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Research & Reviews  5,335 results

Colorectal Schistosomiasis Infection After Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intra...
https://doi.org/10.12659/AJCR.930439
The American Journal of Case Reports; Alshammari S, Almajed A et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers in men and women worldwide. There are several studies showing an association between chronic schistosomiasis infection and colorectal cancer. CASE REPORT A 53-year-old woman presented ...

Prevalence and risk factors of schistosomiasis among primary school children in four se...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009380
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Joof E, Sanyang AM et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - The Gambia initiated a control programme for schistosomiasis in 2015. In light of this, recent and comprehensive data on schistosomiasis is required to effectively guide the control programme. This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence and associ...

Intestinal schistosomiasis masquerading as intestinal polyps.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-021-06125-4 10.7257/1053-816X.2013.33.4.163 10.1016/j.ebiom.2017.10.004
BMC Infectious Diseases; Zhu XL, Song JZ et. al.

May 9th, 2021 - Schistosomiasis is very common in the southern part of the Yangtze River Basin in China. It is mainly manifested as appendicitis, ulcers, hematomas, and thickening of the intestinal tract. Schistosomiasis of the appendix is rare, mainly manifested...

The potential endocrine disruption mechanism of anthelmintic drug niclosamide by activa...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tox.2021.152805
Toxicology He S, Li X et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Niclosamide (NIC), a helminthic drug used widely for controlling schistosomiasis, can reportedly disrupt the endocrine system. However, its underlying mechanisms are still unclear. In this study, we revealed the potential endocrine disruption mech...

High burden of soil-transmitted helminth infections, schistosomiasis, undernutrition, a...
https://doi.org/10.1080/20477724.2021.1920777
Pathogens and Global Health; Belizario V, Delos Trinos JPCR et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - This study aimed to describe: 1) soil-transmitted helminthiasis (STH) and schistosomiasis prevalence and intensity in preschool-age children (PSAC) and school-age children (SAC), 2) schistosomiasis seroprevalence in SAC, 3) undernutrition prevalen...

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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  5,361 results

Colorectal Schistosomiasis Infection After Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intra...
https://doi.org/10.12659/AJCR.930439
The American Journal of Case Reports; Alshammari S, Almajed A et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Colorectal cancer is one of the most common cancers in men and women worldwide. There are several studies showing an association between chronic schistosomiasis infection and colorectal cancer. CASE REPORT A 53-year-old woman presented ...

Prevalence and risk factors of schistosomiasis among primary school children in four se...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pntd.0009380
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Joof E, Sanyang AM et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - The Gambia initiated a control programme for schistosomiasis in 2015. In light of this, recent and comprehensive data on schistosomiasis is required to effectively guide the control programme. This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence and associ...

Intestinal schistosomiasis masquerading as intestinal polyps.
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12879-021-06125-4 10.7257/1053-816X.2013.33.4.163 10.1016/j.ebiom.2017.10.004
BMC Infectious Diseases; Zhu XL, Song JZ et. al.

May 9th, 2021 - Schistosomiasis is very common in the southern part of the Yangtze River Basin in China. It is mainly manifested as appendicitis, ulcers, hematomas, and thickening of the intestinal tract. Schistosomiasis of the appendix is rare, mainly manifested...

The potential endocrine disruption mechanism of anthelmintic drug niclosamide by activa...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tox.2021.152805
Toxicology He S, Li X et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Niclosamide (NIC), a helminthic drug used widely for controlling schistosomiasis, can reportedly disrupt the endocrine system. However, its underlying mechanisms are still unclear. In this study, we revealed the potential endocrine disruption mech...

High burden of soil-transmitted helminth infections, schistosomiasis, undernutrition, a...
https://doi.org/10.1080/20477724.2021.1920777
Pathogens and Global Health; Belizario V, Delos Trinos JPCR et. al.

May 6th, 2021 - This study aimed to describe: 1) soil-transmitted helminthiasis (STH) and schistosomiasis prevalence and intensity in preschool-age children (PSAC) and school-age children (SAC), 2) schistosomiasis seroprevalence in SAC, 3) undernutrition prevalen...

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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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