Diseases

Name

Roundworm infestation

Names alternate

Ascariasis
Toxocariasis

Parents
(1) Dermatologic infection
Agents
(1) (Ascaris lumbricoides) > (Ascaris) > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(2) Toxocara canis > Toxocara > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(3) Toxocara cati > Toxocara > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
Populations
(1) Domestic cat (Felis catus) > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Domestic dog (Canis lupus familiaris) > Canis > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Casual contact
(2) Ingestion
Properties
(1) Zoonotic
Documents
(1) CDC: Parasites - Toxocariasis (also known as Roundworm Infection) (2013)
(2) Wikipedia: Ascariasis (2015)
Created

2015-07-27 20:36:48+00:00

Modified

2015-09-01 19:45:36.702937+00:00