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“Filariform larvae” are seen with? (DNB Dec 2012)
Ans. B Necator americanus.
a. Filariform larva: Is the infective third-stage larva of the hookworms and other nematodes with penetrating larvae or with larvae that migrate through the body to reach the intestine.
b. They are also seen in Ancylostoma and Strongyloides.