Block 6 Infectious Disease - Parasites

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

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