Table of Contents

Chapter 1 - Symbiosis and Parasitism
Chapter 2 - Parasite-Host Interactions

Part I:  The Protozoa
Chapter 3 - General Characteristics of the Euprotista (Protozoa)
Chapter 4 - Visceral Protozoa I: (Amoebae) and Ciliophorans
Chapter 5 - Visceral Protozoa II: Flagellates
Chapter 6 - Blood and Tissue Protozoa I: Hemoflagellates
Chapter 7 - Blood and Tissue Protozoa II: Human Malaria
Chapter 8 - Blood and Tissue Protozoa III: Other Protists

Part II:  The Trematoda
Chapter 9 - General Characteristics of the Trematoda
Chapter 10 - Visceral Flukes
Chapter 11 - Blood Flukes

Part III:  The Cestoda
Chapter 12 - General Characteristics of the Cestoda
Chapter 13 - Intestinal Tapeworms
Chapter 14 - Extraintestinal Tapeworms

Part IV:  The Nematoda
Chapter 15 - General Characteristics of the Nematoda
Chapter 16 - Intestinal Nematodes
Chapter 17 - Blood and Tissue Nematodes

Part V:  Arthropoda
Chapter 18 - Arthropods as Vectors

Glossary
Appendix A - Drugs for Parasitic Infections: Partial List of Generic and Name Brands
Appendix B - Current Chemotherapeutic Regiments
Appendix C - Adverse Effects of Antiparasitic Drugs
Index

Details

No. of pages:
448
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Print ISBN:
9780124159150
Electronic ISBN:
9780124159846

Awards

Doody’s Core Titles 2013, Doody Enterprises