Parasitology - Nematodes for Dogs and Cats

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Parasitology - Nematodes for Dogs and Cats
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2015-06-15 23:10:58
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  1. What are the 4 most common internal parasites
    • Ascarids
    • Ancylostoma
    • Trichuris
    • Cestodes
  2. What are the 5 avenues of transmission for Ancylostoma
    • Skin penetration
    • oral infection
    • transmammary
    • intrauterine
    • parentenic host
  3. What is the prepatent period for Ancylostoma
    14 days
  4. Where is the target location for Ancylostoma
    Small intestine
  5. What are the 3 things for the clinical picture for hookworm disease
    • virulence of the species
    • degree of exposure to infective larvae
    • degree of resistance from the host
  6. What are the two major signs associated with hookworms
    • anemia
    • gastrointestinal irritation
  7. What is the taxonomy for Ancylostoma
    Phylum:
    Order:
    Family:
    • Nematoda
    • Strongylida
    • Ancylostomatidae
  8. What is the primary method of transmission for Ancylostoma
    Transmammary
  9. What is the primary method of transmission for Ascarids
    Inutero
  10. Ancylostoma penetration through the skin is called
    • Cutaneous larval migrans
    • "creeping eruptions" in humans only
  11. Ancylostoma genus and species for
    Dogs
    Cats
    Humans
    • Ancylostoma caninum, Uncinaria stenocephala
    • Ancylostoma tubaeformae, Uncinaria stenocephala
    • Ancylostoma brazilienses
  12. Ancylostoma is not a blood sucker but it actually eats
    Glycoproteins in the mucosal lining of the small intestine
  13. What are the 4 layers of intestines
    • Mucosa
    • Submucosa
    • Muscle
    • Serosa
  14. What is the Taxonomy for Toxocara, Toxascaris, Physaloptera
    Phylum:
    Order:
    Family:
    • Nematoda
    • Ascaridae
    • Ascaridoidae

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