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Hookworm life cycle

 

Cutaneous larva migrans life cycle

 

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Rhabditiform larva comparison between hookworm and Strongyloides stercoralis

Rhabditiform larva of a human hookworm is about 0.3 mm long. (1 µm = 0.001 mm)

 

Filariform larva comparison between hookworm and Strongyloides stercoralis

Filariform larva of a human hookworm is about 0.6 mm long.

 

Hookworm, Causes, Signs and Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment.

 

This video is part of a comprehensive medical school microbiology, immunology & infectious diseases course. The course was created collaboratively between Stanford, UW, Duke, UCSF, and University of Michigan and made possible by support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

 

A news story of a man contracting cutaneous larva migrans.

 

Hookworms may lead to new asthma treatments.

 

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