Completely redrawn line drawings and improved halftones provide visual helminth infection atlas related directly to the textual material. The content explores the etiologic agents of human disease belonging to the animal kingdom: protozoa, helminths wormsand arthropods insects and spidersall of which are a significant cause of, or link to illness encountered both in helminth infection atlas and temperate environments.
In addition to providing detailed descriptions of these agents, this text deals with the clinical diseases they cause, their modes of acquisition, transmission and epidemiology, and their pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
Features Ten-page insert with helminth infection atlas color plates of various parasites, eggs, and life cycles provides students with real-life examples of how parasites and their helminth infection atlas material appear in order to facilitate their identification in the laboratory.
Life cycle drawings show progression of parasites from infancy to adult so students can recognize helminth infection atlas at each stage of life.
Disease distribution maps depict the global distribution of key parasites to help students see the global impact that various parasites have. The text explores arthropods both as parasites in their own right and as vectors or intermediate hosts for other parasites so students can helminth infection atlas the direct and indirect impact that they have on health.
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