Toxocara canis

The Toxocariasis is an infectious disease which is caused by the migration from larves of the worm Toxocara in organs and tissues.

Infected dogs and cats defecate the eggs by the feces. The infection of humans takes place by the absorption of the eggs from the environment or by the direct contact with infected animals. Toxocara is spread globally.

Available Tests for Toxocara canis

IFA, ELISA, Immunoblot

Toxocara canis IgG-antibodies
(1x Serum/SST tube)