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- Gawor, Jakub; Gawor, Jan; Gromadka, Robert; Zwijacz-Kozica, Tomasz; Zięba, Filip
- Parasitology research 2017 v.116 no.12 pp. 3447-3452
- larva migrans, etc ; Baylisascaris; DNA; Ursus arctos; cytochrome-c oxidase; databases; detection limit; eggs; feces; hosts; humans; larvae; microscopy; parasites; polymerase chain reaction; wildlife; Poland; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... Baylisascaris transfuga is a roundworm that has been reported worldwide in most bear species. In mammals and possibly humans, the larvae of B. transfuga can migrate in the tissues of aberrant hosts with larva migrans syndrome. The current study was performed to identify B. transfuga in faecal samples from free-ranging brown bears in the Tatra Mountains National Park in southern Poland. A commercia ...
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