Definitions for necator
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Necator is a genus that includes some species of hookworm.
It is responsible for Necatoriasis.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A genus of intestinal parasite worms which includes one of the most important hookworms of man, NECATOR AMERICANUS. The only other known species, N. suillus, has been recovered from pigs.
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