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Strongyloidiasis: A Parasitic Infection in Pets


What Is Strongyloidiasis? Strongyloidiasis is an intestinal parasitic infection caused by a nematode known as Strongyloides stercoralis—a species of threadworm or pinworm that can infect dogs, cats, and even humans. The worms stick to the infected pet’s intestinal lining and cause several gastrointestinal issues, like bloody diarrhea and vomiting. Unlike other parasitic worms, Strongyloides stercoralis […]

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