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Research & Reviews  5,255 results

Schistosoma mansoni alter transcription of immunomodulatory gene products following in ...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009200
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; McCusker P, Rohr CM et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Control of the neglected tropical disease schistosomiasis relies almost entirely on praziquantel (PZQ) monotherapy. How PZQ clears parasite infections remains poorly understood. Many studies have examined the effects of PZQ on worms cultured in vi...

Prevalence of schistosomiasis and its association with anemia among pregnant women: a s...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7923606
Parasites & Vectors; Adam I, ALhabardi NA et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Schistosomiasis is a highly prevalent parasitic disease that can lead to adverse maternal and perinatal outcomes. To our knowledge, there has been no systematic review and meta-analysis of schistosomiasis during pregnancy. We followed the Preferre...

Achieving equity in UHC interventions: who is left behind by neglected tropical disease...
https://doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2021.1886457
Global Health Action; Christine Masong M, Ozano K et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Background: The UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which pledge to leave no one behind for Universal health coverage (UHC) raise the importance of ensuring equitable health outcomes and healthcare delivery. As Neglected Tropical Diseases (N...

Access to Safe Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene: A Cross-Sectional Study among the Maasai...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0134
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Jacob B, Kazaura M

Mar 1st, 2021 - Safe water supply, sanitation, and hygiene (WaSH) are among key components to prevent and control waterborne diseases such as cholera, schistosomiasis, and other gastrointestinal morbidities in the community. In 2018, there was cholera outbreak in...

A systematic literature review of schistosomiasis in urban and peri-urban settings.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7906408
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Klohe K, Koudou BG et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Schistosomiasis is a parasitic disease caused by trematode worms of the genus Schistosoma and belongs to the neglected tropical diseases. The disease has been reported in 78 countries, with around 290.8 million people in need of treatment in 2018....

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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  2 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5,281 results

Schistosoma mansoni alter transcription of immunomodulatory gene products following in ...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009200
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; McCusker P, Rohr CM et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Control of the neglected tropical disease schistosomiasis relies almost entirely on praziquantel (PZQ) monotherapy. How PZQ clears parasite infections remains poorly understood. Many studies have examined the effects of PZQ on worms cultured in vi...

Prevalence of schistosomiasis and its association with anemia among pregnant women: a s...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7923606
Parasites & Vectors; Adam I, ALhabardi NA et. al.

Mar 3rd, 2021 - Schistosomiasis is a highly prevalent parasitic disease that can lead to adverse maternal and perinatal outcomes. To our knowledge, there has been no systematic review and meta-analysis of schistosomiasis during pregnancy. We followed the Preferre...

Achieving equity in UHC interventions: who is left behind by neglected tropical disease...
https://doi.org/10.1080/16549716.2021.1886457
Global Health Action; Christine Masong M, Ozano K et. al.

Mar 1st, 2021 - Background: The UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which pledge to leave no one behind for Universal health coverage (UHC) raise the importance of ensuring equitable health outcomes and healthcare delivery. As Neglected Tropical Diseases (N...

Access to Safe Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene: A Cross-Sectional Study among the Maasai...
https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.20-0134
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Jacob B, Kazaura M

Mar 1st, 2021 - Safe water supply, sanitation, and hygiene (WaSH) are among key components to prevent and control waterborne diseases such as cholera, schistosomiasis, and other gastrointestinal morbidities in the community. In 2018, there was cholera outbreak in...

A systematic literature review of schistosomiasis in urban and peri-urban settings.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7906408
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Klohe K, Koudou BG et. al.

Feb 25th, 2021 - Schistosomiasis is a parasitic disease caused by trematode worms of the genus Schistosoma and belongs to the neglected tropical diseases. The disease has been reported in 78 countries, with around 290.8 million people in need of treatment in 2018....

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News  15 results

Gene study reveals secrets of parasitic worms, possible treatments
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-worms/gene-study-reveals-secrets-of-parasitic-worms-possible-treatments-idUSKCN1NA21V

Nov 5th, 2018 - LONDON (Reuters) - The largest study to date of the genetic makeup of parasitic worms has found hundreds of new clues about how they invade the human body, evade its immune system and cause disease. FILE PHOTO: A giant 25m worm representing the pa...

Helminth Infections in Neonates and Young Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/827262_2

Jun 24th, 2014 - Helminth Infections The preceding answer choices represent, in descending order, the 5 most prevalent helminth infections worldwide: ascariasis, trichuriasis (or whipworm), hookworm, schistosomiasis, and lymphatic filariasis.[2] Of these, only hoo...

New drug holds promise for parasitic worm disease
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-schistosomiasis-drug/new-drug-holds-promise-for-parasitic-worm-disease-idUSN1647761920080317

Mar 17th, 2008 - CHICAGO (Reuters) - U.S. researchers have discovered a promising new drug for schistosomiasis — a parasitic worm disease that affects more than 200 million people in 70 countries. A map showing the geographic distribution of schistosomiasis, a par...

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