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this parasitic disease is caused by parasites of the genus plasmodiummalaria
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this film identifies the malaria parasite only, but not the speciesthick
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Antimalarial: trade name of atovaquone/proguanil combomalarone
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this is the life form of the malarial parasite taken up by a mosquitogametocyte
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pts with these two species of malaria are often given a second drug to help prevent relapsevivax, ovale
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Schistosomas leave humans through this waste product to infect othersstool or feces
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benznidazole and nifurtimox are drugs of choice for _______________American trypanosomiasis
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the most common species of plasmodium found in malariafalciparum
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In malaria, the sporozoite migrates towards this organ after insertionliver
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falciparum has the ability to block capillaries in this organbrain
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these two species of plasmodium have dormant liver stages and can relapsevivax, ovale
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the thin film helps you identify this factorspecies
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in the liver, cercariae prefer to lodge in this vesselhepatic portal vein
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the female mosquito of this genus carries the parasite for malariaanopheles
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this film identifies species of malariathin
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In some parts of the world, they continue to spray these harmful pesticides to deter mosquitoesddt
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Antimalarial: This tetracycline has antimalarial effectsdoxycycline
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The intermediate host of schistosomiasissnail
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drug resistance is found only in these two species of plasmodiumfalciparum, vivax
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this is the life form of the malarial parasite injected by a mosquitosporozoite
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The sex form of the malaria parasite, this cell looks like a banana and is of diagnostic value in malariagametocyte
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tropical splenomegaly and jaundice are signs of this type of anemiahemolytic
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In women, this is one of the most preferable sequestration sites for P falciparumplacenta
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this technique is the most widely used for malaria diagnosisgiemsa stained blood films
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former residents of malaria-risk areas must wait this many years before donating bloodthree
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this is a common water borne disease in africaschistosomiasis
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This species of schistosomiasis is the most widespread and involves the GI system and livermansoni
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This species of schistosomiasis is the most infectious and is the only intestinal fluke in Chinajaponicum
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aka chagas and sleeping sicknessAmerican trypanosomiasis
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Either of these two drugs can be used for trypanosomiasisbenznidazole or nifurtimox
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aka bilharzia, this parasitic disease is caused by flukes/trematodesschistosomiasis
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Def: a liver cell infected with replicating sporozoiteschizont
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Malaria in pregnant women and children compounds the risk for this conditionanemia
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most generally effective measure to prevent malaria transmissionvector control
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Antimalarial: use when there is chloroquine resistance and tissue infiltrationprimaquine
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this is the type of parasite in schistosomiasisfluke
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this schistosoma can cause ulcerated and thickened bowel wallsmansoni
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Symptoms of Chagas disease are primarily in these two organsheart and brain
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one of the four basic technical elements of the global malaria control strategevector control
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This species of schistosomiasis targets the urinary system and is primarily in Africahaematobium
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the most PATHOLOGICAL life form of the schistosomiasis infectionegg
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S. mansoni is deposits its eggs herelarge intestine
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The first sign of schistosomiasis, occurs within daysrash
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bladder carcinoma is late complication of infection by this schistosomahaematobium
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When due to trypanosomiasis, the characteristic sign of eye swelling is known as ________________Romana's sign or chagoma
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falciparum can block organ blood flow due to this propertycytoadherence
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Def: blood in the urinehematuria
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this antimalarial can be delivered in a variety of ways and no resistance has yet been foundartemisinin
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These cells are found in the INFECTIVE stage of schistosomiasiscercariae
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In schistosomiasis, an egg induces this kind of inflammatory reactionchronic granulomatous lesion
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Another name for an acute attack of schistosomiasis, marked by eosinophiliakatayama fever
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def: excess fluid in the space between the tissues lining the abdomen and abdominal organs (the peritoneal cavity)ascites
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This descriptive symptom illustrates a complication of malaria: RBCs undergo hemolysis, releasing hemoglobin into the blood vessels and into the urine, frequently leading to renal blackwater fever
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Aka Biltricide, this is an anthelmintic effective against flatworms such as schistosomaspraziquantel
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this family of insects is primary vector of transmission of trypanosomiasisreduviidae
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This is a cell which does NOT have flagella nor ciliaamastigote
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this public health intervention involves giving two doses of effective anti malarial drugs during routine antenatal clinicsintermittent preventive therapy
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This lifeform of trypanosoma penetrates the bite woundtrypomastigote
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diagnosis of trypanosomiasis is done through this techniqueperipheral blood smear (pbs)
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a phenomenon seen through a microscope where red blood cells (erythrocytes) are arranged around a central cell to form a cluster that looks like a flowerrosetting
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In areas of intense malaria transmission, most cases of severe malarial anemia require an infusion of this:blood transfusion
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IPTintermittent preventive therapy
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Antimalarial: a synthetic analog of quinine, this drug has started to lose its efficacy due to resistancemefloquine
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Reduviidae is this type of bug, which feeds on vertebrate bloodtriatomine
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The geographic area where the infection occurred is a clue to this factor of treatmentdrug susceptibility
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This disease increases the risk of maternal anemia, stillbirth, abortion, and neonatal deathmalaria
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this ciliated form of schistosoma travels in fresh water to infect snailsmiracidium
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