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*  Roundworms Carried by Pets Can Cause Blindness | Medpage Today
Ocular toxocariasis, though rare, causes blindness in seven out of 10 of those affected by it, typically children, according to ... Ocular toxocariasis is caused by the ingestion of embryonated eggs of roundworms excreted in the feces of dogs and cats. ... Toxocariasis can occur following the ingestion of embryonated eggs of Toxocara canis and Toxocara cati -- the roundworms that ... Ocular toxocariasis, though rare, causes blindness in seven out of 10 of those affected by it, typically children, according to ...
  https://www.medpagetoday.com/ophthalmology/generalophthalmology/26992
*  All words containing Letters A, A, C, O, S and X
TOXOCARIASIS XANTHOCHROIAS XANTHOCHROMIAS. Every word on this site can be used while playing scrabble. Build other lists, ...
  https://www.bestwordlist.com/c/a/6/wordswithaacosx.htm
*  Toxocariasis - Infectious Diseases - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
Toxocariasis (Visceral or Ocular Larva Migrans). By Richard D. Pearson, MD, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University of ... Most cases of toxocariasis are self-limited and do not require treatment, but if needed, the following can be used: albendazole ... In humans, toxocariasis causes 2 main syndromes: visceral larva migrans (which causes various symptoms depending on the organ ... Toxocariasis is human infection with nematode ascarid larvae that ordinarily infect animals. Symptoms are fever, anorexia, ...
  http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/infectious-diseases/nematodes-roundworms/toxocariasis?Ref=n&RefId=x&Plugin=WMP&Speed=256&ItemId=v1013787
*  Archiwa: Uncategorized - Strona 2 z 3 - The Best Of Pets House
He've been diagnosed with toxocariasis and that's why given to us. It needed less then 3 months for him o mend. ...
  http://thebestofpets.com/category/uncategorized/page/2/
*  Psychology of Medicine: Toxocariasis
Humans are accidental hosts of Toxocara, yet toxocariasis is seen throughout the world. Most cases of toxocariasis are seen in ... Toxocariasis is an illness of humans caused by larvae (immature worms) of either the dog roundworm (Toxocara canis), the cat ... Covert toxocariasis is the least serious of the three syndromes and is believed to be due to chronic exposure. Signs and ... In many countries, toxocariasis is considered very rare. Approximately 10,000 clinical cases are seen a year in the U.S., with ...
  http://monsterologist.blogspot.com/2014/12/toxocariasis.html
*  The Ottershaw Surgery - Library - Health A-Z
Health A-Z » Toxocariasis » Introduction Toxocariasis Toxocariasis is a rare infection caused by roundworm parasites. It's ... Read more about treating toxocariasis.. How common is toxocariasis?. Toxocariasis is rare in the UK, although it's hard to ... If toxocariasis has affected the eye, steroid medication is used instead of anthelmintics. Surgery may also be needed - for ... Toxocariasis is a rare infection caused by roundworm parasites. Humans can catch it from handling soil or sand contaminated ...
  http://www.ottershawsurgery.co.uk/Library/Conditions/Articles/toxocariasis/introduction
*  Neglected tropical diseases - Wikipedia
Within the African-American community, there may be up to 2.8 million cases of toxocariasis. Rates of toxocariasis, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neglected_tropical_diseases
*  Toxocariasis - NHS
Toxocariasis is a rare infection caused by roundworm parasites. It's spread from animals to humans through contact with ... Read more about treating toxocariasis.. How common is toxocariasis?. Toxocariasis is rare in the UK, although it's hard to ... In general, toxocariasis is more common in children and young adults.. Page last reviewed: 13/06/2018. Next review due: 13/06/ ... Read more about preventing toxocariasis.. How it's treated. If you have no symptoms, or only mild symptoms, treatment is not ...
  https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/toxocariasis/
*  Immunodiagnosis of Human Toxocariasis | IntechOpen
Immunodiagnosis of Human Toxocariasis , IntechOpen, Published on: 2012-03-21. Authors: William H. Roldán and Guita Rubinsky- ... Immunodiagnosis of Human Toxocariasis. By William H. Roldán and Guita Rubinsky-Elefant DOI: 10.5772/37105 ...
