Parasites & Vectors 2016 9:486 Seroprevalence of fascioliasis, toxocariasis, strongyloidiasis and cysticercosis in blood samples diagnosed in Medic Medical Center Laboratory, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in 2012. Little information is available on the prevalence of parasitic infections in Vietnam especially on toxocariasis and strongyloidiasis.
The seroprevalence rates found in this study may reflect that of people living in the southwest region of Vietnam, including HCMC, as most of the blood samples received originated from this region. Seroprevalence rates for all infections reported here are high, especially for toxocariasis (45.2 %) and strongyloidiasis (7.4 %). Transmission of some of the diseases can be explained by the dietary habits of the locals. For example, consuming raw vegetables such as kangkong-kalabau (Enhydra fluctuants) and Brahmi (Herpestis monniera) contaminated with metacercariae of Fasciola spp., or eating raw/pickled pork (nem chua and nem chao), vegetables and dog meat contaminated with taeniid eggs and cysts of T. solium [12, 13].
IUGAZA1 via YOUTUBE 14/04/14 Strongyloides stercoralis. CAMILO ROZO via YOUTUBE 27/05/16 Infectious Disease Final Case Presentation - Strongyloides. JOURNAL OF TROPICAL DISEASES - 2016 - Prevalence and Risk Factors of Strongyloides Stercoralis Infection in Selected Tea Garden of Sylhet, Bangladesh. PLOS 25/09/14 Strongyloides stercoralis: Systematic Review of Barriers to Controlling Strongyloidiasis for Australian Indigenous Communities. Abstract Background Strongyloides stercoralis infects human hosts mainly through skin contact with contaminated soil.
PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Aug; 8(8): e3018. Strongyloidiasis—An Insight into Its Global Prevalence and Management. Abstract Background Strongyloides stercoralis, an intestinal parasitic nematode, infects more than 100 million people worldwide.
The disease has a worldwide distribution and is endemic in tropical and subtropical regions. Therefore, this study was conducted to investigate seroepidemiology of Strongyloides infection amongst immunocompromised patients in Southwest Iran. This cross-sectional study was conducted amongst a population of immunocompromised patients who were referred to health care or hospital referral centres in Ahvaz, Southwest Iran.
Serum samples were tested by an enzyme immunoassay for anti-IgG Strongyloides antibody. Keywords. Parasite Epidemiology and Control Volume 1, Issue 2, Pages 15-204 (June 2016) Anthelmintics efficacy against intestinal strongyles in horses of Sardinia, Italy. Abstract Intestinal strongyles (IS) are the most important parasites of equids, due to their high prevalence worldwide, pathogenicity and the spread of drug-resistant populations.
Despite the large number of horses bred in Sardinia Island, Italy, no data are available on the efficacy of anthelmintic compounds in the control of horse strongylosis. Therefore the aim of the present study was to evaluate the efficacy of five commercial anthelmintic formulations containing fenbendazole (FBZ), pyrantel (PYR), moxidectin (MOX) and two ivermectin formulations (IVM1 and IVM2) against IS in Sardinia by performing a fecal egg count reduction test (FECRT) and investigating the egg reappearance period (ERP) after treatment.
In total, 74 horses from 7 farms were examined. Coprocultures performed for individual fecal samples collected at the day of the treatment revealed that cyathostomins were the predominant parasitic species (98.6%). Keywords 1. 2. EUROSURVEILLANCE 04/08/16 Epidemiology of Strongyloides stercoralis in northern Italy: results of a multicentre case–control study, February 2013 to July 2014. D Buonfrate 1 , M Baldissera 2 , F Abrescia 3 , M Bassetti 4 , G Caramaschi 5 , M Giobbia 6 , M Mascarello 7 , P Rodari 8 , N Scattolo 9 , G Napoletano 2 , Z Bisoffi 1 , on behalf of the CCM Strongyloides Study Group 10 + Author affiliations.
Korean J Parasitol Vol. 51, No. 6: 743-745, December 2013 A Modified Formalin-Ether Concentration Technique for Diagnosis of Human Strongyloidiasis. Parasite Epidemiology and Control Volume 1, Issue 3, September 2016, Seroepidemiology of Strongyloides stercoralis amongst immunocompromised patients in Southwest Iran. Am J Case Rep, 2012; 13: 7-10 Gastric strongyloidiasis as multiple small gastric nodules. Strongyle infections and parasitic control strategies in German horses - a risk assessment. PLOS 09/05/13 A Public Health Response against Strongyloides stercoralis: Time to Look at Soil-Transmitted Helminthiasis in Full. Strongyloides stercoralis infections have a worldwide distribution with a global burden in terms of prevalence and morbidity that is largely ignored.
A public health response against soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections should broaden the strategy to include S. stercoralis and overcome the epidemiological, diagnostic, and therapeutic challenges that this parasite poses in comparison to Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura, and hookworms. The relatively poor sensitivity of single stool evaluations, which is further lowered when quantitative techniques aimed at detecting eggs are used, also complicates morbidity evaluations and adequate drug efficacy measurements, since S. stercoralis is eliminated in stools in a larval stage. Specific stool techniques for the detection of larvae of S. stercoralis, like Baermann's and Koga's agar plate, despite superiority over direct techniques are still suboptimal.
Figures Copyright: © 2013 Krolewiecki et al. Introduction Table 1. Table 2. PLOS 07/02/13 Diagnosis, Treatment and Risk Factors of Strongyloides stercoralis in Schoolchildren in Cambodia. Abstract Background Worldwide, an estimated 30 to 100 million people are infected with Strongyloides stercoralis, a soil-transmitted helminth.
