echinococcosis


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Related to echinococcosis: Alveolar echinococcosis, Neurocysticercosis
  • noun

Synonyms for echinococcosis

infestation with larval echinococci (tapeworms)

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The annual economic losses from echinococcosis are estimated to be approximately four billion US dollars on a global scale, and the losses are due to disability and costs of treatment of infected humans as well as animal production losses due to death of infected animals, condemnation of internal organs of slaughtered lifestock, reduction in carcass weight, decrease in milk production, fecundity and other production-based losses.
Prevention of echinococcosis in humans and safety precautions.
NTDs designated by WHO for control or elimination: Buruli ulcer, Chagas disease, cysticercosis/taeniasis, dengue / severe dengue, dracunculiasis (guinea-worm disease), echinococcosis, food-borne trematodiases, human African trypanosomiasis, the leishmaniases, leprosy, lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, rabies, schistosomiasis, soil-transmitted helminthiases, trachoma, and yaws.
Treatments for "orphan" conditions (those that affect a very small minority of the general population, or conditions traditionally largely ignored by research and medicine, including Fabry's disease, alveolar echinococcosis, variant renal cancer and high myopia) increasingly are neglected in such an environment.
Echinococcosis risk among domestic definitive hosts, Japan.
Cystic echinococcosis (hydatidosis) is a parasitic disease caused by the larval form of Echinococcusgranulosus.
Clinical echinococcosis history and positive serologic test may help the diagnosis of echinococcal cyst.
The differential diagnosis of IV NCC includes toxoplasmosis, fungal and bacterial meningitis, hydrocephalic sequelae of tuberculous meningitis, echinococcosis, intraventricular neoplasm, colloid cyst and non-infectious granulomatous chronic meningitis.
Other pathogens covered by nonmandatory surveillance activities in at least one country included Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, dengue fever, echinococcosis, human granulocytic anaplasmosis, hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome, Mediterranean spotted fever, Naegleria fowleri infections, norovirus infections, Rife Valley fever, Q fever, rotavirus infections, and vellow fever.
Echinococcosis is a parasitic infection caused by the larvae of the cestode Echinococcus.
granulosus showed the presence of stray and domiciliary dogs with echinococcosis in the District of General Pueyrredon.
Serolojik testlerden cystic echinococcosis IHA (Fumoze diagnostics) 1/640 ve IFAT (Euroimmune) 1/128 pozitifti.
Echinococcosis is caused by the larva of the tapeworm Echinococcus granulosus or Echinococcus multiloccularis and is endemic in many rural areas of southern Africa.
multilocularis in red foxes, a trend that was paralleled by an increasing incidence of human alveolar echinococcosis (Deplazes et al.
This study was undertaken to quantify geographic variations in the occurrence of echinococcosis and trichinellosis, two infections that are to a large extent autochtonous (i.