Parasitology B (NY Trial)

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Re: Parasitology B (NY Trial)

Post by LiteralRhinoceros » January 19th, 2019, 7:34 am

3 months to a year, and yeah, lymphatic tissue.
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Post by builderguy135 » January 19th, 2019, 5:18 pm

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1) Identify this parasite (The worm is inside a copepod).
2) What is the family of this parasite?
3) Describe 1 difference between males and females.
4) Name the only definitive host of this parasite.
5) What is this parasite named after?
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Re: Parasitology B (NY Trial)

Post by JasperKota » January 20th, 2019, 4:00 pm

1. dracunculus medinensis?
2. dracunculidae
3. males have unequal spicules
4. humans? (but also dogs have been diagnosed with guinea worm)
5. named after "fiery snakes" in Biblical texts
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Re: Parasitology B (NY Trial)

Post by builderguy135 » April 10th, 2019, 3:54 pm

JasperKota wrote:1. dracunculus medinensis?
2. dracunculidae
3. males have unequal spicules
4. humans? (but also dogs have been diagnosed with guinea worm)
5. named after "fiery snakes" in Biblical texts
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Re: Parasitology B (NY Trial)

Post by builderguy135 » April 24th, 2019, 2:45 pm

Revive.

1) What parasite causes whirling disease?

2) What continent is this parasite native to?

3) When (and where? EC +1) was it first discovered in the United States?
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Re: Parasitology B (NY Trial)

Post by LiteralRhinoceros » April 24th, 2019, 2:52 pm

[quote="builderguy135"]Revive.

1) What parasite causes whirling disease?

2) What continent is this parasite native to?

3) When (and where? EC +1) was it first discovered in the United States?
1. m. cerebralis iirc
2. europe
3. 1956 PA
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Re: Parasitology B (NY Trial)

Post by builderguy135 » April 24th, 2019, 3:06 pm

LiteralRhinoceros wrote:
builderguy135 wrote:Revive.

1) What parasite causes whirling disease?

2) What continent is this parasite native to?

3) When (and where? EC +1) was it first discovered in the United States?
1. m. cerebralis iirc
2. europe
3. 1956 PA
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Re: Parasitology B (NY Trial)

Post by LiteralRhinoceros » April 25th, 2019, 10:50 am

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1. What parasite is this?
2. What disease does it cause?
3. They limit what mineral in our body?
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Re: Parasitology B (NY Trial)

Post by builderguy135 » April 25th, 2019, 2:17 pm

LiteralRhinoceros wrote:Image
1. What parasite is this?
2. What disease does it cause?
3. They limit what mineral in our body?
off the top of my head

borrelia burgdorferi
lyme disease
uhhhhh calcium? idek
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Re: Parasitology B (NY Trial)

Post by LiteralRhinoceros » April 25th, 2019, 3:27 pm

builderguy135 wrote:
LiteralRhinoceros wrote:Image
1. What parasite is this?
2. What disease does it cause?
3. They limit what mineral in our body?
off the top of my head

borrelia burgdorferi
lyme disease
uhhhhh calcium? idek
iron
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