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

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