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*  Giardiasis
... is caused by the protozoan Giardia lamblia. The infection occurs in many animals including beavers (hence its ... Animals are believed to play a role in keeping infections present in an environment. G. duodenalis has been sub-classified into ... If the infection is not treated, these symptoms may last for six weeks or more. Symptomatic infections are well recognized as ... Some intestinal parasitic infections may play a role in irritable bowel syndrome and other long-term sequelae. In cats, ...
*  Cryptosporidiosis
They should also stay away from animal stools and wash their hands after touching animals. To be safe, they should boil or ... Previous infection in immunocompetent individuals produces little resistance to future infection, however it may decrease the ... Cryptosporidiosis, also known as crypto, is a parasitic disease caused by Cryptosporidium, a genus of protozoan parasites in ... Cryptosporidiosis may occur as an asymptomatic infection, an acute infection (i.e., duration shorter than 2 weeks), as ...
*  Pheromone
In animals, sex pheromones indicate the availability of the female for breeding. Male animals may also emit pheromones that ... The effect of Hz-2V virus infection on the reproductive physiology and behavior of female Helicoverpa zea moths is that in the ... the ciliate protozoan Blepharisma japonicum and the multicellular green algae Volvox carteri. In addition, male copepods can ... Burand, JP; Tan, W; Kim, W; Nojima, S; Roelofs, W (2005). "Infection with the insect virus Hz-2v alters mating behavior and ...
*  Protozoan infection
Protozoan infections in animals may be caused by organisms in the sub-class Coccidia (disease: Coccidiosis) and species in the ... Recent papers have also proposed the use of viruses to treat infections caused by protozoa. Protozoan Infections at the US ... Protozoan infections are parasitic diseases caused by organisms formerly classified in the Kingdom Protozoa. They include ... The species traditionally collectively termed "protozoa" are not closely related to each other, and have only superficial ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C22)
... strongyle infections, equine MeSH C22.674.377.868 --- toxocariasis MeSH C22.674.710 --- protozoan infections, animal MeSH ... strongyle infections, equine MeSH C22.595.740 --- white muscle disease MeSH C22.674.377 --- helminthiasis, animal MeSH C22.674. ... animal MeSH C22.467.435.442 --- hepatitis, infectious canine MeSH C22.467.435.812 --- rift valley fever MeSH C22.488.088 --- ... animal MeSH C22.674.710.896 --- trypanosomiasis, bovine MeSH C22.735.050 --- ape diseases MeSH C22.735.500 --- monkey diseases ...
*  Coccidia
... used to prevent infections from coccidia Ponazuril, a drug used to treat protozoan infection in large animals that has shown ... Coccidian parasites infect the intestinal tracts of animals, and are the largest group of apicomplexan protozoa. Infection with ... Infected animals spread spores called oocysts in their stool. The oocysts mature, called sporulation. When another animal ... depending on the severity of the infection and the strength of the animal's immune system. Cryptosporidium (the organism) and ...
*  Intestinal parasite infection
These infections can damage or sicken the host (humans or other animals). If the intestinal parasite infection is caused by ... Some types of helminths and protozoa are classified as intestinal parasites that cause infection-those that reside in the ... An intestinal parasite infection is a condition in which a parasite infects the gastro-intestinal tract of humans and other ... animals. Such parasites can live anywhere in the body, but most prefer the intestinal wall. Routes of exposure and infection ...
*  Trichomonas tenax
T. Lyons Introduction to protozoa and fungi in periodontal infections. Trevor Lyons Publications, Ontario, Canada 1989. ISBN 0- ... "Animal parasites of the mouth and their relation to dental disease," Journal of the American Dental Association 1929 1434-1455 ... Ian Kendrich C. (April 2014). "First report of Trichomonas tenax infections in the Philippines". Parasitology International. 63 ... owing at least in part to a high rate of infection by T. tenax. In the Journal of the American Dental Association, it was ...
