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Research & Reviews  90 results

Angiostrongyliasis
https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/infectious-diseases/nematodes-roundworms/angiostrongyliasis

Sep 1st, 2022 - Angiostrongyliasis is infection with larvae of worms of the genus Angiostrongylus. Depending on the infecting species, abdominal symptoms (Angiostrongylus costaricensis) or neural involvement with eosinophilic meningitis (A. cantonensis) result. D...

Angiostrongyliasis
https://www.merckmanuals.com/en-ca/professional/infectious-diseases/nematodes-roundworms/angiostrongyliasis

Sep 1st, 2022 - Angiostrongyliasis is infection with larvae of worms of the genus Angiostrongylus. Depending on the infecting species, abdominal symptoms (Angiostrongylus costaricensis) or neural involvement with eosinophilic meningitis (A. cantonensis) result. D...

Angiostrongyliasis
https://www.merckmanuals.com/en-pr/professional/infectious-diseases/nematodes-roundworms/angiostrongyliasis

Sep 1st, 2022 - Angiostrongyliasis is infection with larvae of worms of the genus Angiostrongylus. Depending on the infecting species, abdominal symptoms (Angiostrongylus costaricensis) or neural involvement with eosinophilic meningitis (A. cantonensis) result. D...

Angiostrongylus cantonensis Nematode Invasion Pathway, Mallorca, Spain.
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2806.212344
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Delgado-Serra S, Sola J et. al.

May 25th, 2022 - Neural angiostrongyliasis is an emerging zoonosis caused by the rat lungworm, Angiostrongylus cantonensis. In humans, infection with this nematode often results in eosinophilic meningitis and other severe disorders of the central nervous system. E...

Host transmission dynamics of first- and third-stage Angiostrongylus cantonensis larvae...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0031182022000488
Parasitology Pai TY, Meyer W et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2022 - Given the importance of angiostrongyliasis as an emerging infectious disease of humans, companion animals, and wildlife, the current study focused on the transmission dynamics of first- and third-stage larvae of the parasitic nematode, Angiostrong...

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News  3 results

Cases of CNS Disease Tied to Contaminated Raw Veggies
https://www.medpagetoday.com/neurology/generalneurology/74389

Aug 2nd, 2018 - Angiostrongyliasis was linked with the consumption of raw vegetables containing larvae of the parasite Angiostrongylus cantonensis (often called "rat lungworm") in the continental U.S., researchers found. The CDC identified 12 confirmed angiostron...

Foodborne Parasite Tied to Eating Raw Centipedes
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/generalinfectiousdisease/74339

Jul 31st, 2018 - A woman and her adult son had antibodies to the parasite Angiostrongylus cantonensis after consuming raw centipedes purchased from a vegetable market in China, researchers found. This marks the first report of the A. cantonensis parasite (often ca...

Attaining My Dream Job in Global Child Health
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/46509/attaining-my-dream-job-global-child-health

Nov 30th, 2011 - It all began with a throbbing headache and unbelievable fatigue. "Ibuprofen every 6 hours and decrease the stress in your life," the Student Health Department said.

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