Block 6 Infectious Disease - Parasites

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Tx for tape worm
Sepentine rash
Co infection with pin worm. bigger than crypto
Tx for cryptosporidium parvum
Diffuse cutaneous disease looking all the world like lepromatous leprasy.
Jejunum/ Illieum
Cadiomegaly, GI mega disease (esophagomegaly, large bowel enlargment
Loffner's syndrome - eosinophilic wheezing
Soil. Skin - lungs - gi.MCC of anemia/iron deficiency.
hydatid cyst. Sheep dogs.
Tx. hook worm
colon inhabitation
Lung fluke. hemoptosis. Crab
Tx pinworm
Tx. for filarial elephantitis (Abrv.)
Foot long. Soil. GI - circulation - lungs - GI. Small intestine. Intestinal obstruction, cholangitis/pancreatitis.
Beef tape worm - Taenia .....
Forms an oval shape. malaria
Larva or eggs in stool of strongyloides infected pt. Autoinfection
steroids make it much worse.
Tx for ascariasis
tx for strongyloides
Tx for onchocerciasis
West africa, slow onset of african sleeping disease: Trypanosomiasis brucei .....
Soil. Skin - lungs - gut. Small intestine. Eosinophila. HTLV-1 coinfection.
Mango fly. Migrating swelling lesions. Infects and crosses the sclera. larvae in subcutaneous tissue. Tx is DEC or Ivermectin
Dx. sctoch tap test. coinfection with Dientomeba fragilis. Large intestine. no invasion. eggs migrate out of the rectum
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African sleeping sickness - Tsetse fly
Beavers. 2 Macronuclei. MCC parasitic infection. invade columnar epithelium. Diarrhea, steatorrhea
Vitamin B12 anemia - D. ....
Liver fluke. fish. Bile duct fibrosis
poorly cooked meat with encysted larvae. Fairly asymptomatic. Eggs in stool. Proglottid segments and a scolex
No double ring. 2 MCC cause of malaria
Visceral disease resulting in MASSIVE shapatosplenomegaly and pancytopenia
River blindness, Black fly. Infects the skin and crawls towards the eye. Horrific itching resulting in thick discolored skin. Dx by skin snip
Snail is intermediate host. Infect colonic mesenteric veins. MCC of rare squamous cell carcinoma of the bladder.
Tx of leishmaniasis
water born, snail secondary host. Blind gut.
high cause of environmental asthma. Dog. Visceral disementation, no larva in feces. Larva migrans causes strabismus
Mucocutaneous disease resulting in massive destruction of mucous membranes of mouth nose and throat. Occurs months after primary infx.
tx for whip worm
Tx for giardia
Cutaneous disease producing difiguring scars. self limited
Most sever malaira. Double ring. Banana. Lots of cells infected
Rapid onset of african sleeping sickness (death within a few weeks) Trypanosomiasis brucei .....
Pork tape worm - Taenia ......
Crowded tropical area. Flask shaped lesions in the colonic epithelium because it cant pass the muscularis mucosa. Dissentary.
Chagas disease. Reduvid bug 1. Chagoma - inflammatory lesion of entry . 2. Acute diseaminated disease (Hard to diagnose). 3. Chronic disease
soil. no invasion. live both extra and intra - cellularly.. Rectal prolapse
Cirrhosis/portal hypertension (looks a lot like alcoholism)/ hepatosplenomegaly.Katayama fever, puritic macularpapular rash. granulomatous colitis.
Filaria. Girls>Men. Mosquito vector. Filaria resides in the lymphatics. Eggs are released nocturnally. Asymptomatic until worm death. After death - Fever, splenomegaly, and chronic
Intracellular. Diarrhea from day care, swimming pool
Blood fluke
Cat feces. Undercooked meat.crescent shape. Fance, el salvador. terrible congential infection. HIV
anemia, thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, exhaustion, nausea, diarrhea, jaundice

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