*  Protist
583, 588 Lauckner, G. (1980). "Diseases of protozoa". In: Diseases of Marine Animals. Kinne, O. (ed.). Vol. 1, p. 84, John ... Recent papers have proposed the use of viruses to treat infections caused by protozoa. Researchers from the Agricultural ... Cox, F.E.G. (1991). "Systematics of parasitic protozoa". In: Kreier, J.P. & J. R. Baker (ed.). Parasitic Protozoa, 2nd ed., vol ... "Not plants or animals: a brief history of the origin of Kingdoms Protozoa, Protista and Protoctista" (PDF). International ...
*  Short-beaked echidna
... protozoans and herpes-like viral infections, but little is known of how the infections affect the health of the animals or the ... The infection is seen as being more dangerous in drier areas, where more animals are sharing fewer bodies of water, increasing ... This figure is similar to that of other animals that eat ants and termites; burrowing animals also tend to have low metabolism ... and the animals have been more easily tracked down due to the use of dogs. Infection with the introduced parasitic tapeworm ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Animal: Mammals: Dogs: Conditions and Diseases: Infectious Diseases
... protozoa infections, Lyme Disease and other related tick conditions. ... protozoa infections, Lyme Disease and other related tick conditions. ... A veterinarian describes the infection, also known as beaver fever, and how it can be treated and controlled. ...
*  Coccidiosis
Readily available drugs eliminate the protozoa or reduce them enough that the animal's immune system can clear the infection. ... A normal immune system will suppress the infection but the tissue cysts will persist in that animal or human for years or for ... Coccidiosis is a parasitic disease of the intestinal tract of animals caused by coccidian protozoa. The disease spreads from ... Most animals infected with coccidia are asymptomatic, but young or immunocompromised animals may suffer severe symptoms and ...
*  Sparganosis
The infection is transmitted by ingestion of contaminated water, ingestion of a second intermediate host such as a frog or ... Fantahm, H.B., and Stephens, J.W.W., and Theobald, F.V. The Animal Parasites of Man. New York: William Wood and Company, 1916. ... and Protozoans". Seminars in Neurology. 25 (3): 262-277. doi:10.1055/s-2005-917663. Pampliglione S.; Fioravanti M.L.; Rivasi F ... The first case of sparganosis in the United States was reported by Stiles in 1908; this was a case of infection by Spirometra ...
*  Protozoa
Infection creates a culling effect, whereby infected migrating animals are less likely to complete the migration. This results ... Historically, protozoa were defined as single-celled animals or organisms with animal-like behaviors, such as motility and ... or original animals" (ur- 'proto-' + Thier 'animal'). Goldfuss erected Protozoa as a class containing what he believed to be ... "animal", implies kinship with animals (metazoa) and promotes an arbitrary separation of "animal-like" from "plant-like" ...
*  Ural River
Many species are parasitic on birds and transmit infection. Other dominating inhabitants of the river are protozoa, rotifers, ... In the delta of the river and nearby regions live about 48 animal species belonging to 7 orders; most common are rodents (21 ... With an estimated 5,000 to 10,000 species, insects exceed all other animals of the region by diversity and biomass. Terrestrial ...
*  Meningoencephalitis
... which is an infection or inflammation of the brain. Causative organisms include protozoans, viral and bacterial pathogens. ... Halicephalobus gingivalis Animal pathogens exist as facultative parasites. They are an exceptionally rare cause of ... Ameobic pathogens exist as free-living protozoans. Nevertheless, these pathogens cause rare and uncommon CNS infections. N. ... Serena, Gordon (2013-02-04). "Mistaken Infection 'On The Prairie'?". U.S. News and World Report. Retrieved 2013-02-04. "What ...
*  Rhodnius prolixus
Infection with Chagas disease occurs after Rhodnius releases protozoans in its feces immediately following a blood meal. The ... "A role for host-parasite interactions in the horizontal transfer of DNA transposons across animal phyla". Nature. 464 (7293): ... Infection may also occur via blood transfusion and ingestion of food contaminated with kissing bug feces. Vector epidemiology ... Chagas disease is caused by the parasitic protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi. ...
*  Coccidioidomycosis
Rixford E., Gilchrist T. C. Two cases of protozoan (coccidioidal) infection of the skin and other organs. Johns Hopkins Hosp ... An animal infected with Valley fever cannot transmit the disease to other animals. In dogs, the most common symptom of ... An estimated 150,000 infections occur annually, with 25,000 new infections occurring every year. The incidence of ... Nearly 3% to 5% of infected individuals do not recover from the initial acute infection and develop a chronic infection. This ...
