https://www.ck12.org/book/CK-12-Biology-Advanced-Concepts/section/15.14/

Dec 11, 2015 ... The most common types of human flatworm infections are summarized in ... Trematodes, or flukes, have an enormous impact on the health of humans by infecting over 200 ... How do parasitic flatworms enter the human body?

https://www.britannica.com/animal/flatworm

Although some platyhelminths (flatworms) are free-living and nondestructive, many other species (particularly the flukes and tapeworms) parasitize humans, ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flatworm

The flatworms, flat worms, Platyhelminthes, Plathelminthes, or platyhelminths are a phylum of ... Because they do not have internal body cavities, Platyhelminthes were ..... Cestodes (tapeworms) and digeneans (flukes) cause diseases in humans and their ..... "The Potential Impact of the New Zealand Flatworm, a Predator of ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK8191/

The helminths include the Platyhelminthes or flatworms (flukes and tapeworms) ... The levels of infection in humans therefore depend on standards of hygiene ( as eggs ... Changes in diet may affect susceptibility, as do the hormonal-immune  ...

http://theconversation.com/parasitic-flatworms-affect-millions-in-developing-countries-but-new-research-offers-hope-98780

Jun 28, 2018 ... Not so long ago, human diseases caused by parasitic worms were thought ... with blood dwelling schistosome flatworms – currently affects hundreds .... If you think this is important – and I'm confident you do – please help The ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/220302.php

Feb 16, 2018 ... Many different parasites can affect humans, and they can pass on diseases such as malaria ... They include heartworm, tapeworm, and flatworms. .... Roundworm: Ascariasis, or a roundworm infection, does not usually cause ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/biochemistry-genetics-and-molecular-biology/platyhelminth

Flatworms are the simplest animals, with an abundant, clearly distinct third ... and the liver fluke Fasciola hepatica that affects sheep, cattle, and human), ..... nineteenth-century neuroscience: How do adult nerve cells interact with one another?

https://www.healthline.com/health/worms-in-humans

Sep 28, 2018 ... There are a variety of parasitic worms that can take up residence in humans. Among them are flatworms, thorny-headed worms, and ...

https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/about.html

There are three main classes of parasites that can cause disease in humans: ... Flatworms (platyhelminths) – these include the trematodes (flukes) and cestodes (tapeworms). ... However, parasitic infections also affect persons living in developed ... Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by ...

https://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/paragonimiasis

Apr 2, 2019 ... Paragonimiasis is caused by infection with a flatworm. ... When paragonimiasis symptoms do occur, they result from the worms' location and ...