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Schistosoma

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A genus of trematodes, Schistosoma, commonly known as blood-flukes, are parasitic flatworms responsible for a highly significant group of infections in humans ...

Schistosoma - Blood Flukes - Parasites In Humans

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Find information such as Schistosoma life cycle, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment as well as pictures and videos. Schistosoma (blood flukes) cause ...

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Mar 21, 2011 ... This is a video of schistosoma haemotobium, or the blood fluke, taken from Animal Planet's "Monsters Inside Me" documentary series.

How Gruesome Parasite Lives for Decades in the Body | Stem Cells ...

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Feb 27, 2013 ... New research shows that the secret to blood fluke's long life cycle could be stem cells that allow it to keep regenerating its body parts.

WHO | Schistosomiasis

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Schistosomiasis is an acute and chronic parasitic disease caused by blood flukes (trematode worms) of the genus Schistosoma. Estimates show that at least 258 ...

Schistosoma

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Parasite morphology: Blood flukes form five different developmental stages: eggs , miracidia, sporocysts, cercariae and adult worms. Eggs are round to oval in ...

schistosomiasis Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com ...

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schistosomiasis , bilharziasis, or snail fever, parasitic disease caused by blood flukes, trematode worms of the genus Schistosoma. Three...

fluke | flatworm | Britannica.com

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Aug 31, 2015 ... Fluke, also called blood fluke or trematode, liver fluke [Credit: Grant Heilman/EB ... Flukes parasitize members of all vertebrate classes but most ...

Blood-fluke | definition of Blood-fluke by Medical dictionary

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a genus of trematodes, including several species parasitic in the blood of humans and domestic animals. The organisms are called schistosomes or blood flukes ...

Schistosomiasis: Health Effects on Women

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Schistosomes are water-borne flatworms or blood flukes that enter the human body through the skin. Some symptoms of schistosomiasis include fever, ...

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The Parasite's Fountain of Youth – Phenomena

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Feb 25, 2013 ... Getting blood flukes (the disease is known as schistosomiasis or bilharzia) is, sadly, nothing special. Two hundred million people suffer from ...

Schistosoma haematobium (blood flukes) - Stanford University

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Schistosoma haematobium (blood flukes). male and female schistosomes source : ...

Schistosome (blood fluke) - Information and Epidemiology Services

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A schistosome is a parasitic trematode worm also known as a blood fluke. ... Schistosomula are able to travel through blood and lymphatics to the lungs and liver ...