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  1. nematodes:
    A) roundworm
    B) tapeworm
    C) fluke
    A) roundworm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. trematodes:
    A) roundworm
    B) tapeworm
    C) fluke
    C) fluke
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. cestodes:
    A) roundworm
    B) tapeworm
    C) fluke
    B) tapeworm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. ascariasis is one of the causes of
    A) fluke
    B) tapeworm
    C) roundworm
    C) roundworm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. strongylodiasis is one of the causes of (seen in HIV + pt)
    A) roundworm
    B) tapeworm
    C) fluke
    A) roundworm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. hookworm is one of the causes of ....
    A) tapeworm
    B) roundworm
    C) fluke
    B) roundworm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. cysticercosis is one of the causes of
    A) tapeworm
    B) roundworm
    C) fluke
    A) tapeworm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. how to get ascariasis infection?
    • nematode
    • ingestion of eggs.
  9. ascariasis life cycle in body.
    start in intestine (10-24 mo) then migrate to lungs, pharynx then swallow back down.
  10. clinidal syndrome of ascariasis?
    • pulm (do CXR)
    • impaired protein digest/abs
    • bilirary/intestine obstruct
    • abd discomfort, vomit
    • cholangitis, pancreatitis
    • eosinophilia (should get differential!!!)
  11. diagnosis for ascariasis
    똥 검사
  12. treatment for ascariasis?
    • mebendazole (Vermox) 100mg bid x 3 days
    • albendazole 400mg x 1 dose
  13. how do you get strongyloidiasis?
    larva penetration of skin or colon
  14. strongyloidiasis is common in which pt population?
    HIV positive
  15. which has autoimmune infxn?
    A) ascariasis
    B) hookworm
    C) strongylodiasis
    C) strongylodiasis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. which doesn't have eosinophilia?
    A) strongylodiasis
    B) hookworm
    C) ascariasis
    B) hookworm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. which can be lethal?
    A) hookworm
    B) ascariasis
    C) strongylodiasis
    C) strongylodiasis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. which can be found in HIV positive pt?
    A) ascariasis
    B) strongylodiasis
    C) hookworm
    B) strongylodiasis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. which has diarrhea with mucus?
    A) hookworm
    B) strongylodiasis
    C) ascariasis
    B) strongylodiasis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. which has anemia presentation?
    A) strongylodiasis
    B) ascariasis
    C) hookworm
    C) hookworm
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. top 2 clinical presentation of strongylodiasis?
    • diarrhea with mucus
    • eosinophilia
    • others include skin rash, abd pain, NV, weight loss
  22. how to diagnose strongylodiasis?
    • ID of rhabditiform larvae in stool
    • sputum (b/c goes into lungs)
    • duodenal fluid (drain it)
  23. treatment for strongylodiasis?
    • ivermectin 200mcg/kg/day x 2 day
    • albendazole 400mg bid x 7 day
  24. how do you get hook worm?
    skin penetration
  25. hookworm lives in ___ water (dirty vs. fresh)
    fresh
  26. clinical syndrome of hookworm?
    • mild epigastric pain and tenderness
    • headache, fatigue
    • hypoproteinemia
    • cutaneous larva migrans
    • pruritis, erythema, rash
    • more systemic sympts
    • ANEMIA
  27. treatment for hookworm?
    Vermox 100mg bid x 3 days
  28. surviving mechanisms for tapeworm!!
    • proglottids!
    • male and female sex organs and break free
  29. how do you get cysticercosis?
    • ingesting eggs
    • usu uncooked pork
  30. how does cysticercosis affect the body?
    bowel -> blood stream -> organ -> CNS
  31. important clinical presentation of cysticercosis? (tapeworm)
    CNS: seizure!
  32. how do you diagnose cysticerrcosis?
    CT MRI
  33. treatment of cysticercosis?
    • normally not treated b/c cysts die/calcify
    • if sympt, surgical resection
    • neurocysticercosis: sx, anticonvul, antihelm
    • albendazole 400mg bid for 8-30 days
  34. if pregnant woman, what can you NOT use b/c contraindicated?
    A) ivermectin
    B) mebendazole
    C) albendazole
    B) mebendazole
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. the MoA is NOT by inhibiting microtuble synth.
    A) mebendazole
    B) ivermectin
    C) albendazole
    B) ivermectin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. MoA is paralyzing worm by intesifying GABA
    A) ivermectin
    B) albendazole
    C) mebendazole
    A) ivermectin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. more CNS side effects seen.
    A) albendazole
    B) ivermectin
    C) mebendazole
    A) albendazole
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. 10% oral absorption so increase abs with fatty meal.
    A) ivermectin
    B) albendazole
    C) mebendazole
    C) mebendazole
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. extensive first pass metab.
    A) mebendazole
    B) ivermectin
    C) albendazole
    C) albendazole
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. exc in feces.
    A) mebendazole
    B) ivermectin
    C) albendazole
    B) ivermectin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  41. rapid absorption.
    A) ivermectin
    B) albendazole
    C) mebendazole
    A) ivermectin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  42. rash as SE.
    A) mebendazole
    B) albendazole
    C) ivermectin
    C) ivermectin
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  43. ___ lice is different from the others. (wider and shorter)
    A) pubic
    B) body
    C) head
    A) pubic
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  44. pediculus is...
    lice
  45. when do lice eggs hatch?
    nymphs after 7-10 days
  46. lice dies if it is not fed blood within...
    24h
  47. what from lice cause hypersensitivity thus itching?
    • injecting saliva
    • defecation
  48. treatment of lice?
    • Nix (1% permethrin)
    • 1% Lindane (Rx)
    • Kwell (gamma benzene hexachloride shampoo)
    • RID (pyrethins + piperonyl butoxide)
    • 0.1% menthol for pruritis (works well)

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