Block 6 Infectious Disease - Parasites

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

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