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Research & Reviews  176 results

Auranofin for Giardia Protozoa
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02736968

Jun 3rd, 2022 - This is a phase IIa, randomized, placebo-controlled, single-blinded superiority treatment study in males and non-pregnant females, 18 to 65 years of age who are in good health. This study is designed to compare placebo to once daily doses of 6mg a...

Ulcerative Colitis Differential Diagnoses
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/183084-differential

May 31st, 2022 - Diagnostic Considerations Differentiation between ulcerative colitis (UC) and Crohn disease is critical to developing a treatment plan (see Table 1 below). In addition, prolonged use of cathartics, especially cascara, over many years may lead to a...

Endemic Thoracic Infections in Sub-Saharan Africa.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rcl.2022.01.003
Radiologic Clinics of North America; Rydzak CE, Lima AS et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - Although many of the thoracic infections endemic to Africa are also present around the world, this article focuses on entities that are emerging or disproportionately affect populations living in sub-Saharan Africa. Important emerging or reemergin...

Identification of asymptomatic Entamoeba histolytica infection by a serological screeni...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9071119
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Yanagawa Y, Shimogawara R et. al.

Apr 26th, 2022 - Amebiasis, caused by Entamoeba histolytica, is spreading in developing countries and in many developed countries as a sexually transmitted infection. Here, we evaluated the efficacy of serological screening to identify asymptomatic E. histolytica ...

A rare case of extraintestinal amebiasis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9004190
BMC Infectious Diseases; Fu B, Wang J et. al.

Apr 13th, 2022 - Amoebiasis is caused by the protozoan Entamoeba histolytica, which is a rare infectious disease in developed countries. If the trophozoites enter the blood, it can spread through the body, such as brain, and lungs. Cases of simultaneous infection ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

Auranofin for Giardia Protozoa
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02736968

Jun 3rd, 2022 - This is a phase IIa, randomized, placebo-controlled, single-blinded superiority treatment study in males and non-pregnant females, 18 to 65 years of age who are in good health. This study is designed to compare placebo to once daily doses of 6mg a...

Favipiravir vs Hydroxychloroquine vs Control in COVID -19
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04387760

Oct 26th, 2021 - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2/2019-nCoV) and has developed into a pandemic with serious global public health and economic sequelae. As of June 30, 2020 over 10,000,...

An Audit on Management of Chronic Diarrhea
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03269305

Dec 8th, 2020 - chronic diarrhea is defined as having loose or watery stools more than three times aday.Awakening at night to pass stools us often sign of an organic cause of diarrhea.In some cases chronic diarrhea is the result of intestinal infection that persi...

Field Studies of Amebiasis in Bangladesh
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02734264

Oct 26th, 2017 - Entamoeba histolytica infection results from ingestion of the cyst of Entamoeba histolytica from fecally-contaminated food or water. Local invasion results in amebic dysentery and metastasis to amebic liver abscess. The diagnosis of intestinal ame...

Auranofin PK Following Oral Dose Administration
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02089048

Apr 28th, 2017 - Auranofin is a gold-containing chemical salt, granted as an orphan drug status for use in the treatment of amebiasis. Amebiasis is a parasitic infection caused by the protozoon Entamoeba histolytica. It affects about ten percent of the world's pop...

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News  5 results

Oral Fixed Drug Eruption Due to Tinidazole
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/119206/contact-dermatitis/oral-fixed-drug-eruption-due-tinidazole
Rajbir Singh, MDS, Srinivas Sulugodu Ramachandra, MDS et. al.

Nov 30th, 2016 - To the Editor: A 50-year-old man presented with a painful ulcer and a burning sensation on the tongue of 2 days’ duration (Figure, A). The ulcer had a yellowish white appearance with erythematous borders.

Old drug could treat CMV
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/187247/transplantation/old-drug-could-treat-cmv
HT Staff

Jul 1st, 2016 - Micrograph showing CMV Image by Ed Uthman Research published in PLOS Pathogens suggests that emetine, a drug once used to treat amebiasis and induce vomiting in cases of poisoning, may also halt replication of cytomegalovirus (CMV). Although there.

Time to Think About Cyclosporiasis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/828665_2

Jul 28th, 2014 - Mr. Dowell: Are there other factors that can make it difficult to diagnose cyclosporiasis? Dr. Herwaldt: Diagnosing cyclosporiasis can be difficult, in part because even persons who have profuse diarrhea might not shed enough Cyclospora parasites ...

Crohn's Disease of the Penis Masquerading as Pyoderma Gangrenosum: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/67034/crohns-disease-penis-masquerading-pyoderma-gangrenosum-case-report-and
Sams HH, Kiripolsky MG et. al.

Pyoderma gangrenosum (PG) is an idiopathic, progressive, ulcerative skin disease. Half of all cases are associated with identifiable systemic diseases including arthritis,1 hepatitis,2 blood dyscrasia,3 and immunosuppression.

Drug Use, Hygiene Listed as MRSA Risk Factors in Gay Men
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/30638/infectious-diseases/drug-use-hygiene-listed-mrsa-risk-factors-gay-men
Family Practice News; Jeff Evans

BETHESDA, MD. — Community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in gay men might be associated with drug use and low levels of hygiene, especially after having sex.

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