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Research & Reviews  206 results

RNA sequencing reveals dynamic expression of spleen lncRNAs and mRNAs in Beagle dogs in...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9351231
Parasites & Vectors; Xu Y, Zheng WB et. al.

Aug 5th, 2022 - Toxocara canis is a cosmopolitan parasite with a significant adverse impact on the health of humans and animals. The spleen is a major immune organ that plays essential roles in protecting the host against various infections. However, its role in ...

Hypereosinophilic Syndrome Differential Diagnoses
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/202030-differential

Jul 13th, 2022 - Diagnostic Considerations Other problems to be considered in the differential diagnosis of hypereosinophilic syndrome include the following: Allergic diseases Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia Collagen vascular diseases Atopic dermatitis...

The Effectiveness of Albendazole Treatment Among Infected Toxocara Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05208333

Apr 20th, 2022 - This study includes 2 phases below: Phase 1: Cross-sectional study Sample population: total 960 pupils aged 3-15 years old from public kindergartens, primary schools, and secondary schools in Ho Chi Minh City. Data collection will be conducted fol...

Seroprevalence and risk factors of Toxocara canis infection in children aged 2-15 years...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cimid.2022.101801
Comparative Immunology, Microbiology and Infectious Disea... Foroutan M, Soltani S et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2022 - Human toxocariasis (HT) is one of the most prevalent zoonotic diseases with a worldwide distribution. There is no epidemiological study showing the seroprevalence of toxocariasis among children in southwest Iran, Khuzestan Province. Accordingly, t...

Toxocariasis in migrant children: A 6 years' experience in a reference pediatric unit i...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tmaid.2022.102288
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease; Bustamante J, Sainz T et. al.

Mar 6th, 2022 - Toxocariasis is a worldwide distributed zoonosis that affects characteristically children. Clinical presentation is highly variable, often asymptomatic, and treatment duration is controversial. A retrospective descriptive study (January 2014-Decem...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

The Effectiveness of Albendazole Treatment Among Infected Toxocara Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05208333

Apr 20th, 2022 - This study includes 2 phases below: Phase 1: Cross-sectional study Sample population: total 960 pupils aged 3-15 years old from public kindergartens, primary schools, and secondary schools in Ho Chi Minh City. Data collection will be conducted fol...

The Current Study Aimed to Evaluate the Therapeutic Features and Complications of Liver Hydatid Cyst in Patients Who Underwent Surgery for CE in Fars Province, Southern Iran.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04363151

Apr 28th, 2020 - Fars province with the capital of Shiraz in one of the thirty-one provinces of Iran located in the southwest part of the country with a population of more than 4.6 million people of which 67.6% living in urban areas, 32.2% in rural areas and 0.3% ...

A Study for the Ocular Toxocariasis Patients With the Pulmonary Toxocariasis, and Ocular Toxocariasis Cohort
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03814837

Jan 24th, 2019 - Toxocara canis (also known as dog roundworm) is wide-reaching parasite of dogs and other canids. It can spread between animals such as cats, pigs and cows by ingestion of worm eggs from the feces of an infected animal. In humans, two pathways of i...

Treatment of Asymptomatic Toxocariasis With Albendazole in Children
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00755560

Feb 19th, 2016 - The purpose of this study is to evaluate effectiveness of albendazole in the treatment of the asymptomatic infection with the parasite Toxocara in children. Treatment response is defined as a reduction in the number of eosinophils in blood. The st...

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News  7 results

A Girl Whose Eyes Appear White in Photos
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/906153_2

Dec 12th, 2018 - Case Diagnosis High refractive error is the correct diagnosis, given the normal dilated fundus exam and astigmatism found with the cycloplegic refraction. Pseudoleukocoria, a transient artefactual white pupillary reflex seen on flash-illuminated p...

Teen Youngest Person in History of IDWeek to Present
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/903078

Oct 7th, 2018 -   Devyn Stek at IDWeek 2018. IDWeek photo SAN FRANCISCO — Thirteen-year old Devyn Stek, from Pottstown, Pennsylvania, made history here at IDWeek 2018 as the youngest person ever to present at the conference. Her work, which was originally her sev...

Neurocysticercosis: Leading Cause of Acquired Epilepsy Worldwide
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/866570

Aug 1st, 2016 - Hello. I am Dr Paul Cantey, a medical epidemiologist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). I am pleased to be speaking with you today as part of the CDC Expert Commentary Series on Medscape. Today I will be discussing neglected ...

Antibodies to Roundworm Linked to Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/770838

Sep 13th, 2012 - September 13, 2012 — The presence of antibodies to Toxocara canis, a roundworm in dogs, and Toxocara cati, a roundworm in cats, is higher in individuals with epilepsy than among controls, results of a systematic review and meta-analysis suggest. G...

Antibodies to Roundworm Linked to Epilepsy
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/770838

Sep 13th, 2012 - September 13, 2012 — The presence of antibodies to Toxocara canis, a roundworm in dogs, and Toxocara cati, a roundworm in cats, is higher in individuals with epilepsy than among controls, results of a systematic review and meta-analysis suggest. G...

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