Markell and Voge's Medical Parasitology, 9th Edition

Markell and Voge's Medical Parasitology

9th Edition

By David T. John, MSPH, PhD, Professor of Microbiology/Parasitology, Associate Dean for Basic Sciences and Graduate Studies, Oklahoma State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Tulsa, OK; and William A. Petri, Jr., MD, PhD, Wade Hampton Frost Professor of Medicine, Microbiology and Pathology, Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA


1. Introduction

2. Parasites, Parasitism, and Host Relations

3. Lumen-Dwelling Protozoa

4. Malaria

5. Other Blood- and Tissue-Dwelling Protozoa

6. The Trematodes

7. The Cestodes

8. The Intestinal Nematodes

9. The Blood- and Tissue-Dwelling Nematodes

10. Arthropods and Human Disease

11. Parasitic Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts

12. Signs and Symptoms of Parasitic Disease

13. Pseudoparasites and Pitfalls

14. Examination of Stool Specimens

15. Examination of Blood, Other Body Fluids and Tissues, Sputum, and Urine

16. Immunodiagnostic Techniques