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Strongyloides stercoralis

"Strongyloides stercoralis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A species of parasitic nematode widely distributed in tropical and subtropical countries. The females and their larvae inhabit the mucosa of the intestinal tract, where they cause ulceration and diarrhea.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Strongyloides stercoralis" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Strongyloides stercoralis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 17 publications over 13 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2011 and 2012 and 2016 and 2020
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.