Table of ContentsEpidemiology | Case reports | Microscopic (histologic) description | Microscopic (histologic) images | Videos | Differential diagnosis | Additional references
Cite this page: Pernick N. Trichostrongylus. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/parasitologytrichostrongylus.html. Accessed July 22nd, 2019.
- Parasite of ruminants (camels) (Pritt: Creepy Dreadful Wonderful Parasites Blog - Answer to Case 496 [Accessed 9 November 2018])
- 65 year old owner of camel farm with mild intestinal complaints at annual exam, fecal sample submitted for parasites (Pritt: Creepy Dreadful Wonderful Parasites Blog - Case of the Week 496 [Accessed 9 November 2018])
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Eggs are 85 micrometers with a tapered end (Pritt: Creepy Dreadful Wonderful Parasites Blog - Answer to Case 496 [Accessed 9 November 2018])
Microscopic (histologic) images
- Egg resembles those of the hookworm (Oesophagostomum, Ternidens) and Strongyloides stercoralis (rare in stool) but the larger size (85 micrometers long) and tapered end favors Trichostrongylus