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Research & Reviews  533 results

Impact of intestinal parasites on microbiota and cobalamin gene sequences: a pilot study.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7168842
Parasites & Vectors; Mejia R, Damania A et. al.

Apr 20th, 2020 - Approximately 30% of children worldwide are infected with gastrointestinal parasites. Depending on the species, parasites can disrupt intestinal bacterial microbiota affecting essential vitamin biosynthesis. Stool samples were collected from 37 as...

Anthelmintic drugs for treating ascariasis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7156140
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Conterno LO, Turchi MD et. al.

Apr 14th, 2020 - Ascaris lumbricoides is a common infection, and mainly affects children living in low-income areas. Water and sanitation improvement, health education, and drug treatment may help break the cycle of transmission, and effective drugs will reduce mo...

A holistic approach is needed to control the perpetual burden of soil-transmitted helmi...
https://doi.org/10.1080/20477724.2020.1747855
Pathogens and Global Health; Nasr NA, Al-Mekhlafi HM et. al.

Apr 6th, 2020 - A cross-sectional survey was conducted among 1,142 Orang Ali schoolchildren in six states of Peninsular Malaysia to investigate the current prevalence and risk factors of STH infections. Faecal samples were examined using direct smear, formalin-et...

Detection of enteric parasite DNA in household and bed dust samples: potential for infe...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079405
Parasites & Vectors; Mejia R, Seco-Hidalgo V et. al.

Mar 19th, 2020 - Enteric parasites are transmitted in households but few studies have sampled inside households for parasites and none have used sensitive molecular methods. We collected bed and living room dust samples from households of children participating in...

Use of Multi-Parallel Real-Time Quantitative PCR to Determine Blastocystis Prevalence a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7253141
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Naceanceno KS, Matamoros G et. al.

Mar 19th, 2020 - To determine whether the presence of Blastocystis is associated with other gastrointestinal parasite infections, stool samples from 95 Honduran rural children were analyzed using multi-parallel quantitative real-time PCR and Kato-Katz. Combined re...

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Guidelines  1 results

Preventive Chemotherapy to Control Soil-Transmitted Helminth Infections in At-Risk Populatio...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK487927/pdf/Bookshelf_NBK487927.pdf
WHO

Sep 24th, 2017 - The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that infections with the main soil-transmitted helminths – the roundworm (Ascaris lumbricoides), the whipworm (Trichuris trichiura) and the hookworms (Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus) – co.

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Drugs  21 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  569 results

Impact of intestinal parasites on microbiota and cobalamin gene sequences: a pilot study.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7168842
Parasites & Vectors; Mejia R, Damania A et. al.

Apr 20th, 2020 - Approximately 30% of children worldwide are infected with gastrointestinal parasites. Depending on the species, parasites can disrupt intestinal bacterial microbiota affecting essential vitamin biosynthesis. Stool samples were collected from 37 as...

Anthelmintic drugs for treating ascariasis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7156140
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Conterno LO, Turchi MD et. al.

Apr 14th, 2020 - Ascaris lumbricoides is a common infection, and mainly affects children living in low-income areas. Water and sanitation improvement, health education, and drug treatment may help break the cycle of transmission, and effective drugs will reduce mo...

A holistic approach is needed to control the perpetual burden of soil-transmitted helmi...
https://doi.org/10.1080/20477724.2020.1747855
Pathogens and Global Health; Nasr NA, Al-Mekhlafi HM et. al.

Apr 6th, 2020 - A cross-sectional survey was conducted among 1,142 Orang Ali schoolchildren in six states of Peninsular Malaysia to investigate the current prevalence and risk factors of STH infections. Faecal samples were examined using direct smear, formalin-et...

Detection of enteric parasite DNA in household and bed dust samples: potential for infe...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7079405
Parasites & Vectors; Mejia R, Seco-Hidalgo V et. al.

Mar 19th, 2020 - Enteric parasites are transmitted in households but few studies have sampled inside households for parasites and none have used sensitive molecular methods. We collected bed and living room dust samples from households of children participating in...

Use of Multi-Parallel Real-Time Quantitative PCR to Determine Blastocystis Prevalence a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7253141
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Naceanceno KS, Matamoros G et. al.

Mar 19th, 2020 - To determine whether the presence of Blastocystis is associated with other gastrointestinal parasite infections, stool samples from 95 Honduran rural children were analyzed using multi-parallel quantitative real-time PCR and Kato-Katz. Combined re...

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News  4 results

Acute GI and Surgical Complications of Ascaris lumbricoides Infection
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/451597

Abstract and Introduction Ascaris lumbricoides, or roundworm, is the most common cause of helminthic infection of humans. There are nearly 1 billion persons infected with A lumbricoides worldwide. Ascaris infection, when left untreated, can result...

Urinary Ascariasis in a Man With Hematuria
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/410771

Abstract and Introduction We present a case believed to be the first reported North American presentation of Ascaris lumbricoides within the urogenital tract. A young man came to the emergency department because of painless hematuria and having ob...

Palmar Pallor as an Indicator for Anthelminthic Treatment Among Ill Children Aged 2-4 Years - Western Kenya, 1998
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/413785

Introduction Infections with the soil-transmitted intestinal helminths (i.e., Ascaris lumbricoides, Trichuris trichiura, and hookworm), estimated to affect approximately 1 billion persons, are among the most common and widespread human infections ...

Pancreatitis Due to Ascaris lumbricoides: Second Occurrence After 2 Years
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/410709

Abstract and Introduction Pancreatitis is a common disease in the United States, with the most likely etiologies being biliary tract disease and alcohol use. Infections with parasites such as Ascaris lumbricoides comprise a small percentage of pan...

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