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- Tokiwa, Toshihiro; Tsugo, Kosuke; Nakamura, Shohei; Taira, Kensuke; Une, Yumi
- Parasitology international 2015 v.64 no.5 pp. 284-287
- larva migrans, etc ; Baylisascaris procyonis; Potos flavus; Saimiri sciureus; animal models; brain; carnivores; diaphragm; eggs; histopathology; intestines; kidneys; larvae; liver; monkeys; parasites; pathogenicity; zoonoses; Show all 18 Subjects
- ... Roundworms of the genus Baylisascaris are natural parasites primarily of wild carnivores, and they can occasionally cause infection in humans and animals. Infection results in visceral larva migrans and/or neural larva migrans, which can be severe or fatal in some animals. Recently, Baylisascaris nematodes isolated from kinkajous (Potos flavus) and previously referred to as Baylisascaris procyonis ...