Block 6 Infectious Disease - Parasites

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

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