Parasitic Protozoa

Series Editor:

  • Julius Kreier, The Ohio State University, Columbus, U.S.A.
  • John Baker, Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London, U.K.

Updated and much expanded, the Second Edition of Parasitic Protozoa is designed to be useful to physicians, veterinarians, and research scientists concerned with diseases caused by protozoa in man, and in domestic and wild animals including fish, mollusks and insects, as well as the more commonly considered vertebrate animals. Each section contains information on disease pathogens, treatment, diagnosis, and epidemiology of the diseases caused by the various protozoans. The book is not limited to these medically-oriented subjects, but treats taxonomy, morphology, and metabolism of the organisms in such a way as to be of interest to scientists and graduate students working in the field of protozoology. The entire edition, published in ten volumes, is arranged so that subjects of common interest occupy individual volumes.
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AUDIENCE: Researchers in parasitology, protozoology, medical microbiology and epidemiology.


Book information

  • Published: September 1992
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-426012-2

Table of Contents

Trypanosoma Rangeli. Trypanosomatids of Plants. Trypanosomes Causing Diseases in Man in Africa. Animal Trypanosomiasis in Sub-Saharan Africa. Salivarian Trypanosomes Causing Diseases in Livestock Outside Sub-Saharan Africa. Chapter References. Index.