*  Vasily Danilewsky
Russian Medicine journal is regarded as the foundation of modern parasitology in bird malaria and other protozoan infections. A ... He also worked on the physiological responses of hypnosis in animals and humans. He was one of the pioneers in study of insulin ... Danilewsky described and discovered the protozoan Trypanosoma avium in 1885, the first known flagellate protozoan parasite in ... In 1884 he was the first to observe the species of Haemoproteus, parasitic protozoan in the blood of birds, and established the ...
*  Ticks of domestic animals
Against Babesia protozoa are imidocarb and diminazine, both of which can be used to treat patent clinical infections. Against ... Ticks also transmit numerous kinds of viruses, bacteria, and protozoa between domestic animals. These microbes cause diseases ... Infestations of ticks on certain individual animals of a herd of livestock animals can build up to very high levels. This ... Also, treatment does not necessarily fully clear infections and this may lead to persistent subclinical infections which remain ...
*  Isosporiasis
Eosinophilia may be present (differently from other protozoan infections). The coccidian parasite Isospora belli infects the ... Isospora belli infects both humans and animals. Microscopic demonstration of the large typically shaped oocysts is the basis ... Infection occurs by ingestion of sporocyst-containing oocysts: the sporocysts excyst in the small intestine and release their ... Infection often occurs in immuno-compromised individuals, notably AIDS patients, and outbreaks have been reported in ...
*  Balantidiasis
... is a protozoan infection caused by infection with Balantidium coli. Symptoms can be local due to involvement of ... But pigs are not the only animal where the parasite is found. In a Japanese study that analyzed the fecal samples in 56 ... Pigs are a major reservoir of the parasite, and infection of humans occurs more frequently in areas where pigs comingle with ... It is its size at this stage that allows Balantidium coli to be characterized as the largest protozoan parasite of humans. ...
*  Feline zoonosis
Cats and other animals often can carry MRSA without being sick, but MRSA can cause a variety of infections, including of the ... Feline zoonosis are the viral, bacterial, fungal, protozoan, nematode and arthropod infections that can be transmitted to ... When the infection has expanded to severe symptoms, it can be lethal. The signs of cowpox infection in cats can be seen as, ... The infection resolves on its own but those who are immunosuppressed can progress to systemic infection that closely resembles ...
*  Tick-borne disease
For an individual to acquire infection, the feeding tick must also be infected. Not all ticks are infected. In most places in ... Tick-borne diseases, which afflict humans and other animals, are caused by infectious agents transmitted by tick bites. Tick- ... and protozoa. Because individual ticks can harbor more than one disease-causing agent, patients can be infected with more than ... Infection Rate and B. grahamii in Ticks". Emerging Infectious Diseases. 18 (10): 1689-1690. doi:10.3201/eid1810.120390. PMC ...
*  Cystoisospora canis
The intestinal tract infection is coccidiosis caused by a protozoa (one-celled organisms) called coccidia. Cystoisospora, ... For a dog to become infected, the dog has to have ingested oocysts that can be found in fecal material or another host animal. ... In some cases infection is asymptomatic this is generally the case for adult dogs. In other cases mostly found in puppies and ... The time between infection and when the parasite can be detected (the prepatent period) is about 9-11 days. To detect the ...
*  Porphyrin
In non-photosynthetic eukaryotes such as animals, insects, fungi, and protozoa, as well as the α-proteobacteria group of ... and these can be used in phototherapy to treat bacterial infections, such as acne. The field of organic geochemistry, the study ...
*  Parasitic flies of domestic animals
These infestations and infections cause distress to companion animals, and in livestock industry the financial costs of these ... Glossina morsitans and G.pallidipes tsetse-flies are transmitters of various species of Trypanosoma protozoa causing animal ... Oestrid flies at their larval stage tend to be adapted to feed on a few closely related species of host animal and the adult ... Journal of Animal Science 70: 597-602. [2] Kettle, D.S. (1995) Medical and Veterinary Entomology. CABI, Wallingford, UK. ISBN 0 ...