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*  Orbital Cysticercosis - masquerading as preseptal cellulitis with ptosis. - Semantic Scholar
5 year study of 33 cases of Ocular/Adnexal cysticercosis showed seventy percent of patients were of low socioeconomic group and ... We are sharing a case of orbital cysticercosis,which presented to us initially with simple ptosis and later on with upper lid ... The clinical manifestation of orbital cysticercosis is entirely different from neuro-cysticercosis or cysticercosis of other ... Disseminated cysticercosis: a case report and review of the literature. *Ashish Bhalla. , Ashwani Sood. , Atul Sachdev. , ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Orbital-Cysticercosis-masquerading-as-preseptal-ce-Raj-Arya/594845437128f42f1b09656982f188692cdb1d29
*  Taeniasis - Wikipedia
The only severe case was in a 60-year-old woman at the Mackay Memorial Hospital in Taiwan. Her stomach and intestine were ... A specific form of cysticercosis called neurocysticercosis is said to be the most common infection of the central nervous ... Ziehl-Neelsen stain is also used for T. saginata and T. solium, in most cases only the former will stain, but the method is not ... Uygur-Bayramiçli, O; Ak, O; Dabak, R; Demirhan, G; Ozer, S (2012). "Taenia saginata a rare cause of acute cholangitis: a case ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taeniasis
*  Neurocysticercosis | Radiology Case | Radiopaedia.org
This case illustrates typical features of Neurocysticercosis (NCC) in colloidal vesicular stage. Cyst with dot sign can be ... Case Discussion. This case illustrates typical features of Neurocysticercosis (NCC) in colloidal vesicular stage. Cyst with dot ... CT and MR imaging of neurocysticercosis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1999;173 (6): 1485-90. doi:10.2214/ajr.173.6.10584787 - Pubmed ...
  https://radiopaedia.org/cases/neurocysticercosis-19
*  Neurocysticercosis - A review of 231 cases | SpringerLink
Two hundred thirty-one cases of neurocysticercosis are reviewed. Diagnosis was established by cerebral computed tomography ... asymptomatic neurocysticercosis). In symptomatic neurocysticercosis the parasitosis was considered inactive in 115 cases and ... Hanlon, K. A., Vern, B. A., Tan, W. S., Passen, E., Jafr, J. J. MRI in intraventricular neurocysticercosis: a case report. ... Two hundred thirty-one cases of neurocysticercosis are reviewed. Diagnosis was established by cerebral computed tomography ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF01711064
*  An uncommon cause of seizures in children living in developed countries: neurocysticercosis -a case report | Springer for...
Neurocysticercosis represents an important cause of seizures in children in endemic countries, such as Latin America, Asia and ... sub-Saharan Africa, while in Europe, especially in Italy, the cases of... ... The diagnosis was neurocysticercosis. This case accentuates the need to consider neurocysticercosis in a child presenting with ... the cases of neurocysticercosis are anectodal. We report the case of a 6 year old boy, born and lived for four years in ...
  https://rd.springer.com/article/10.1186/1824-7288-37-9
*  Next generation sequencing based pathogen analysis in a patient with neurocysticercosis: a case report | BMC Infectious...
Accurate and early diagnosis of neurocysticercosis (NCC) remains a challenge due to the heterogeneity of its clinical, ... Next generation sequencing based pathogen analysis in a patient with neurocysticercosis: a case report. ... Case presentation. A 44-year-old female factory worker presented to our clinic complaining of a 1 year history of repeated, ... Lacunar syndrome due to neurocysticercosis. Arch Neurol. 1989;46:415-7.View ArticlePubMedGoogle Scholar. ...
  https://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-018-3015-y
*  Three cases of imported neurocysticercosis in Northern Italy. | IRIS UNIPV
Neurocysticercosis (NCC) is an important cause of adult-onset seizures in endemic areas, whereas it is emerging in some ... Neurocysticercosis (NCC) is an important cause of adult-onset seizures in endemic areas, whereas it is emerging in some ... Serology was positive in only one case. In one patient, NCC was diagnosed by biopsy of the brain lesion.In nonendemic countries ... Serology was positive in only one case. In one patient, NCC was diagnosed by biopsy of the brain lesion.In nonendemic countries ...
  https://iris.unipv.it/handle/11571/852067
*  Identifying probable cases of neurocysticercosis at an urban community hospital in Los Angeles through active surveillance: A...
