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Parasites of Medical Importance

1st Edition

By A.J. Nappi

CRC Press

148 pages | 82 B/W Illus.

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This book focuses on parasite life cycles and host pathology, with limited discussions of parasite morphology, taxonomy, and pharmacological treatments. It is designed primarily for students interested in pursuing careers, addressing the emerging parasitic diseases pose to the global population.

Table of Contents

1. Interspecific Interaction 2. Major Groups of Parasites of Humans 3. Sarcodina 4. Apicomplexa: Sporozoa and Piroplasmea 5. Digenetic Trematodes: Flukes 6. Cestodes 7. General Morphology of Parasitic Nematodes 8. Arthropods

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Infectious Diseases
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Zoology / Entomology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General