• infestations
  • 133) Acariasis (133.0) Scabies (133.8) Other acariasis Chiggers (133.9) Acariasis unspecified (134) Other infestation (134.0) Myiasis (134.1) Other arthropod infestation (134.2) Hirudiniasis (134.8) Other specified infestations (134.9) Infestation unspecified (135) Sarcoidosis (136) Other and unspecified infectious and parasitic diseases (136.0) Ainhum (136.1) Behcet's syndrome (136.3) Pneumocystosis (136.4) Psorospermiasis (136.5) Sarcosporidiosis (136.9) Infectious/parasitic diseases, unspec. (wikipedia.org)
  • Chagas Disease
  • Scientists have come out with a novel diagnostic approach which will assist in the fight against Chagas disease, notorious for being one of the most deadly parasitic diseases in the world. (medindia.net)
  • Entomopathogenic fungi may be a safe and efficient means of controlling Triatoma infestans, the bug that helps spread Chagas disease, according to new research conducted in Argentina. (medindia.net)
  • A new study has revealed that it would be possible to diagnose and treat Chagas disease in children in low-resource settings with the help of a new targeted screening strategy. (medindia.net)
  • intestinal
  • Metagonimiasis is a disease caused by an intestinal trematode, most commonly Metagonimus yokagawai, but sometimes by M. takashii or M. miyatai. (wikipedia.org)
  • The two principal forms of the disease are: Intestinal capillariasis, caused by Capillaria philippinensis Hepatic capillariasis, caused by Capillaria hepatica Berger SA, Marr JS. (wikipedia.org)
  • treatments
  • During the last five years, John Siekierka , Montclair State chemistry and biochemistry professor and director of the University's Margaret and Herman Sokol Institute for Pharmaceutical Life Sciences, and Sokol Professor of Chemistry David Rotella have received more than $932,000 in grant funding from the Celgene Corporation Division of Global Health to find effective new treatments for the disease. (montclair.edu)
  • deadly
  • With a warning to the U.S. Public Health Service, his was the lone voice of alarm about the potential spread of this virulent new strain of a particularly deadly disease. (ebooks.com)
  • Botulism is a disease caused by a deadly toxin produced by the Clostridium botulinum bacterium. (ebooks.com)
  • diagnosis
  • The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. (medindia.net)
  • Prevention
  • This is achieved by a combination of sheep breeding, enterprise management and disease prevention rather than cure. (farminglife.com)
  • The many reservoirs also have negative implications on the efficacy of prevention and eradication efforts of the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • This situation raises some serious public health concerns with respect to blood transfusions and organ transplants, because many people may be silent carriers of the disease. (medindia.net)
  • The diseases are classified "neglected" as investments in finding cures for these illnesses are extremely low, especially when considering their devastating impact on human and veterinary health. (centerwatch.com)
  • According to the World Health Organization, nearly 40 million of them are disfigured and disabled by the infectious disease. (montclair.edu)
  • species
  • An additional study examining karyotype data on the three disease-causing agents also supported the nomination of M. miyatai as a separate species. (wikipedia.org)
  • Trichinosis (trichinellosis) is a disease caused by tissue-dwelling roundworms of the species Trichinella spiralis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Isopods are typically flattened dorsoventrally (broader than they are deep), although many species deviate from this rule, particularly parasitic forms, and those living in the deep sea or in ground water habitats. (wikipedia.org)
  • vector
  • A reported increase in human babesiosis diagnoses in the 2000s is thought to be caused by more widespread testing and higher numbers of people with immunodeficiencies coming in contact with ticks, the disease vector. (wikipedia.org)
  • affect
  • As the Nobel Assembly stated in a release: "These two discoveries have provided humankind with powerful new means to combat these debilitating diseases that affect hundreds of millions of people annually. (gizmodo.com.au)
  • people
  • Most infected people, about 90%, are asymptomatic, but this disease has the potential to make the sufferer dangerously ill. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • Neglected parasitic diseases (NPDs) form an enormous obstacle to the development of communities across the world. (centerwatch.com)
  • Human babesiosis is an uncommon but emerging disease in the Northeastern and Midwestern United States and parts of Europe, and sporadic throughout the rest of the world. (wikipedia.org)
  • forms
  • In nonhuman animals, Babesia canis rossi, Babesia bigemina, and Babesia bovis cause particularly severe forms of the disease, including a severe haemolytic anaemia, with positive erythrocyte-in-saline-agglutination test indicating an immune-mediated component to the haemolysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • potential
  • Japanese microbiologist Satoshi ┼îmura, a researcher at the Kitasato Institute, isolated a number of promising microbes found in soil samples that he believed had the potential to fight diseases. (gizmodo.com.au)
  • adult
  • The body of the adult disease-causing agent of metagonimiasis is often described as leaf-shaped, similar to most trematodes. (wikipedia.org)