Parasitology Lecture Test 1

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Parasitology Lecture Test 1
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  1. generally a smaller organism that lives on or inside and at the expense of a larger animal
    Parasite
  2. Host expense is dependent upon what 3 things?
    • -Number of parasites
    • -kind and degree of injury that they inflict
    • -Vigor or nourishment of the host
  3. a biological association in which one animal is transported by another animal.
    Phoresis
  4. two organisms which live together, neither bearing a parasitic relation to the other, but one or both members deriving benefit.
    Communalism
  5. two organisms living together with a mutual advantageous association of two or more organsims
    Mutualism
  6. infestation with parasites
    Parasitism
  7. a condition in which parasites of different species parasitize a single host
    Multiple parasitism
  8. Excessive parasitization by the same species
    Superparasitism
  9. 3 Nematodes that are Zoonotic
    • 1. Ascariasis
    • 2. Ancylostomiasis
    • 3. Trichurisis
  10. condition of round worms
    Ascariasis
  11. Condition of hook worms
    Ancylostomiasis
  12. Condition of whip worms
    Trichurisis
  13. Hookworm infection under the skin
    Cutaneous Larval Migrans (CLM)
  14. CLM in humans
    Creeping Eruption
  15. ascarids in humans (organs)
    Visceral Larval Migrans

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