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

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