Block 6 Infectious Disease - Parasites

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

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