Strongyloides stercoralis

a species found in tropical and subtropical countries, the usual cause of strongyloidiasis. Called also S. intestinalis. Formerly called Anguillula intestinalis or A. stercoralis.

Strongyloides stercoralis; longitudinal section of larva in an intestinal biopsy section (H & E stain).


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