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Flashcards in Strongylus Edentatus Deck (7):
1

adults

3-4 cm

2

mouth capsule is ____

globular

3

is the life cycle direct or indirect

direct

4

life cycle

migration through the liver

5

PPP

11 months

6

sites of infection

migrating larvae in liver and abdominal tissue
adults in small intestine

7

pathogenesis

larvae: massive infection with fever, anorexia, constipation, can lead to death
adults: anemia is heavy infections