Qaurter 4 micro: Trypanosomiasis Leishmaniasis

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Qaurter 4 micro: Trypanosomiasis Leishmaniasis
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  1. causes Chaga's disease
    Trypanosoma cruzi
  2. sleeping sickness
    • Trypanossoma brucie gambiemse
    • Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense
  3. Trypanosoma cruzi
    Reduviid bug
  4. up to 30% of chagas patients develop
    cardiac alterations
  5. clinical presentation: facial edema, lymph adenopathy, hepatosplenomegaly
    Trypanosomiasis (chagars)
  6. where in the body do trypomastogotes and amastigotes reside
    • trypomastogotes (blood)
    • Amastigotes (tissue)
  7. acute sleeping sickness
    Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense
  8. chronic sleeping sickness
    Trypanosomoa brucei gambiense
  9. Trypanosoma brucei
    Tesetse fly
  10. what percent of sleeping sickness of sleeping sickness is caused by Trypanosomiasis gambiense
    95%
  11. what cause death in sleeping sickness
    demyelinating encephalitis
  12. average number of sleeping sickness cases each year
    10000
  13. intermittent weekly fever and lymphandenopathy
    african trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness)
  14. Kala-azar (black fever)
    Leishmania donovani (visceral)
  15. Vector for leshmania donovani
    sand fly
  16. motility of leishmania
    flagellated
  17. Leishmaniasis tropica and mexicana
    cutaneous leishmaniasis
  18. mucocutaneous leishmaniasis
    L. braziliensis
  19. intermittent fever, weakness, wt. loss, spleenomegaly, hyperpigmentation
    Visceral leishmaniasis (kala-azar)
  20. treatment for visceral leishmaniasis
    sodum stibogluconate

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