Disease Information for Schistosomiasis, acute/syndrome

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Edema Children
Pruritic/itching rash
Rash, chronic/Dermatitis
Bloody diarrhea
Diarrhea
Stool color/appearance abnormal
Lymphadenopathy Systemic
Hepatosplenomegaly
Palpable Liver/Hepatomegaly
Cough
Cough Dry Non-productive
Dyspnea
Rales
Splenomegaly
Acutely ill patient/signs
Fever
Fever Febrile Possible
Fever in Immigrants
Flu-Like Syndrome
High body temperature
Malaise
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Fever Immigrant Recent Home country visit
Presentation/Fever recent Travel Long visit return
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Course/Four to six week illness
Course/Self limited usually
Demographics & Risk Factors
Exposure Factors
Exposure/pond water/river water/fresh water
Travel, Geographic & Climate Related Factors
Residence/travel/Africa
Residence/travel/Asia
Residence/travel/Egypt
Residence/travel/Low lands/Wet lands/River valley areas
Residence/travel/Puerto Rico
Residence/travel/South America
Residence/travel/Zimbabwe
Ethnic or Racial Factors
Egyptian population
Recent Event
Recent/Travel
Recent/Travel/International 6-18 months ago
Population Group
Population/Immigrant population
Event, Activity, Behavioral & Seasonal Factors
Activity/Swimming
Lifestyle/Barefoot/exposures
Laboratory Tests
Microbiology & Serology Findings
Microlab/Schistosomiasis ELISA antibodies
Microlab/Schistosomiasis IHA antibodies
Serum specific antibodies increased
Microlab/Serol/Specific titers present
Stool Microscopic polys present
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Acute inflammatory markers elevated (Lab)
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
Eosinophiles (LAB)
WBC
IGE/Immunoglobulin E (Lab)
Lactic Dehydrogenase (LDH LH) (Lab)
WBC/White Blood Cell Count/Leukocytes (Lab)
STOOL Erythrocytes/RBCs
Diagnostic Test Results
X-RAY
Xray/Pulmonary artery vascularity increased/Chest
Xray/Interstitial infiltrate, acute/Chest
Xray/Interstitial infiltrate/fibrosis/Chest
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Cirrhosis
Encephalopathy/CNS effect
Eosinophilia Hypereosinophilia
Leukocytosis
Schistosomiasis/acute infection
Urticaria/hives
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Contact/cutaneous/portal of entry pathophysiology
AGENT/Endemic disease (ex)
AGENT/Parasites (category)
AGENT/Snail vector
AGENT/Trematode parasite (example)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Allergic-infectious agent response
Pathophysiology/Larval skin penetration site
Process
PROCESS/Acute infection (ex).
PROCESS/INCIDENCE/Regional specific
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
Synonyms
Synonym
acute, Schistosomiasis syndrome, Synonym/Katayama disease/Acute schistosomiasis, Synonym/Katayama's fever, Synonym/Snail fever
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Corticosteroid (Cortisone)
RX/Praziquantel (Biltricide)
Definition
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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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