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Flashcards in Setaria Equina Deck (12):
1

order

spirurida

2

host

all horse species

3

identification

long and slender

4

size

12cm

5

life cycle direct or indirect?

indirect

6

Mff in bloodstream are ingested by ____

mosquitos

7

PPP

8-10 months

8

site of infection

peritoneal cavity, larvae can be found in eye

9

pathogenesis

not pathogenic

10

clinical signs

no clinical signs

11

diagnosis

blood smears

12

life cycle

Mff in blood
Mff to L3 in mosquito
L3 infective
L3 migrates
2 molts to adult