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Heterophyes heterophyes, Metagonimus yokogawai, Haplorchis taichui, Haplorchis pumilio and Stellantchasmus falcatus are a few of the many heterophyids. Heterophyes heterophyes (von Siebold, ) Stiles and Hassal, (Figure 2 ). ETYMOLOGY:Hetero = different and phyes = form. Heterophyes heterophyes. Introduction: Heterophyes heterophyes is a small parasitic fluke that infects humans who eat raw or undercooked fish infected with .

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Heterophyes heterophyes

Specimens of the genus Heterophyes have a large genital sucker. The sinus leads to the genital pore which is lined with toothed spines. The adult flukes live burrowed between the villi of the host’s small intestine.

Antigen and immune complex deposits left by H. Mugil cephalusTilapia niloticaAphanius fasciatusand Acanthogobius sp.

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Laboratory Diagnosis Laboratory Diagnosis The diagnosis is based on the microscopic identification of eggs in the stool. Image Gallery Adult of Heterophyes heterophyes. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Heterophyes heterophyes. Heterophyes heterophyes is a heteerophyes parasite. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Heterophyidae collected from a man.


J Egypt Med Assoc Heterophyes heterophyes by Anastasia Bowman Jun 13, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. It only takes around 4 to 6 hours for H. Eine Revision der Fasciolidengattung Heterophyes Cobb.

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In rural areas of Egypt there was a higher chance of being infected with H. January 3, Content source: DPDx is an education resource designed for health professionals and laboratory scientists.

An examination of the histopathology of the intestine of infected cats revealed that the parasites were closely associated with the villi Hamdy and Nicola, Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology, 37 3 International Journal for Parasitology 35 Here, the cercariae encyst in the muscle tissue.

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Located in the medioanterior of the body is the acetabulum. Diagnosis done by stool examination is difficult when adult worms are not present because the eggs are hard to distinguish from C. Notizen zur Helminthologie egyptens. Please add a reason or a talk parameter to this template to explain the issue with the article. Infection is acquired by eating raw fisha common food in areas of heavy endemicity.


Probably praziquantel, but not reported. Immature flukes were found in lymphoid follicles and in Peyer’s patches. The heart can be affected with tissue reaction in the valves and myocardium that cause heart failure.

The adult flukes range from 1. Get Email Updates To receive email updates about this page, enter your email address: Natural definitive hosts are cats, dogs, foxes, wolves, pelicansand humans. Distribution of the snail Pirenella conica in Heterophyrs and Israel and its infection by Heterophyidae and other trematodes. J Egypt Soc PArasitol Experiments on habitat selection of Heterophyes species in different definitive hosts. Linking to a non-federal site does not constitute an endorsement by HHS, CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the site.

Heterophyidae Animals described in Parasitic helminths of humans.