Information on the parasite is scarce in most settings. In semi-rural Cambodia, we determined infection rates and risk factors; compared two diagnostic methods (Koga agar plate [KAP] culture and Baermann technique) for detecting S. stercoralis infections, using a multiple stool examination approach; and assessed efficacy of ivermectin treatment. Methods/Principal Findings. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013, 13:78 Severe strongyloidiasis: a systematic review of case reports. SCARSDALE VETS - DEC 2013 – LungwormDogs with lungworm infection have been seen here at Scarsdale Vets, so it is important that.
SCARSDALE VETS - DEC 2013 – Lungworm Dogs with lungworm infection have been seen here at Scarsdale Vets, so it is important that all dog owners are aware of this worm and its potential affects. – guatemalt
BMC Veterinary Research 2014, 10:262 Strongyle infections and parasitic control strategies in German horses ― a risk assessment. Durrheim (2013)1 “Simply wearing footwear could interrupt the transmission of Strongyloides stercoralis” (BMJ 2013; 347: f5219) is to be applauded for suggesting that an environmental rather than clinical intervention might be the key to controlling Strongyloides stercoralis.
For too long we have taken a purely clinical approach – ie pills – to treating Strongyloides infection in humans, and ignored both the reinfection rates and the potential for development of antihelminthic resistance. However cultural acceptability of footwear, particularly in hot climates, is low, suggesting other environmental control methods should also be assessed. Grove’s thirty year old suggestion that the most effective control measures against human helminthes has been the installation and usage of safe waste disposal systems still holds. 1. Durrheim D. 2013 Simply wearing footwear could interrupt transmission of Strongyloides stercoralis BMJ 2013;347 doi: (Published 21 August 2013) 2. CDC MMWR 12/04/13 Transmission of Strongyloides stercoralis Through Transplantation of Solid Organs — Pennsylvania, 2012. Case Reports in Medicine Volume 2014 (2014), Strongyloidiasis: The Cause of Multiple Gastrointestinal Ulcers in an Immunocompete.
Mahidol University - NOV 2012 - GENETIC DIFFERENTIATION OF STRONGYLOIDES STERCORALIS FROM TWO DIFFERENT CLIMATE ZONES REVEALED B. Journal of Animal & Plant Sciences, 23(1): 2013, TREATMENT OF NATURALLY ACQUIRED STRONGYLOIDES STERCORALIS INFECTION IN A DOG WI. UNIVERSITY OF ZAGREB - OCT 2013 - Importance of lungworm infections in farmed red deer (Cervus elaphus L.) RESEARCH JOURNAL OF PARASITOLOGY - 2012 - Lungworm infestation in piglets in different parts of Mizoram, India. Journal of Intensive Care 2013, 1:7 A case of Strongyloides hyperinfection associated with tuberculosis. BMC Research Notes 2013, 6:200 Strongyloides stercoralis is a cause of abdominal pain, diarrhea and urticaria in rural Cambodia.
Strongyloidiasis, an infection of an intestinal parasitic nematode, affects about 30–100 million people worldwide [1,2]. It is endemic in areas where sanitary conditions are poor and where the climate is warm and humid . The clinical manifestations of strongyloidiasis vary greatly according to infection intensity and the immune-status of the patient. It is thought that more than 50% of all infections remain asymptomatic [4-6]. In Cambodia, a recent study showed that 24.4% and 49.3% of schoolchildren were infected with strongyloidiasis and hookworm, respectively . GARDEN WILDLIFE HEALTH - JUIN 2013 - Lungworm in Hedgehogs. SCIMED CENTRAL - 2014 - Gastritis by Strongyloides Stercoralis. DEFRA AHVLA - 2012 - Lungworm in cattle. PLOS 11/07/13 Strongyloides stercoralis: Global Distribution and Risk Factors.
Abstract Background The soil-transmitted threadworm, Strongyloides stercoralis, is one of the most neglected among the so-called neglected tropical diseases (NTDs). We reviewed studies of the last 20 years on S. stercoralis's global prevalence in general populations and risk groups. Methods/Principal Findings A literature search was performed in PubMed for articles published between January 1989 and October 2011.
Conclusions Our findings show high infection prevalence rates in the general population in selected countries and geographical regions. Author Summary. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg., 88(3), 2013, pp. 420–425 Review: Strongyloidiasis: An Emerging Infectious Disease in China. PLOS 05/09/13 Lungworm Infections in German Dairy Cattle Herds — Seroprevalence and GIS-Supported Risk Factor Analysis. In November 2008, a total of 19,910 bulk tank milk (BTM) samples were obtained from dairy farms from all over Germany, corresponding to about 20% of all German dairy herds, and analysed for antibodies against the bovine lungworm Dictyocaulus viviparus by use of the recombinant MSP-ELISA.
A total number of 3,397 (17.1%; n = 19,910) BTM samples tested seropositive. The prevalences in individual German federal states varied between 0.0% and 31.2% positive herds. A geospatial map was drawn to show the distribution of seropositive and seronegative herds per postal code area. ELISA results were further analysed for associations with land-use and climate data. Bivariate statistical analysis was used to identify potential spatial risk factors for dictyocaulosis.
Figures. International Journal of Infectious Diseases Volume 18, January 2014, Pages 32–37 Imported strongyloidiasis in Spain. CDC 06/01/12 Strongyloides. CDC EID DE MAI 2011 - Strongyloidiasis in Man 75 Years after Initial Exposure V. Prendki et al. Skip directly to local search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to navigation Skip directly to site content Skip directly to page options CDC Home CDC 24/7: Saving Lives.