  https://www.intechopen.com/books/serological-diagnosis-of-certain-human-animal-and-plant-diseases/immunodiagnosis-of-human-toxocariasis/
*  Diagnosis of Toxocariasis - RightDiagnosis.com
Diagnosis of Toxocariasis including differential diagnoses, hidden causes, misdiagnosis, confirming diagnoses, and diagnostic ... Source: excerpt from Toxocariasis: DPD) » Next page: Signs of Toxocariasis Medical Tools & Articles:. ... The list of medical tests mentioned in various sources as used in the diagnosis of Toxocariasis includes: *Biopsy of tissue * ... Tests and diagnosis discussion for Toxocariasis:. See your health care provider to discuss the possibility of infection and, if ...
  https://www.rightdiagnosis.com/t/toxocariasis/diagnosis.htm
*  Toxocariasis information from Wikipedia - RightDiagnosis.com
Information on Toxocariasis as a medical condition with Toxocariasis information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, ... Toxocariasis is a parasitic infection with the dog or cat roundworm, Toxocara canis or Toxocara cati, respectively. Ingestion ... Toxocariasis is a worldwide infection. Epidemiologic surveys show a 2-5% positive rate in healthy adults from urban Western ... Toxocariasis is always a benign, asymptomatic, and self-limiting disease, although brain involvement can cause brain damage, ...
  https://www.rightdiagnosis.com/t/toxocariasis/wiki.htm
*  Complications of Toxocariasis - RightDiagnosis.com
Complications of Toxocariasis including hidden complications, secondary medical conditions, symptoms, or other types of ... See also the symptoms of Toxocariasis and Toxocariasis: Introduction. Toxocariasis as a symptom:. For a more detailed analysis ... Complications list for Toxocariasis:. The list of complications that have been mentioned in various sources for Toxocariasis ... Complications of Toxocariasis are secondary conditions, symptoms, or other disorders that are caused by Toxocariasis. In many ...
  http://www.rightdiagnosis.com/t/toxocariasis/complic.htm
*  Toxocariasis and lung function: Relevance of a neglected infection in an urban landscape | SpringerLink
Toxocariasis has been highlighted as a potentially important neglected infection of poverty in developed countries that ... Toxocariasis as a possible cause of allergic diseases in children. Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology, 28, 365-372 ... Toxocariasis: America's most common neglected infection of poverty and a helminthiasis of global importance? PLoS Neglected ... Toxocariasis has been highlighted as a potentially important neglected infection of poverty in developed countries that ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.2478/s11686-014-0221-7
*  Toxocariasis - Wikipedia
Humans are accidental hosts of Toxocara, yet toxocariasis is seen throughout the world. Most cases of toxocariasis are seen in ... Pars Plana Vitrectomy and Subretinal Surgery for Ocular Toxocariasis. Arch Ophthalmol. Vol. 117, Apr 1999. "Toxocariasis." ... "Toxocariasis." 8 Jan. 2008. 19 Feb. 2009 Iddawela, R.D., R.P.V.J. Rajapakse, N.A.N.D. Perera and Takeshi Agatsuma. ... Covert toxocariasis is the least serious of the three syndromes and is believed to be due to chronic exposure. Signs and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Toxocariasis
*  Toxocariasis in children attending a Public Health Service Pneumology Unit in Paraná State, Brazil
Peripheral eosinophilia is not always specific to toxocariasis, but it has been frequently associated to human toxocariasis, ... Human toxocariasis is present worldwide and children are more likely to be exposed to the risk of infection 4,16,23 . ... Respiratory symptoms as well as increased IgE levels have been reported in toxocariasis by many authors 3,8,25 . In this study ... Human toxocariasis: a seroepidemiological survey in the municipality of Campinas (SP), Brazil. Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo. ...