191 probable neurocysticercosis cases were identified. All probable living cases were forwarded to the local county health ... of cases had a history of seizure activity 7 (4.19%) cases died while hospitalized Neurocysticercosis is vastly under-reported ... Identifying probable cases of neurocysticercosis at an urban community hospital in Los Angeles through active surveillance: A ... 1 Identifying probable cases of neurocysticercosis at an urban community hospital in Los Angeles through active surveillance: A ...
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*  Epilepsy | CMAJ
Cases: Neurocysticercosis in a patient in Canada Jorge G. Burneo, Ian Plener, Hector H. Garcia and ; Neurocysticercosis and ... Cases: Convulsions in a 17-year-old boy after a head injury sustained while playing hockey Michael J. Ellis and Richard ...
  http://www.cmaj.ca/epilepsy
*  CDC - Taeniasis - Resources for Health Professionals
Household contacts of neurocysticercosis cases should be evaluated for taeniasis to reduce the risk of cysticercosis. ... In rare cases, proglottids may become lodged in the appendiceal lumen, or bile or pancreatic ducts. ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/taeniasis/health_professionals/index.html
*  Tapeworm-Linked Seizures May Be Rising in U.S., D... ( By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Repor...)
Texas is one area of the country with many cases. The disease has now...,Tapeworm-Linked,Seizures,May,Be,Rising,in,U.S.,, ... Estimated cases of neurocysticercosis as the tapeworm infection is ca... ... Estimated cases of neurocysticercosis as the tapeworm infection is ca...Texas is one area of the country with many cases. The ... Estimated cases of neurocysticercosis, as the tapeworm infection is called, range from 40,000 to 160,000 each year in the ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/Tapeworm-Linked-Seizures-May-Be-Rising-in-U-S---Doctors-Say-103518-1/
*  Cysticercus | definition of cysticercus by Medical dictionary
Case of intraventricular neurocysticercosis; initially diagnosed as chronic migraine. The larval stage, the cysticercus ... Conformational study of Taenia solium metacestode proteins diagnostic for neurocysticercosis: is there a role for unfolding to ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/cysticercus
*  Case Reports - Reviews sub-cluster 76
This case and review of the literature emphasize the need to consider neurocysticercosis in any child with nonfebrile seizures ... The first demonstrated case of human babesiosis in the world was discovered in Europe, in 1957. However, most of the cases were ... One hundred eight cases, including 15 cases of hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), were reported in the North Carolina outbreak; ... A total of 10 states had reported 15 cases of human WNV illness to CDC. Nine (60%) cases for which such data were available ...
  http://www.biomedsearch.com/cluster/53/Case-Reports-Reviews/sub-76-p7.html
*  https://www.thefreelibrary.com/Intracranial+lesions+mimicking+neoplasms.-a0230416955
Case Example 9: Neurocysticercosis Neurocysticercosis develops when the larval form of the tapeworm Taenia solium encysts in ... 65) In cases of high-grade glioma, both are likely to be present at the same time, but in these cases the challenge is to ... Case Examples 14i and 14ii: Amyloidoma After the initial clinical and radiologic workup, the lesion in case 14i was thought to ... Case examples of each condition discussed are described in the Table. INFECTIONS Case Example 1: Aspergilloma The radiologic ...
  https://www.thefreelibrary.com/Intracranial+lesions+mimicking+neoplasms.-a0230416955
*  Tropical diseases surfacing more in Texas - Houston Chronicle
Baylor researchers last year reported in a scientific journal about more than 100 neurocysticercosis cases they've treated at ... On Friday, the clinic had a visit from a Hispanic man with what turned out to be neurocysticercosis, the disease in which ... The discovery of more cases in the United States, however, is starting to get attention. In Texas, those include an outbreak of ... By contrast, neglected tropical diseases come with multisyllabic names like neurocysticercosis and leishmaniasis. ...
  http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/article/Tropical-diseases-surfacing-more-in-Texas-3516904.php
*  CDC - Cysticercosis - Resources for Health Professionals
In recent years, the use of CT and MRI has permitted identification of neurocysticercosis cases with a benign course that would ... Based on investigations of cases of neurocysticercosis in U.S. citizens who acquired their infections from asymptomatic ... of locally acquired cases, and 5% of imported cases. Identification and treatment of tapeworm carriers is an important public ... Clusters and sporadic cases of cysticercosis acquired in the U.S. have been reported. Food handlers with taeniasis are of ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/cysticercosis/health_professionals/index.html
*  Cysticercus | Article about Cysticercus by The Free Dictionary
Solitary cysticercus granuloma of brainstem: report of four cases.. Uncommon presentation of neuro-cysticercosis ...
