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*  Japonica
... a scientific journal Schistosomiasis japonica, a disease caused by the human blood fluke Schistosoma japonicum Terra Japonica, ...
*  Fawzia Fahim
"Biochemical changes in patients with combined chronic schistosomiasis and viral hepatitis C infections". Disease Markers. 16 (3 ...
*  Aswan Dam
Schistosomiasis in Rural Egypt. 1978. United States Environment Protection Agency. EPA - 600/1-78-070. Baraket, R. Epidemiology ... schistosomiasis) would increase, it did not. This assumption did not take into account the extent of perennial irrigation that ... of Schistosomiasis in Egypt: Travel through Time: Review. Journal of Advanced Research (2013) 4, 425-432 El-Sayed, Sayed; van ...
*  Anthelmintic
... the treatment of choice for soil-transmitted helminths is mebendazole and albendazole and praziquantel for schistosomiasis. ...
*  Schistosomiasis
... at Curlie (based on DMOZ) River of Hope - documentary about the rise of schistosomiasis along the Senegal river ... "schistosomiasis - definition of schistosomiasis in English from the Oxford dictionary". OxfordDictionaries.com. Retrieved 20 ... "schistosomiasis". Merriam-Webster Dictionary. "Schistosomiasis Fact sheet N°115". World Health Organization. 3 February 2014. ... In 2014, more than 61.6 million people were treated for schistosomiasis. Schistosomiasis is endemic in Egypt, exacerbated by ...
*  Schistosomiasis vaccine
A Schistosomiasis vaccine is a vaccine against Schistosomiasis (also known as bilharzia, bilharziosis or snail fever), a ... Schistosomiasis affects over 200 million people worldwide, mainly in rural agricultural and peri-urban areas of developing ... Schistosomiasis has been considered a "neglected disease" that disproportionately affects poorer localities and has received ... Schistosomiasis Overview, Sabin Vaccine Institute Clinical trial number NCT00870649 for "Efficacy of Vaccine Sh28GST in ...
*  Schistosomiasis Control Initiative
... (SCI) is an initiative that helps governments in African countries treat schistosomiasis, ... "Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI)". GiveWell. June 21, 2016. Retrieved June 26, 2016. Stone-Crispin, Natalie (June 23, ... "Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI)". GiveWell. November 1, 2015. Retrieved December 9, 2015. Vimal S. Konduri (December 4 ... "Schistosomiasis Control Initiative (SCI), as of November 2016". GiveWell. November 2016. Retrieved November 29, 2016. Published ...
*  Schistosomiasis (skin symptoms)
The first symptom of starting schistosomiasis (which is also known as "bilharziasis") is a cutaneous condition characterized by ...
*  List of drugs used to treat schistosomiasis
A schistosomicide is a drug used to combat schistosomiasis. Examples listed in MeSH include: amoscanate arteether artemether ... Abdul-Ghani, R; Loutfy, N; Sahn, A; Hassan, A (Apr 2009). "Current chemotherapy arsenal for schistosomiasis mansoni: ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Infectious Diseases: Parasitic: Flukes: Schistosomiasis
Schistosomiasis, also known as Bilharziasis, is caused by a blood fluke whose larvae contaminate fresh water where humans ... WHO: Schistosomiasis Provides information on the WHO strategy on the use of anthelminthic drugs to control schistosomiasis in ... The Carter Center: Schistosomiasis Control Program Provides information on this disease and the program for its elimination ... Schistosomiasis, also known as Bilharziasis, is caused by a blood fluke whose larvae contaminate fresh water where humans ...
*  Diseases of poverty
Women who have schistosomiasis lesions are three times more likely to be infected with HIV. Women also have a higher risk of ... Along with malaria, schistosomiasis is one of the most important parasitic co-factors aiding in HIV transmission. ... Genital schistosomiasis, also prevalent in the topical areas of Sub-Saharan Africa and many countries worldwide, produces ... Schistosomiasis (bilharzia) is a parasitic disease caused by the parasitic flatworm trematodes. Moreover, more than 80 percent ...
*  Schistosoma bovis
The main cause of schistosomiasis is the dumping of human and animal waste into water supplies. To prevent contact between ... Schistosoma bovis is a two-host blood fluke, that causes intestinal schistosomiasis in ruminants in North Africa, Mediterranean ... doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(16)00175-4. Adel A. F. Mahmoud (2001). Schistosomiasis. Imperial College Press. p. 524. ISBN 186094-146- ... 2016). "Outbreak of urogenital schistosomiasis in Corsica (France): an epidemiological case study". The Lancet Infectious ...
*  Schistosoma haematobium
It is the major agent of schistosomiasis, the most prevalent parasitic infection in humans. It is the only blood fluke that ... Anon (2017). "Schistosomiasis". WHO Fact Sheet. WHO Media Centre. Retrieved 12 December 2017. Antoni, S.; Ferlay, J.; ... ISBN 978-1-84826-733-6. Dew, H.R. (1923). "Observations on the pathology of schistosomiasis (S. haematobium and S. mansoni) in ... The distinct symptom for urogenital schistosomiasis is blood in the urine (haematuria), which is often associated with frequent ...
