Trematoda is a class within the phylum Platyhelminthes. It includes two groups of
parasitic flatworms, known as flukes. They are internal parasites of molluscs and
vertebrates. Most trematodes have ...
Nov 23, 2015 ... Trematode infections occur worldwide. Trematodes, also called flukes, cause
various clinical infections in humans.
Trematodes of dogs and cats have indirect life cycles that require one or two
intermediate hosts to reach the infective stage. A representative trematode life
Trematodes, or flukes, are parasitic flatworms with unique life cycles involving
sexual reproduction in mammalian and other vertebrate definitive hosts and ...
6.1 Infections of the Alimentary Canal and Associated Organs. Introduction. The
trematodes (or flukes) are leaf shaped with an outer cover called the tegument ...
Trematode infections occur worldwide. Trematodes have complicated life cycles,
with alternating asexual and sexual developments in different hosts.
Intestinal flukes (trematodes) are flat hermaphroditic worms that vary in length
from a few millimetres to many centimetres. Approximately 70 species are known
Flukes are parasitic flatworms that infect the blood vessels, GI tract, lungs, or liver.
They are often categorized according to the organ system they invade:.
Schistosoma is the only trematode that invades through the skin; about 200
million people are infected worldwide. Cercariae mature in the liver, and adults ...
Trematodes, or flukes, are another class of helminths that have parasitic species.
Adult flukes are typically flat, oval-shaped worms that have a layer of muscles ...