Block 6 Infectious Disease - Parasites

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

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