*  Kara David
Schistosomiasis , Public Affairs , GMA News Online. GMA News Online. Retrieved on 15 July 2016. Sine Totoo presents "Gapos" , ...
*  Schistosoma
Praziquantel "Schistosomiasis Fact Sheet". World Health Organization. Retrieved 10 August 2011. "Schistosomiasis". Centers for ... They are parasitic flatworms responsible for a highly significant group of infections in humans termed schistosomiasis, which ... The parasitic flatworms of Schistosoma cause a group of chronic infections called schistosomiasis known also as bilharziasis. ... 1997) The evolution of schistosomiasis at Loum, Cameroon: replacement of Schistosoma intercalatum by S. haematobium through ...
*  Timeline of global health
Jordan, Peter (1985). Schistosomiasis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 1. ISBN 0-521-30312-5. "Schistosomiasis. ...
*  Theodor Bilharz
Bilharzia is another term for schistosomiasis. The Theodor Bilharz Research Institute in Giza, Egypt, is named in his honour. ... Also, in 1851, during an autopsy, he discovered the trematode worm that is the cause of urinary schistosomiasis, initially ... Lea-Febiger, 1986 Jordan, Peter (1985). Schistosomiasis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. p. 1. ISBN 0-521-30312-5. Kean ... discoverer of schistosomiasis" (PDF). Medicine in Stamps. Singapore Med J. Retrieved 3 December 2015. Schadewaldt, Hans (1970- ...
*  Lake Malawi
Schistosomiasis. ISBN 978-953-307-852-6. Lowe-McConnell, R.H. (2003). Recent research in the African Great Lakes: Fisheries, ... doi:10.1093/oxfordjournals.molbev.a003788 Stauffer, J.R.; and H. Madsen (2012). Schistosomiasis in Lake Malawi and the ...
*  Metrifonate
Ross A.G.P.; Bartley P.B.; Sleigh A.C.; Olds G.R.; Li Y.; Williams G.M.; McManus D.P. (2002). "Schistosomiasis". The New ... It can be used to treat schistosomiasis caused by Schistoma haematobium, but is no longer commercially available. It has been ... "Helminths: Schistosomiasis: Metrifonate". WHO Model Prescribing Information: Drugs Used in Parasitic Diseases - Second Edition ...
*  List of vaccine topics
Siddiqui, A. A.; Siddiqui, B. A.; Ganley-Leal, L. (2011). "Schistosomiasis vaccines". Human Vaccines. 7 (11): 1192-1197. doi: ... Streptococcus pyogenes vaccine Syphilis vaccine Tularemia vaccine Yersinia pestis vaccine Malaria vaccine Schistosomiasis ...
*  Schistosoma spindale
Unusual outbreak of schistosomiasis in bovines due to Schistosoma spindale associated with heavy mortality in Bombay state. ... It causes intestinal schistosomiasis in the ruminants. The distribution of Schistosoma spindale include Sri Lanka, India, ... Islam K. (1975). "Schistosomiasis in domestic ruminants in Bangladesh". Trop Anim Health Prod 7: 244. Ravindran, R.; Lakshmanan ... Schneider, C. R.; Kitikoon, V.; Sornmani, S.; Thirachantra, S. (1975). "Mekong schistosomiasis. III: A parasitological survey ...
*  Helminthiasis
Schistosomiasis is the second most prevalent parasitic disease of humans after malaria. In 2014-15, the WHO estimated that ... WHO (2013). Schistosomiasis: progress report 2001 - 2011, strategic plan 2012 - 2020. WHO Press, World Health Organization, ... Praziquantel is the drug of choice for schistosomiasis, taeniasis, and most types of food-borne trematodiases. Oxamniquine is ... The 1990-2013 Global Burden of Disease Study estimated 5,500 direct deaths from schistosomiasis, while more than 200,000 people ...
*  Neglected tropical diseases
Symptoms for schistosomiasis not caused by the worms but by the body's reaction to the eggs. The eggs that do not pass out of ... Each case of schistosomiasis causes a loss of 45.4 days of work per year. Most of the diseases cost the economies of various ... The efforts of Schistosomiasis Control Initiative to combat neglected diseases include the use of rapid-impact packages: ... Feces and urine which contain worm eggs can contaminate surface water and lead to transmission of schistosomiasis. This can be ...
*  Praziquantel
"Schistosomiasis Control Program". Archived from the original on 2008-07-20. Retrieved 2008-07-17. Shen C, Kim J, Lee JK, et al ... Schistosomiasis caused by trematodes of the genus Schistosoma. As of 2005, praziquantel is the primary treatment for human ... Praziquantel is FDA approved in the US for the treatment of schistosomiasis and liver fluke, although it is effective in other ... Praziquantel has a particularly dramatic effect on patients with schistosomiasis. Studies of those treated have shown that ...
*  Timeline of deworming
"WHA54.19 Schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminth infections" (PDF). World Health Organization. "About". Schistosomiasis ... "The History of Schistosomiasis Research and Policy for Its Control" (PDF). Med Hist. 20 (3): 259-75. PMC 1081781 . PMID 792584 ...