  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0036-46652013000300189&lng=en&nrm=isso&tlng=en
*  New animal model for human ocular toxocariasis: ophthalmoscopic observation | British Journal of Ophthalmology
1981) Ocular toxocariasis presenting as leukocoria in a patient with low ELISA titer to Toxocara canis. Ophthalmology 88:1302- ... 1987) Long-term follow-up in patients with ocular toxocariasis as measured by ELISA titers. Ann Ophthalmol 19:167-169. ... 1984) Ocular toxocariasis; diagnostic and therapeutic attainments [in French]. J Fr Ophtalmol 7:221-226. ... Diagnoses of ocular toxocariasis had been made retrospectively, by detecting larva in enucleated eyes3-7 until the time ...
  http://bjo.bmj.com/content/83/8/967
*  Clinical, Serologic, and Epidemiologic Characteristics of Ocular Toxocariasis | The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and...
... and epidemiologic characteristics of 17 cases of ocular toxocariasis (OT) were studied and compared with those of a control ... Clinical, Serologic, and Epidemiologic Characteristics of Ocular Toxocariasis * Peter M. Schantz, David Meyer, Lawrence T. ... The clinical, serologic, and epidemiologic characteristics of 17 cases of ocular toxocariasis (OT) were studied and compared ...
  http://www.ajtmh.org/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.1979.28.24
*  Frequency of Toxocariasis among Patients Clinically Suspected to Have Visceral Toxocariasis: A Retrospective Descriptive Study...
Frequency of Toxocariasis among Patients Clinically Suspected to Have Visceral Toxocariasis: A Retrospective Descriptive Study ... Toxocariasis, a disease caused by zoonotic roundworms Toxocara cati and/or Toxocara canis belonging to cats and dogs, ... Human toxocariasis is caused by several species of the nematode Toxocara. Two common clinical syndromes are ocular and visceral ... Definitive diagnosis of toxocariasis is by histological examination for Toxocara larvae in biopsy materials. But it is all most ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/jpr/2017/4368659/
*  The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene | Human Toxocariasis in Rural Brazilian Amazonia: Seroprevalence, Risk...
The obstacles for controlling human toxocariasis in this and other tropical rural settings are discussed. ... Highlights of human toxocariasis. Korean J Parasitol 39 : 1-11.. * Baboolal S, Rawlins SC, 2002. Seroprevalence of toxocariasis ... Toxocariasis in the Midi Pyrenées region. In JW Lewis, RM Maizels (eds). Toxocara and Toxocariasis. British Society for ... Seroepidemiology of toxocariasis in school children. Parasitology 110 : 535-545.. * Rai SK, Uga S, Ono K, Nakanishi M, Shrestha ...
  http://www.ajtmh.org/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.2008.79.93
*  Highlights of human toxocariasis
Toxocariasis in humans. Human toxocariasis is primarily a soil-transmitted zoonosis. Geophagia or soil eating is a specific ... Toxocariasis patients, and also parents of affected children, should be then counseled about the risk factors for toxocariasis. ... In Lewis JW, Maizels RM eds, Toxocariasis in the Midi-Pyrénées region. Toxocara and toxocariasis. 1993, London, UK. British ... Patients presenting with common toxocariasis (Glickman et al., 1987; Magnaval et al., 1994a), or covert toxocariasis (Taylor et ...
  http://parasitol.kr/journal/view.php?doi=10.3347/kjp.2001.39.1.1
*  Trend of toxocariasis in Iran: a review on human and animal dimensions
Hence, human toxocariasis (HT) is now considered as a major zoonosis with global and regional importance. In Iran, human and ... To better understand the trend of toxocariasis researches in Iran, this study was performed to analyze different aspects of ... animal toxocariasis is an endemic disease with clinical and epidemiologic health problem aspects. Doubtless, understanding the ... One of the neglected soil and/or food-borne diseases with international public health importance is toxocariasis. Human cases ...
  http://ijvr.shirazu.ac.ir/article_4591_691.html
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Infectious Diseases: Parasitic: Nematodes: Toxocariasis
Toxocariasis is a parasitic infection caused by Toxocara canis or roundworms. ... Toxocariasis: Kidshealth Toxocara are common parasites of dogs and cats. When they infect humans, the illness is called ...
  http://dmoztools.net/Health/Conditions_and_Diseases/Infectious_Diseases/Parasitic/Nematodes/Toxocariasis/