Diseases

Name

Soil-transmitted helminth infection

Names alternate

STHs
Trichuriasis
Whipworm infection
Whipworm disease
Trichocephaliasis

Parents
(1) Gastroenteritis
Agents
(1) (Ancylostoma duodenale) > (Ancylostoma) > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(2) (Ascaris lumbricoides) > (Ascaris) > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(3) Necator americanus > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
(4) Trichursis trichiura > Trichursis > Nematodes (Nematoda) > Metazoa (Animalia)
Populations
(1) Coyote (Canis latrans) > Canis > 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)
(4) Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(5) Non-human primate > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(6) Wolf (Canis lupus) > Canis > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Ingestion
(2) Water-borne
Properties
(1) Zoonotic
Documents
(1) CDC: Parasites - Trichuriasis (also known as Whipworm Infection) (2013)
(2) WHO: Soil-transmitted Helminth Infections (2015)
Created

2015-07-27 21:25:29+00:00

Modified

2015-09-01 19:25:42.612036+00:00