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

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