophila (3.1%), Taenia taeniaeformis (2.7%), T. gondii/H. hammondi (1.2%), Sarcocystis spp...
  70. ncbi Detection of protozoan and bacterial pathogens of public health importance in faeces of Corvus spp. (large-billed crow)
    H Y Lee
    International Medical University, 57000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Trop Biomed 25:134-9. 2008
    ..The protozoan parasites detected include Cryptosporidium spp., Cyclospora spp., Blastocystis spp., and Capillaria hepatica and Ascaris lumbricoidus ova...
  71. ncbi Nematode parasites of adult dairy cattle in the Netherlands
    F H Borgsteede
    Institute for Animal Science and Health ID Lelystad, P O Box 65, 8200 AB, Lelystad, Netherlands
    Vet Parasitol 89:287-96. 2000
    ..was present (100%). Trichostrongylus axei was found in 47 abomasa (43.5%) and two cows (2%) were infected with Capillaria bovis. The geometric mean of the total abomasal worm counts was 1743 and of Ostertagia spp. alone 1615...
  72. ncbi Helminth infections in Apodemus sylvaticus in southern England: interactive effects of host age, sex and year on the prevalence and abundance of infections
    J M Behnke
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Nottingham, UK
    J Helminthol 73:31-44. 1999
    ..recorded: five nematodes (Heligmosomoides polygyrus, Syphacia stroma, Pelodera strongyloides, Trichuris muris, Capillaria murissylvatici), two cestodes (Microsomacanthus crenata, Taenia taeniaeformis) and two trematodes (Corrigia ..
  73. ncbi Potential use of Trichinella spiralis antigen for serodiagnosis of human capillariasis philippinensis by immunoblot analysis
    Pewpan M Intapan
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen, Thailand
    Parasitol Res 98:227-31. 2006
    Intestinal capillariasis is an emerging helminthic zoonosis caused by Capillaria philippinensis and is frequently fatal if not diagnosed correctly...
  74. ncbi Low-level parasitic worm burdens may reduce body condition in free-ranging red deer (Cervus elaphus)
    R J Irvine
    Institute of Zoology, Zoological Society of London, Regents Park, London NW1 4RY
    Parasitology 133:465-75. 2006
    ..Additional species, also present in low numbers, included Nematodirus spp., Capillaria spp., Cooperia spp., Monieza expanza, Oesophagostomum venulosum and Trichuris ovis. Lungworm (Dictyocaulus spp...
  75. ncbi Diseases of free-ranging chickens in the Qwa-Qwa District of the northeastern Free State province of South Africa
    M M O Thekisoe
    Parasitology Research Programme, School of Life Sciences, University of the North Qwa Qwa Campus, Private Bag X13, Phuthaditjhaba 9866, South Africa
    J S Afr Vet Assoc 74:14-6. 2003
    ..Helminths isolated in 37% of the villages investigated were Heterakis, Ascaridia and Capillaria species. Eimeria species were also isolated in 32% of the villages investigated...
  76. ncbi Endo-parasite fauna of rodents caught in five wet markets in Kuala Lumpur and its potential zoonotic implications
    S Paramasvaran
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Unit, Institute for Medical Research, Jalan Pahang, Kuala Lumpur
    Trop Biomed 26:67-72. 2009
    ..The helminths identified from the urban rats were nematodes- Capillaria hepatica, Gongylonema neoplasticum, Heterakis spumosa, Heterakis sp...
  77. ncbi Correlates of helminth community in the red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa L.) in Spain
    C Calvete
    Departamento de Patologia Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria de Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
    J Parasitol 89:445-51. 2003
    ..and Capillaria anatis were the most rare...
  78. ncbi Survey of peafowl (Pavo cristatus) for potential pathogens at three Michigan zoos
    Simon Hollamby
    Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Veterinary Medical Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824 1314, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 34:375-9. 2003
    ..and Campylobacter sp. were not isolated. Fecal samples contained moderate numbers of ascarid and Capillaria sp. ova and coccidian oocysts. Female biting lice (Goniodes gigas) were identified on three birds.
  79. ncbi Parasitic infections in freshwater ornamental fish in Sri Lanka
    I D S I P Thilakaratne
    Veterinary Research Institute, Gannoruwa, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
    Dis Aquat Organ 54:157-62. 2003
    ..and 1 nematode (Capillaria spp.) were identified...
  80. doi Intestinal and haematic parasitism in the birds of the Almuñecar (Granada, Spain) ornithological garden
    G Pérez Cordón
    Departamento de Parasitologia, Facultad de Ciencias, Instituto de Biotecnologia, Universidad de Granada, C Severo Ochoa, 18071 Granada, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 165:361-6. 2009
    ..4.5%), Eimeria sp. (4.1%) and Isospora sp. (2%) and helminths such as Capillaria sp. (10. 1%), Ascaridia sp. (4.9%) and Heterakis gallinarum (4.9%)...
