HOMO SAPIENS DISEASES - METAZOA - HELMINTHS
(see also Physiology of Metazoa and Antimicrobials for Metazoa organisms sections)

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  • Generalities on helminthiases 
  • Eumetazoa


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  • Generalities on helminthiases / helminthism / helminthozoonose
  • Platyhelminthes : the flatworms, dorsoventrally flattened, bilaterally symmetrical invertebrates
  • Nematoda (roundworms) : a class of tapered cylindrical helminths of the phylum Aschelminthes. They are characterized by longitudinally oriented muscles and by a triradiate esophagus
  • => nematodiasis / nemathelminthiasis / nematization / nematosis : infection by nematode parasites
  • Metazoa : that division of the animal kingdom which embraces all multicellular animals whose cells become differentiated to form tissues. It includes all animals except Protozoa.

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