Oxyuris

[ŏk′sĭ-yurĭs]
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Historical Examples of oxyuris

  • The next nematode of general interest is the pinworm (Oxyuris curvula).

    Parasites

    T. Spencer Cobbold

  • He describes the oxyuris vermicularis with knowledge manifestly derived from personal observation.

  • Similar experiments with the ova of the Oxyuris vermicularis and of the Toenia solium afforded corresponding results.

  • The Oxyuris vermicularis is by no means confined to young persons, seeing that adults are infested even to old age.

    Parasites

    T. Spencer Cobbold

  • The most frequent intestinal parasite of rodents is probably Oxyuris ambigua, but Strong.

    Parasites

    T. Spencer Cobbold