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Research & Reviews  661 results

Development of rSs-NIE-1 and rSs-IR Recombinant Antigen-Based Immunoblot for Detection ...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-1539
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; de Souza JN, Langford I et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Strongyloides stercoralis is a soil-transmitted nematode that can cause life-threatening conditions in immunocompromised persons. In the United States, strongyloidiasis should be considered mainly in immigrants, refugees, or travelers. The confirm...

Preventive chemotherapy for the control of strongyloidiasis in school-age children: Est...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8078808
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Bisanzio D, Montresor A et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Strongyloides stercoralis is a soil-transmitted helminth (STH) that affects approximately 600 million people worldwide. Interventions targeting S. stercoralis have not been implemented yet. Specific treatment (ivermectin) could be included in alre...

Prevalence of strongyloidiasis among cardiothoracic organ transplant candidates in a no...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tid.13614
Transplant Infectious Disease : an Official Journal of Th... Kottkamp AC, Filardo TD et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - Disseminated strongyloidiasis and hyperinfection syndrome can cause significant morbidity and mortality after transplantation. Screening and treatment prior to transplantation can reduce or prevent this disease. Targeted screening of transplant ca...

Efficacy and safety of ascending doses of moxidectin against Strongyloides stercoralis ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30691-5
The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; Hofmann D, Sayasone S et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Strongyloidiasis represents a major public health issue, particularly in resource-limited countries. Preliminary studies suggest that moxidectin might serve as an alternative to the only available treatment option, ivermectin. We aimed to evaluate...

Image of the month: Target the bugs: Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8002779
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Hokama A, Kishimoto K

Mar 25th, 2021 - A 74-year-old woman carrying the human T-lymphotropic virus type-1 (HTLV-1) presented with abdominal pain and vomiting. Computed tomography and microscopic analysis of the gastroduodenal drainage fluid made a diagnosis of paralytic ileus due to St...

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Guidelines  1 results

Guidelines for Overseas Presumptive Treatment of Strongyloidiasis, Schistosomiasis, and Soil...
https://www.cdc.gov/immigrantrefugeehealth/pdf/intestinal-parasites-overseas.pdf

Sep 16th, 2013 - These guidelines are recommendations for the International Organization for Migration (IOM) physicians and other panel physicians who administer overseas predeparture presumptive treatment for intestinal parasites. While most recommendations have.

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  679 results

Development of rSs-NIE-1 and rSs-IR Recombinant Antigen-Based Immunoblot for Detection ...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-1539
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; de Souza JN, Langford I et. al.

Apr 19th, 2021 - Strongyloides stercoralis is a soil-transmitted nematode that can cause life-threatening conditions in immunocompromised persons. In the United States, strongyloidiasis should be considered mainly in immigrants, refugees, or travelers. The confirm...

Preventive chemotherapy for the control of strongyloidiasis in school-age children: Est...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8078808
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Bisanzio D, Montresor A et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Strongyloides stercoralis is a soil-transmitted helminth (STH) that affects approximately 600 million people worldwide. Interventions targeting S. stercoralis have not been implemented yet. Specific treatment (ivermectin) could be included in alre...

Prevalence of strongyloidiasis among cardiothoracic organ transplant candidates in a no...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tid.13614
Transplant Infectious Disease : an Official Journal of Th... Kottkamp AC, Filardo TD et. al.

Apr 12th, 2021 - Disseminated strongyloidiasis and hyperinfection syndrome can cause significant morbidity and mortality after transplantation. Screening and treatment prior to transplantation can reduce or prevent this disease. Targeted screening of transplant ca...

Efficacy and safety of ascending doses of moxidectin against Strongyloides stercoralis ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30691-5
The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; Hofmann D, Sayasone S et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Strongyloidiasis represents a major public health issue, particularly in resource-limited countries. Preliminary studies suggest that moxidectin might serve as an alternative to the only available treatment option, ivermectin. We aimed to evaluate...

Image of the month: Target the bugs: Strongyloides stercoralis hyperinfection.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8002779
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Hokama A, Kishimoto K

Mar 25th, 2021 - A 74-year-old woman carrying the human T-lymphotropic virus type-1 (HTLV-1) presented with abdominal pain and vomiting. Computed tomography and microscopic analysis of the gastroduodenal drainage fluid made a diagnosis of paralytic ileus due to St...

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News  7 results

Consider strongyloidiasis before giving oral steroids
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/137867/infectious-diseases/consider-strongyloidiasis-giving-oral-steroids
Dermatology News; Bianca Nogrady

May 9th, 2017 - SYDNEY – Think twice before prescribing oral steroids for patients who have urticarial dermatitis, diarrhea, and cough, especially if they have lived in or recently traveled to tropical areas, Ian McCrossin, MD, said at the annual meeting of the A.

Weight Loss • Diarrhea • Mild Eosinophilia • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/102036/infectious-diseases/weight-loss-diarrhea-mild-eosinophilia-dx/page/0/1

Mar 1st, 2015 - Consider referral to an infectious disease specialist for patients coinfected with HTLV-1, as well as those who are immunocompromised. Such referral also may be appropriate for patients from countries where loa loa is endemic, because encephalopat.

Helminth Infections and HIV: A Double Hit
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/833311_4

Oct 20th, 2014 - Soil-Transmitted Helminths Strongyloidiasis is a soil-transmitted helminth infection that is concentrated in tropical and subtropical regions of the world, with an estimated prevalence of 50 million infections worldwide.[8] Studies have shown that...

Hyperinfective Strongyloidiasis in the Medical Ward: Review of 27 Cases in 5 Years
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/439435_2

Methods Twenty-seven cases of hyperinfective strongyloidiasis treated in the medical ward of the Princess Margaret Hospital, Roseau, Commonwealth of Dominica, West Indies between January 1995 and December 1999 were prospectively studied. The 200-b...

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