Block 6 Infectious Disease - Parasites

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

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