ALLMedicine™ Acute Schistosomiasis Center
Research & Reviews 30 results
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Mduluza-Jokonya TL, Vengesai A et. al.
Aug 3rd, 2021 - Prompt diagnosis of acute schistosomiasis benefits the individual and provides opportunities for early public health intervention. In endemic areas schistosomiasis is usually contracted during the first 5 years of life, thus it is critical to look...
Journal of Travel Medicine; Camprubí-Ferrer D, Romero L et. al.
Jul 8th, 2021 - Improving the diagnosis and management of acute schistosomiasis with antibody, antigen and molecular techniques: lessons from a cluster of six travellers.|2021|Camprubí-Ferrer D,Romero L,Van Esbroeck M,Wammes LJ,Almuedo-Riera A,|
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease; Hoekstra PT, van Esbroeck M et. al.
Apr 7th, 2021 - In order to evaluate the diagnostic value of schistosome circulating anodic antigen (CAA) detection, serum and urine CAA-levels were determined in a single cluster of 34 Belgian tourists at three timepoints within a period of 14 weeks following pr...
Parasite (Paris, France); Jiang Y, Yuan Z et. al.
Jan 9th, 2021 - Schistosoma japonicum infection causes pathological injury to the host. Multiple studies have shown that intestinal helminth infection causes dysbiosis for the gut microbial community and impacts host immunology. However, the effect of acute S. ja...
Journal of Travel Medicine; Rabinowicz S, Leshem E et. al.
Jan 6th, 2021 - Schistosomiasis in non-immune travellers can cause acute schistosomiasis, a multi-systemic hypersensitivity reaction. Little is known regarding acute schistosomiasis in children. We describe acute schistosomiasis in paediatric travellers and compa...