Parasites

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1. A common ________ is Leishmania spp which can cause sores on the skin and also affects the internal organs, it is usually found in dogs and transmitted via sand flies

  • Amoeba
  • Flagellates
  • Cilliaes
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2. The tapeworm attatchesitself via scolex, and the outer cuticle skin is thin and the tapeworm absorbs its nutrients through this

  • True
  • False

3. __________, a type of fluke, causes schistosomiasis 'snail fever'`

  • Schistosoma spp
  • Fasciola hepatica

4. A common _____ is Giardia Lamblia and is a fairly benign GI illness, and is common where clean water isn't available

  • Amoeba
  • Flagellates
  • Cilliates

5. Toxocara canis is a roundworm that often infects dogs, in particular females that are pregnant and young puppies

  • True
  • False

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