  https://encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Cysticercus
*  Calcific neurocysticercosis and epileptogenesis
Sheth TN, Lee C, Kucharczyk W, Keystone J. Reactivation of neurocysticercosis: case report. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 1999;60:664-667. ... Monteiro L, Coelho T, Stocker A. Neurocysticercosis-a review of 231 cases. Infection. 1992;20:61-65. [PubMed] ... Calcific neurocysticercosis and epileptogenesis. T.E. Nash, MD, O.H. Del Brutto, MD, J.A. Butman, MD, PhD, T. Corona, MD, A. ... A population-based, case-control study of Taenia solium taeniasis and cysticercosis. Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 1999;93:247-258. [ ...
  http://pubmedcentralcanada.ca/pmcc/articles/PMC2912520/
*  Tapeworm Diseases | definition of Tapeworm Diseases by Medical dictionary
Cases of neurocysticercosis, where larvae have developed in the central nervous system, may also be treated with praziquantel ... Untreated cases of cysticercosis have the rare potential to be life-threatening; in some cases, liver transplantation has been ... In rare cases where the tapeworm segments migrate into the appendix, pancreas, or bile duct, there may be a sudden onset of ... In many cases, a tentative diagnosis may be made on the basis of a patient's description of short chains of tapeworm segments ...
  http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Tapeworm+Diseases
*  Ghent University Academic Bibliography
Distribution and potential indicators of hospitalized cases of neurocysticercosis and epilepsy in Ecuador from 1996 to 2008 ...
  https://biblio.ugent.be/publication?q=author%3D%22Saegerman%2C+Claude
*  Most recent papers with the keyword SEL | Read by QxMD
A Rare Pediatric Case of Neurocysticercosis Misdiagnosed As Brain Abscess.. Türkan Aydın Teke, Ayşe Kaman, Zeynep Gökçe ... CASE REPORT: In this report, we present the first case of SEL isolated to the cervical region compressing the spinal cord in a ... In this article, we present the case of a pediatric patient with neurocysticercosis who was misdiagnosed with brain abscess ... www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29318994/a-rare-pediatric-case-of-neurocysticercosis-misdiagnosed-as-brain-abscess ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/keyword/52205
*  Frank C. Cook IV - Wikipedia
Cook died of an advanced case of neurocysticercosis, which formed cystic lesions in his brain. From the late 1990s until his ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_C._Cook_IV
*  Brain Parasites, California's Hidden Health Problem - Scientific American Blog Network
The high percentage of Latino cases is not surprising. Neurocysticercosis is common within third-world countries in Asia, ... Despite a marked decrease in immigration over the past few years, the number of neurocysticercosis cases has remained ... Alvarez had neurocysticercosis - a calcified tapeworm lodged in her brain.. Neurocysticercosis, which is common around the ... So far, neurocysticercosis has not been one of them.. In a 2000 proposal filed by the WHO, doctors called for international ...
  https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/tapeworm-in-her-brain/
*  Pathogen Safety Data Sheets: Infectious Substances - Taenia solium - Canada.ca
Cysticerci are found in the muscles of the intermediate hosts and in the brain in the case of neurocysticercosis. ... Neurocysticercosis is the result of infection in the central nervous system. Neurocysticercosis may be initially asymptomatic ... SYNONYM OR CROSS REFERENCE: Pork tapeworm, taeniasis, cysticercosis, neurocysticercosis Footnote 1, Cysticercus cellulosae ... DeGiorgio, C. M., Medina, M. T., Duron, R., Zee, C., & Escueta, S. P. (2004). Neurocysticercosis. Epilepsy Currents / American ...
  https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/laboratory-biosafety-biosecurity/pathogen-safety-data-sheets-risk-assessment/taenia-solium.html
*  Neurocysticercosis in patients presenting with epilepsy at St Elizabeth's Hospital, Lusikisiki
Lateral ventricular neurocysticercosis: A case report. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2006; 16: 775-778. [ Links ]. ... Neurocysticercosis. Semin Neurol 2005; 25 (3): 243-251. [ Links ]. 6. Sotelo J, Del Brutto OH. Review of neurocysticercosis. ... A hospital study on 213 cases from the north western part of Madagascar. Afr J Neurol Sci 1997; 16(2): 28-33. [ Links ]. ... Goodman KA, Ballagh SA, Carpio A. Case-control study of seropositivity for cysticercosis in Cuenca, Ecuador. Am J Trop Med Hyg ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0256-95742009000800017&lang=en