Mosby Ch 14 Parasitology

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Parasitology

study of organisms that live in or on another organism

endoparasite

parasite that lives within a host

ectoparasite

parasite that lives on the surface of their host

endoparasites (4types of)

protozoa, trematodes, nematodes, cestodes

ectoparasites (3types of)

fleas, ticks, mites (flies, lice/louse)

protozoa

single celled organisms (often found in watery environments) (classification)

trematodes

(classification of) flatworms (or flukes)

nematodes

(classification of) roundworms

cestodes

(classification of) tapeworms

ctenocephalides (canis & felis)

flea

dermacentor, ixodes

hard ticks

otobius megnini

spinose ear tick

sarcoptes scabiei

sarcoptic mange mites (itch mite)

demodex spp

follicle mange mite (Cigar shaped burrowing mite)

otodectes cynotis

ear mite

cheyletiella spp

walking dandruff mite

tapeworm egg (dog)

Dipylidium caninum

hookworm eggs (dog)

ancyclostoma caninum

roundworm eggs (dog)

Toxacara canis

Trichuris vulpis

whipworm eggs

Dirofilaria immitis

heartworm

ctenocephalides felis

cat flea

Dermacentor (variabilis, left),
Ixodes (scapularis, right)

hard ticks

Spinose Ear Tick

otobius megnini

sarcoptic mange mites (skin scraping)

sarcoptes scabiei

Demodectic mange mite (dog follicle mite, skin scraping)

Demodex canis

Ear mite (swab from external ear canal)

Otodectes cynotis

walking dandruff mite

Cheyletiella spp

tapeworm egg

Taenia spp.

roundworm eggs (cat)

Toxocara cati (eggs, large arrows)

roundworm eggs

Toxascaris spp

whipworm egg

Trichuris vulpis

Flea Preventatives

Advantage, Frontline, (topical) Comfortis (Program, Sentinel, oral)

consistency, color, odor, adult parasites, (presence of blood, mucus, foreign bodies)

Gross Examination

Microscopic Examination

(type of examination) detection of parasites, protozoa

Sugar, sodium chloride, sodium nitrate, (magnesium sulfate, zinc sulfate)

Fecal Float Solutions

Giardia

protozoa

Advantage, Frontline (topical) Comfortis (Program, Sentinel, oral)

flea preventatives

flatworms (or flukes classification)

trematodes

(classification of) roundworms

nematodes

(classification of) tapeworms

cestodes

Dipylidium caninum

tapeworm egg (dog)

ancyclostoma caninum

hookworm egg (dog)

Toxacara canis

Roundworm eggs (dog)

otobius megnini

spinose ear tick (soft tick)

Cheyletiella spp

walking dandruff mite

Demodex canis

dog follicle mite, skin scraping

cat flea

ctenocephalides felis

roundworm, hookworm

hookworm, whipworm, roundworm

hookworm

ancyclostoma caninum

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