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Strongyloides Stercoralis Pictures And Videos

Strongyloides stercoralis life cycle

 

L1 - first stage larva Strongyloides stercoralisStrongyloides stercoralis

 

Rhabditiform larva comparison between Strongyloides stercoralis and hookworm

Rhabditiform larva of Strongyloides stercoralis is about 0.3 mm long. (1 µm = 0.001 mm)

 

Filariform larva comparison between Strongyloides stercoralis and hookworm

Filariform larva of Strongyloides stercoralis is about 0.6 mm long.


 

Good lecture on Strongyloides stercoralis.

 

Richard Trudgen discusses the impact of strongyloidiasis on the Yolngu (Aboriginal Australian people living in the Northern Territory of Australia).

 

In some remote northern communities of Australia up to 60 percent of vulnerable people are infected.

 

This man suffered for 60 years of the worms.