  81. ncbi Helminth fauna of Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx) in Estonia
    H Valdmann
    Department of Integrative Zoology, University of Tartu, Estonia
    J Wildl Dis 40:356-60. 2004
    ..cati were identified in 38 samples, and Capillaria spp were found in eight samples. This is the first systematic investigation of parasites of lynx in Estonia.
  82. ncbi Endoparasites of red fox (Vulpes vulpes) in central Italy
    M Magi
    Dipartimento di Patologia Animale, Profilassi ed Igiene degli Alimenti, Universita di Pisa, Pisa, Italy
    J Wildl Dis 45:881-5. 2009
    ..4%). Other parasites not associated with the intestine included Crenosoma vulpis (14.7%), Capillaria aerophila (7.0%), Angiostrongylus vasorum (7.0%), and filarial parasites (17.8%)...
  83. ncbi Changes in parasite transmission stage excretion after pheasant release
    D Villanúa
    Instituto de Investigación en Recursos Cinegéticos IREC, CSIC UCLM JCCM, Ronda de Toledo s n, 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain
    J Helminthol 80:313-8. 2006
    ..Coccidian oocysts (Eimeria sp.), and nematode eggs (Heterakis sp., and Capillaria-like eggs) were recovered before and after release but all birds were treated prior to release...
  84. ncbi Helminthes of synanthropic rodents (Rodentia: Muridae) from Dakahlia and Menoufia, Egypt
    Atef M Elshazly
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Mansoura 35516, Egypt
    J Egypt Soc Parasitol 38:727-40. 2008
    ..The commonest cestode was Hymenolepis diminuta followed by Taenia taeniaformis. The commonest nematode was Capillaria hepatica followed by Trichurus muris...
  85. ncbi Paleoparasitological remains revealed by seven historic contexts from "Place d'Armes", Namur, Belgium
    Gino Chaves da Rocha
    Escola Nacional de Saude Publica Sergio Arouca Fiocruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 101:43-52. 2006
    ..suum, Trichuris trichiura, T. suis. Taenia sp., Fasciola hepatica, Diphyllobothrium sp., Capillaria sp. and Oxyuris equi eggs were found...
  86. ncbi [Endoparasites of the hedgehog]
    Wieland Beck
    Pfizer GmbH Tiergesundheit, Munchen, Germany
    Wien Klin Wochenschr 119:40-4. 2007
    ..Helminths in the respiratory tract (Crenosoma striatum and Capillaria aerophila) cause lung dysfunction...
  87. ncbi A 12-month survey of the gastro-intestinal helminths of antelopes, gazelles and giraffids kept at two zoos in Belgium
    Els Goossens
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Vet Parasitol 127:303-12. 2005
    ..were Camelostrongylus mentulatus from the abomasa and Trichostrongylus retortaeformis, Nematodirus fillicollis, Capillaria spp. and Trichuris spp. from the intestines...
  88. ncbi A comparison of the prevalence and burdens of helminth infections in growers and adult free-range chickens
    H B Magwisha
    Sokoine University of Agriculture, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Parasitology, PO Box 3019, Morogoro, Tanzania
    Trop Anim Health Prod 34:205-14. 2002
    ..Allodapa suctoria (3%, 20%) and Capillaria annulata (1%, 10%) had a significantly lower prevalence in growers than in adults (p < 0.05)...
  89. pmc Arthrostoma miyazakiense (Nematoda: Ancylostomatidae) infection in raccoon dogs of Korea and experimental transmission to dogs
    Sung Shik Shin
    Biotherapy Human Resources Center, College of Veterinary Medicine, Chonnam National University, Gwangju 500 757, Korea
    Korean J Parasitol 45:121-8. 2007
    ..area of South Korea, contained helminth eggs belonging to 4 genera (roundworm, hookworm, whipworm, and Capillaria spp.) and cysts of Giardia sp. in their feces...
  90. ncbi Helminth fauna of Falconiform and Strigiform birds of prey in Galicia, Northwest Spain
    M L Sanmartin
    Institute of Food Research and Analysis, University of Santiago de Compostela, C Constantino Candeira s n, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Parasitol Res 92:255-63. 2004
    ..A total of 15 helminth species were detected, namely 8 nematodes ( Eucoleus dispar, Capillaria tenuissima, Synhimantus laticeps, Microtetrameres sp...
  91. ncbi Prevalence and distribution of gastro-intestinal helminths and haemoparasites in young scavenging chickens in upper eastern region of Ghana, West Africa
    J Poulsen
    Department of Population Biology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Prev Vet Med 45:237-45. 2000
    ..The species and their prevalences were: Acuaria hamulosa (25%), Allodapa suctoria (20%), Ascaridia galli (24%), Capillaria spp. (60%), Choanotaenia infundibulum (13%), Gongylonema ingluvicola (62%), Heterakis gallinarum (31%), H...
  92. ncbi Efficacy of an in-feed preparation of ivermectin against helminths in the European wild boar
    Isabel G Fernandez-de-Mera
    National Research Institute on Game Biology IREC, CSIC UCLM, P O Box 535, 13080, Ciudad Real, Spain
    Parasitol Res 92:133-6. 2004
    ..1%. There was no sufficient effect on Globocephalus urosubulatus, Trichuris suis, and Capillaria garfiai. The egg reduction in the treated group ( n=12) was 100% 6 days after the treatment...
