Block 6 Infectious Disease - Parasites

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

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