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Parasitic

Parasitic

(Science: biology) Pertaining to, of the nature of or caused by a parasite.

term that describes orgainisms living in or on other organisms from which food is obtained .

Origin: gr. Parasitikos


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Human Collembola Infestations

... (which is what he called them). Like most derms, he wanted to prescribe a burst of prednisone, which is what should NOT be done for parasitic infections because it lowers immunity and allows them to propagate uninhibited. I finally took ivermectin in 2 doses. The first dose slowed ...

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by urthchik
Sun Oct 05, 2014 12:20 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Human Collembola Infestations
Replies: 44
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The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada

... big enough to shoot, and has never reached pest proportions in its place of origin it's OK. I would certainly be against the introduction of a parasitic wasp. It might decide to prey on loads of rare and beneficial insects in its new habitat, and once thriving would be impossible to eradicate, ...

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by animartco
Mon Aug 05, 2013 12:50 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: The Himalayan Snowcock in Nevada
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How can i asses the parasie loading of littorina littoria?

I was hoping to assess the effect of secondary metabolites of several species of Rhodophycae to see if it produces an anti-parasitic response so i kinda need them to be as undamaged as possible. The trematodes would be located in the foot and digestive glands. Infection by the parasites ...

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by marineman
Fri Feb 22, 2013 6:38 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: How can i asses the parasie loading of littorina littoria?
Replies: 7
Views: 3792

Book recommendation for exam

... and their mechanism; coral reefs and their formation; metagenesis; general features and life history of Obelia and Aurelia. 6. Platyhelminthes : Parasitic adaptation; general features and life history of Fasciola and Taenia and their relation to man. 7. Nemathelminthes : General features, life ...

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by bertstare
Sun Oct 21, 2012 2:19 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Book recommendation for exam
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Views: 6475

Mode of nutrition of spider and starfish

What is the mode of nutrition(holozoic, parasitic or saprophytic) of spider and starfish?

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by WilliamY
Wed Jun 13, 2012 3:45 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Mode of nutrition of spider and starfish
Replies: 5
Views: 6143
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