Disease Information for Parasitic diseases

Ads
Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Abdominal Pain in Children
Diarrhea
Diarrhea/painless
Chronically ill patient/signs
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Laboratory Tests
Microbiology & Serology Findings
Microlab/Difficult agent to culture
Microlab/Stool Formed elements/stool microscope exam
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Eosinophiles (LAB)
Globulin, serum (Lab)
IGE/Immunoglobulin E (Lab)
IGM/Immunoglobulin M (Lab)
Monocytes (Lab)
ASCITIC Eosinophiles
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
BX/Gastric/Eosinophilic Gastritis
BX/Intestinal biopsy/ileum/ abnormal
BX/Liver biopsy/Granulomas in liver
PATH/Eosinophilic infiltrate/tissue
PATH/Granulomatous tissue/specimen
CT Scan
CT Scan/Chest abnormal
X-RAY
Xray/Calcifications Subcutaneous
Xray/Calcifications of soft tissue, multiple
Xray/Pulmonary infiltrate eosinophilia (PIE/Loeffler's syndrome)
Xray/Intraorbital calcifications/Head
X-RAY With contrast
BE/Lesion of terminal ileum (Xray)
SBS/Mucosal destruction small bowel (Xray)
SBS/Multiple intraluminal defects (Xray)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Chronic hives/urticaria
Enterocolitis, Infection
Eosinophilia Hypereosinophilia
Eosinophilic pneumonia/prolonged
Granulomatous liver/hepatitis syndrome
Hyperglobulinemia
Membranous Nephropathy
Myocarditis
Myocarditis, acute
Pericardial effusion
Urticaria/hives
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Parasites (category)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Granulomatous Infection
Pathophysiology/Granulomatous liver disease
Process
PROCESS/Group/by process (category)
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
PROCESS/Inflammatory/Granulomatous disease (ex)
PROCESS/Granulomatous Disease
Definition

Infections or infestations with parasitic organisms. They are often contracted through contact with an intermediate vector, but may occur as the result of direct exposure.

(Edit)

External Links Related to Parasitic diseases
Google
Wikipedia
Merck
Images
PubMed (National Library of Medicine)
NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
Ads