  93. doi Gastrointestinal parasites of owls (Strigiformes) kept in captivity in the Southern region of Brazil
    Aleksandro S Da Silva
    Department of Microbiology, Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Faixa de Camobi, Km 9, Campus Universitario, Prédio 20, Sala 4232, 97105 900 Santa Maria, RS, Brazil
    Parasitol Res 104:485-7. 2009
    ..Eggs of Capillaria spp. and Strongylida, oocysts of Cryptosporidium spp., Eimeria spp., and Isospora spp. were observed...
  94. ncbi Occurrence of parasitic invasions in domestic pigeons (Columba livia domestica) in the Northern Poland
    T Stenzel
    Division of Poultry Diseases, Department of Infectious and Invasive Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Warmia and Mazury, Oczapowskiego 13, 10 719 Olsztyn, Poland
    Pol J Vet Sci 10:275-8. 2007
    ..columbae was found in 5.5% lofts of carrier and 15.5% of fancy pigeons on the exhibitions. Eggs of Capillaria (C.) obsignata were found in 3.6% carrier pigeons and in 36.4% fancy pigeons lofts...
  95. ncbi Gastrointestinal helminths in indigenous and exotic chickens in Vietnam: association of the intensity of infection with the Major Histocompatibility Complex
    T W Schou
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Section for Poultry Diseases, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Stigbojlen 4, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Parasitology 134:561-73. 2007
    ..The most prevalent helminths were Ascaridia galli, Heterakis beramporia, Tetrameres mothedai, Capillaria obsignata, Raillietina echinobothrida and Raillietina tetragona...
  96. ncbi Prevalence and significance of gastrointestinal helminths and protozoa in South American Camelids in Switzerland
    Hubertus Hertzberg
    Institute of Parasitology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr 119:291-4. 2006
    ..On the farm level prevalences of endoparasitic infections were: trichostrongyles 87%; Trichuris sp. 74%; Capillaria sp. 68%; Nematodirus battus 63%; Nematodirus sp. 53%; Dicrocoelium dendriticum 34%; Moniezia sp...
  97. doi Phylogenetic relationships of Spiruromorpha from birds of prey based on 18S rDNA
    M Honisch
    Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, PO Box 601103, Berlin D 10252, Germany
    J Helminthol 82:129-33. 2008
    ..the strongylid Hovorkonema variegatum, which inhabits the trachea and bronchi, the hairworms Eucoleus dispar and Capillaria tenuissima isolated from the digestive system, the spirurid nematodes Cyrnea leptoptera, C. mansioni, C...
  98. ncbi [Intestinal nematodes of the Aythyini ducks in Western Pomerania]
    Katarzyna M Kavetska
    Katedra Zoologii, Akademia Rolnicza, ul Doktora Judyma 20, 71 466 Szczecin
    Wiad Parazytol 51:157-63. 2005
    ..2% of all ducks were infected). The nematofauna studied was clearly dominated by A. petrovi, T. fissispina, and Capillaria anatis (Schrank, 1790)...
  99. ncbi Prevalence of antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii and intestinal parasites in stray, farm and household cats in Spain
    Guadalupe Miró
    Departamento de Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Avda Puerta de Hierro s n, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 126:249-55. 2004
    ..3%), Toxascaris leonina (1.3%), Ancylostoma sp. (1%), Capillaria spp. (1.3%), Aelurostrongylus abstrusus (1%), Taenia like (3.7%), Dipylidium caninum (2...
  100. ncbi An eco-epidemiological study of contamination of soil with infective forms of intestinal parasites
    Paula Sánchez Thevenet
    Departamento de Bioquimica, Facultad de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de la Patagonia San Juan Bosco, Comodoro Rivadavia, Chubut, Argentina
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:481-9. 2004
    ..05). Some of the organisms detected are associated with zoonoses. We observed the presence of Capillaria spp. and Spirocerca spp. under cool desert climatic conditions...
  101. doi Parasites of the endangered Cantabrian capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus cantabricus): correlates with host abundance and lek site characteristics
    Javier Millan
    Fundació Natura Parc, Santa Eugènia Balearic Islands, Spain
    Parasitol Res 103:709-12. 2008
    ..The higher prevalence was observed for Eimeria sp. oocysts (29% of feces). Capillaria-like eggs were the most frequently detected among nematodes (9%). Excretion of Heterakis sp., Ascaridia sp...

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    James Bassingthwaighte; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These include 2 PO1's and 5 RO1's, 1 R37 and 3 foreign-funded projects with 10 cardiovascular projects, 1 pulmonary projects, and 2 projects related to other organs and to cancer. ..
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    James Bassingthwaighte; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The result should enhance our nation's capabilities in quantitative research analysis and improve our competitiveness in the advancement of diagnostic and therapeutic techniques. ..