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Helminthiasis, Animal

MedGen UID:
6766
Concept ID:
C0018891
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Animal Helminthiases; Animal Helminthiasis; Helminthiases, Animal

Definition

Infestation of animals with parasitic worms of the helminth class. The infestation may be experimental or veterinary. [from MeSH]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Bohnacker S, Troisi F, de Los Reyes Jiménez M, Esser-von Bieren J
Front Immunol 2020;11:2106. Epub 2020 Sep 11 doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2020.02106. PMID: 33013887Free PMC Article
Gonzalez AE, Codd EE, Horton J, Garcia HH, Gilman RH
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 Jan;17(1):51-56. Epub 2018 Dec 10 doi: 10.1080/14787210.2018.1555241. PMID: 30501436Free PMC Article
Yoon SY, Baek S, Park SY, Shin B, Kwon HS, Cho YS, Moon HB, Kim TB
Medicine (Baltimore) 2018 Sep;97(37):e12361. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000012361. PMID: 30212995Free PMC Article

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Carbonara M, Mendoza-Roldan JA, Lia RP, Annoscia G, Iatta R, Varcasia A, Conte G, Benelli G, Otranto D
Parasit Vectors 2023 Jul 14;16(1):233. doi: 10.1186/s13071-023-05852-8. PMID: 37452384Free PMC Article
Soler-Jiménez LC, Paredes-Trujillo AI, Vidal-Martínez VM
J Helminthol 2017 Mar;91(2):110-136. Epub 2016 Dec 15 doi: 10.1017/S0022149X16000833. PMID: 27976599
Ezenwa VO
Parasite Immunol 2016 Sep;38(9):527-34. doi: 10.1111/pim.12348. PMID: 27426017
Traversa D
Parasit Vectors 2012 May 10;5:91. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-5-91. PMID: 22574783Free PMC Article
Adams AM, Murrell KD, Cross JH
Rev Sci Tech 1997 Aug;16(2):652-60. doi: 10.20506/rst.16.2.1059. PMID: 9501379

Diagnosis

Schurer J, Davenport L, Wagner B, Jenkins E
Vet Parasitol 2014 Aug 29;204(3-4):310-5. Epub 2014 May 16 doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2014.05.008. PMID: 24880644
Fung HL, Calzada J, Saldaña A, Santamaria AM, Pineda V, Gonzalez K, Chaves LF, Garner B, Gottdenker N
Acta Trop 2014 Jul;135:67-74. Epub 2014 Mar 26 doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2014.03.010. PMID: 24681221
Otranto D, Eberhard ML
Parasit Vectors 2011 Mar 23;4:41. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-4-41. PMID: 21429191Free PMC Article
Albonico M
Acta Trop 2003 May;86(2-3):233-42. doi: 10.1016/s0001-706x(03)00043-3. PMID: 12745140
Sangster NC
Int J Parasitol 1999 Jan;29(1):115-24; discussion 137-8. doi: 10.1016/s0020-7519(98)00188-x. PMID: 10048824

Therapy

Gonzalez AE, Codd EE, Horton J, Garcia HH, Gilman RH
Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2019 Jan;17(1):51-56. Epub 2018 Dec 10 doi: 10.1080/14787210.2018.1555241. PMID: 30501436Free PMC Article
Wedrychowicz H
Acta Parasitol 2015 Jun;60(2):179-89. doi: 10.1515/ap-2015-0026. PMID: 26203983Free PMC Article
Geary TG, Sakanari JA, Caffrey CR
J Parasitol 2015 Apr;101(2):125-33. Epub 2015 Jan 13 doi: 10.1645/14-703.1. PMID: 25584662
Hewitson JP, Maizels RM
Expert Rev Vaccines 2014 Apr;13(4):473-87. doi: 10.1586/14760584.2014.893195. PMID: 24606541
Traversa D
Parasit Vectors 2012 May 10;5:91. doi: 10.1186/1756-3305-5-91. PMID: 22574783Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Mason B, Piel AK, Modrý D, Petrželková KJ, Stewart FA, Pafčo B
PLoS One 2022;17(1):e0262481. Epub 2022 Jan 12 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0262481. PMID: 35020760Free PMC Article
Metcalf CJ, Graham AL, Martinez-Bakker M, Childs DZ
J Anim Ecol 2016 Mar;85(2):343-55. Epub 2015 Dec 1 doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12456. PMID: 26620440Free PMC Article
Reeves WK, Yore K, Paul R, Lloyd L
US Army Med Dep J 2013 Jan-Mar:38-44. PMID: 23277444
Hoberg EP
Rev Sci Tech 2010 Aug;29(2):255-72. PMID: 20919581
Escobedo G, López-Griego L, Morales-Montor J
Neuroimmunomodulation 2009;16(2):78-87. Epub 2009 Feb 11 doi: 10.1159/000180262. PMID: 19212127

Clinical prediction guides

Hernández WC, Morán D, Villatoro F, Rodríguez M, Álvarez D
J Parasitol 2020 Jun 1;106(3):341-345. doi: 10.1645/19-107. PMID: 32227228
Sulieman Y, El-Tayeb RE, Srimek N, Huang S, Pengsakul T
Ann Parasitol 2019;65(3):275-279. doi: 10.17420/ap6503.210. PMID: 31599555
Metcalf CJ, Graham AL, Martinez-Bakker M, Childs DZ
J Anim Ecol 2016 Mar;85(2):343-55. Epub 2015 Dec 1 doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12456. PMID: 26620440Free PMC Article
Hoberg EP
Rev Sci Tech 2010 Aug;29(2):255-72. PMID: 20919581
Bruce JI, Dias LC, Liang YS, Coles GC
Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 1987;82 Suppl 4:143-50. doi: 10.1590/s0074-02761987000800025. PMID: 3151088

Recent systematic reviews

Feucherolles M, Poppert S, Utzinger J, Becker SL
Parasit Vectors 2019 May 17;12(1):245. doi: 10.1186/s13071-019-3493-9. PMID: 31101120Free PMC Article

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