Parasitic Diseases: Helminths

Carlos Seas, Martin Montes, A. Clinton White

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationTextbook of Gastroenterology, Fifth Edition
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Number of pages21
ISBN (Print)9781405169110
StatePublished - Feb 17 2009


  • Anisakiasis-acute disease due to fish ascarids
  • Echinococcus granulosus and related species (cystic hydatid disease)
  • Enterobius vermicularis(pinworm)
  • Gastrointestinal angiostrongyliasis and other strongylids
  • Helminth parasites
  • Parasitic diseases-helminthes, intestinal nematodes (roundworms)
  • Trematodes (flukes)

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Seas, C., Montes, M., & White, A. C. (2009). Parasitic Diseases: Helminths. In Textbook of Gastroenterology, Fifth Edition (Vol. 2, pp. 2651-2671). Blackwell Publishing Ltd.