Diseases

Name

Hookworm infection

Names alternate

Hookworm

Parents
(1) Gastroenteritis
Agents
(1) (Ancylostoma tubaeforme) > (Ancylostoma) > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(2) (Ancylostoma braziliense) > (Ancylostoma) > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(3) (Ancylostoma duodenale) > (Ancylostoma) > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(4) (Ancylostoma ceylanicum) > (Ancylostoma) > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(5) (Ancylostoma caninum) > (Ancylostoma) > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(6) Necator americanus > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(7) Strongyloides stercoralis > Strongyloides > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(8) Uncinaria stenocephala > Uncinaria > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
Populations
(1) Bird (Aves) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Domestic cat (Felis catus) > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) > Canis > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(4) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Casual contact
(2) Ingestion
(3) In utero
Documents
(1) CDC: Parasites - Hookworm (2013)
(2) CFSPH: Zoonotic Hookworms (2013)
(3) Foster and Smith: Hookworm Infection, Prevention & Treatment in Dogs (None)
(4) Pearson RD: Hookworm Infection (None)
(5) WebMD: Hookworms (Ancylostoma) in Dogs (None)
Created

2015-07-24 20:14:36+00:00

Modified

2015-09-03 19:14:41.430998+00:00