Block 6 Infectious Disease - Parasites

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

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