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ALLMedicine™ Angiostrongyliasis Center

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Angiostrongylus cantonensis Nematode Invasion Pathway, Mallorca, Spain.
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...
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...

Case Report: Abdominal Angiostrongyliasis in the Amazon of Ecuador.
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Calvopiña M, Guerra-Vilca J et. al.

Apr 5th, 2022 - Abdominal angiostrongyliasis, a foodborne parasitic disease, caused by the zoonotic nematode Angiostrongylus costaricensis, is a rarely reported human eosinophilic enteritis, only been diagnosed in the America continent. The adult worm invades art...

Heme oxygenase-1 modulates brain inflammation and apoptosis in mice with angiostrongyli...
Parasitology International; Chen KM, Lan KP et. al.

Dec 24th, 2021 - The rat nematode lungworm Angiostrongylus cantonensis undergoes obligatory intracerebral migration in its hosts and causes eosinophilic meningitis or meningoencephalitis. Heme oxygenase 1 (HO-1) has several cytoprotective properties such as anti-o...

Feasibility of near-infrared spectroscopy for species identification and parasitologica...
PloS One; Valladares V, Pasquini C et. al.

Nov 12th, 2021 - Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) has been applied in epidemiological surveillance studies of insect vectors of parasitic diseases, such as the Dengue's mosquitoes. However, regarding mollusks, vectors of important worldwide helminth diseases such...

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Attaining My Dream Job in 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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