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ALLMedicine™ Neurocysticercosis Center

Research & Reviews  1,299 results

Multimodality Evaluation of a Septal Cystic Cavity and Ventricular Septal Defect in the...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.120.011688
Circulation. Cardiovascular Imaging; Schuuring MJ, van der Bom T et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Multimodality Evaluation of a Septal Cystic Cavity and Ventricular Septal Defect in the Setting of Neurocysticercosis and Endocarditis.|2021|Schuuring MJ,van der Bom T,Konings TC,Götte MJW,Koolbergen DR,|

Inflammation in neurocysticercosis: clinical relevance and impact on treatment decisions.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2021.1912592
Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy; Hamamoto Filho PT, Fragoso G et. al.

Apr 1st, 2021 - Neurocysticercosis is caused by the localization of Taenia solium larvae in the central nervous system. The disease remains endemic in most countries of Latin America, Asia and Africa. While major improvements have been made in its diagnosis and t...

The effectiveness of anti-inflammatory and anti-seizure medication for individuals with...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009193
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Abraham A, Bustos JA et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - Single brain enhancing lesions (SEL) are the most common presentation of neurocysticercosis (NCC) observed on neuroimaging in people presenting with epileptic seizures not only on the Indian sub-continent and in travelers returning from cysticerco...

Identification and culture of proliferative cells in abnormal Taenia solium larvae: Rol...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8016263
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Orrego MA, Verastegui MR et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2021 - Racemose neurocysticercosis is an aggressive disease caused by the aberrant expansion of the cyst form of Taenia solium within the subarachnoid spaces of the human brain and spinal cord resulting in a mass effect and chronic inflammation. Although...

Control trial of porcine cysticercosis in Uganda using a combination of the TSOL18 vacc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7981864
Infectious Diseases of Poverty; Nsadha Z, Rutebarika C et. al.

Mar 21st, 2021 - Neurocysticercosis caused by Taenia solium when the parasite lodges in the central nervous system, is an important cause of human seizures and mortality in sub-Saharan Africa. The parasite is prevalent in many regions of Uganda. Pigs are intermedi...

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Guidelines  4 results

Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurocysticercosis: 2017 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5889044
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... White AC, Coyle CM et. al.

Apr 4th, 2018 - Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurocysticercosis: 2017 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH).|2018|White AC,Coyle CM,Rajshekhar V,Singh G,Ha...

Diagnosis and Treatment of Neurocysticercosis: 2017 Clinical Practice Guidelines by the Infe...
https://academic.oup.com/cid/article/66/8/e49/4885412
A Clinton White Jr.

Feb 21st, 2018 - These guidelines present our approaches to the diagnosis and management of patients with the different forms of neurocysticercosis, including viable parenchymal neurocysticercosis, single enhancing lesions, calcified parenchymal neurocysticercosis.

Screening, diagnosis and management of human cysticercosis and Taenia solium taeniasis:...
https://doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12887
Tropical Medicine & International Health : TM & IH; Zammarchi L, Bonati M et. al.

Apr 27th, 2017 - Neurocysticercosis, the central nervous system's localised form of cysticercosis, is considered to be the leading cause of epilepsy in the developing world. In Europe, the disease is mainly imported and affects both immigrants and travellers. Howe...

Evidence-based guideline: Treatment of parenchymal neurocysticercosis
https://www.aesnet.org/sites/default/files/file_attach/ClinicalResources/Guidelines/Neurocysticercosisguideline22.pdf
Ruth Ann Baird

Apr 8th, 2013 - Albendazole plus either dexamethasone or prednisolone should be considered for adults and children with neurocysticercosis, both to decrease the number of active lesions on brain imaging studies (Level B) and to reduce long-term seizure frequency.

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Drugs  37 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,361 results

Multimodality Evaluation of a Septal Cystic Cavity and Ventricular Septal Defect in the...
https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.120.011688
Circulation. Cardiovascular Imaging; Schuuring MJ, van der Bom T et. al.

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Multimodality Evaluation of a Septal Cystic Cavity and Ventricular Septal Defect in the Setting of Neurocysticercosis and Endocarditis.|2021|Schuuring MJ,van der Bom T,Konings TC,Götte MJW,Koolbergen DR,|

Inflammation in neurocysticercosis: clinical relevance and impact on treatment decisions.
https://doi.org/10.1080/14787210.2021.1912592
Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy; Hamamoto Filho PT, Fragoso G et. al.

Apr 1st, 2021 - Neurocysticercosis is caused by the localization of Taenia solium larvae in the central nervous system. The disease remains endemic in most countries of Latin America, Asia and Africa. While major improvements have been made in its diagnosis and t...

The effectiveness of anti-inflammatory and anti-seizure medication for individuals with...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009193
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Abraham A, Bustos JA et. al.

Mar 31st, 2021 - Single brain enhancing lesions (SEL) are the most common presentation of neurocysticercosis (NCC) observed on neuroimaging in people presenting with epileptic seizures not only on the Indian sub-continent and in travelers returning from cysticerco...

Identification and culture of proliferative cells in abnormal Taenia solium larvae: Rol...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8016263
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Orrego MA, Verastegui MR et. al.

Mar 22nd, 2021 - Racemose neurocysticercosis is an aggressive disease caused by the aberrant expansion of the cyst form of Taenia solium within the subarachnoid spaces of the human brain and spinal cord resulting in a mass effect and chronic inflammation. Although...

Control trial of porcine cysticercosis in Uganda using a combination of the TSOL18 vacc...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7981864
Infectious Diseases of Poverty; Nsadha Z, Rutebarika C et. al.

Mar 21st, 2021 - Neurocysticercosis caused by Taenia solium when the parasite lodges in the central nervous system, is an important cause of human seizures and mortality in sub-Saharan Africa. The parasite is prevalent in many regions of Uganda. Pigs are intermedi...

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News  23 results

Migraine in Patients with Calcified Neurocysticercosis
https://www.mdedge.com/neurology/migraineresourcecenter/article/203088/headache-migraine/migraine-patients-calcified?channel=63462

Jun 18th, 2019 - The clinical characteristics of migraine attacks are sufficiently different in patients with and without neurocysticercosis, a new study found. Researchers investigated the characteristics of migraine attacks in patients with calcified neurocystic.

Worsening migraine due to neurocysticercosis
https://www.mdedge.com/ccjm/article/132192/imaging/worsening-migraine-due-neurocysticercosis?channel=162
Emily J. Elliott, DO, LT MC USN, Edwin J. Landaker, MD, CDR MC USN

Mar 1st, 2017 - A 35-year-old woman with a history of migraine presented with a headache that had worsened over the past 2 weeks. The headache was occipital and was associated with blurred vision, photophobia, tingling of the hands, episodes of flashing lights an.

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

Jul 31st, 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 ...

Neurocysticercosis: A Treatable Cause of Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/810261_2

Sep 5th, 2013 - Epidemiology of Neurocysticercosis Although neurocysticercosis may seem an exotic disease for many physicians practicing in the United States, it should be considered as a cause of epilepsy particularly in Americans who have traveled abroad and in...

Neurocysticercosis: A Treatable Cause of Epilepsy
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/810261

Sep 5th, 2013 - New Guidelines: Treatment of Parenchymal Neurocysticercosis The American Academy of Neurology (AAN) recently published evidence-based guidelines[1] on the treatment of parenchymal neurocysticercosis. According to the AAN guideline, neurocysticerco...

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