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50 terms
Blood and Tissue Parasites
Flagellates... Sporozoans
Leishmania, Trypanosoma brucei, Trypan…
Plasmodium, Babesia, Toxoplasma gondii
Sporozoan
Protozoa classes that cause disease?
Examples of flagellates?
Examples of sporozoans?
Babesia (sporozoan or falgellate)?
Flagellates... Sporozoans
Protozoa classes that cause disease?
Leishmania, Trypanosoma brucei, Trypan…
Examples of flagellates?
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Blood and Tissue Parasites
Nematodes... Cestodes... Trematodes
Wuchereria bancrofti... Brugia malayi... Bot…
Tropics and subtropics
Asia, South Pacific
Types of Helminths?
Which pathogens cause lymphatic filariasis? Type of helminths?
Where is Wuchereria bancrofti found?
Where is Brugia malayi found?
Nematodes... Cestodes... Trematodes
Types of Helminths?
Wuchereria bancrofti... Brugia malayi... Bot…
Which pathogens cause lymphatic filariasis? Type of helminths?
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Blood and Tissue Parasites 2
Causative agent of filariasis/elephant…
Causative agent of filariasis/elephant…
Vectors for Wuchereria and Brugia fila…
What is the cause of pathology in Wuch…
Wuchereria bancrofti
Brugia malayi
mosquitoes:... - Anopheles... - Culex... - Aedes
adult worms that clog lymphatics
Causative agent of filariasis/elephant…
Wuchereria bancrofti
Causative agent of filariasis/elephant…
Brugia malayi
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Blood and Tissue parasites
Trophozoite
Schizont
Gametocyte, Micro matures to Macro
Endotoxins, Malarial Metabolites
Chromatin in ring pattern when immature and in granulate cyto…
3 chromatin masses that mature into multiple merzoites when m…
Chromatin mass in pigmented, cytomplasm that starts off loose…
Plasmodium's paraxisms are caused by a coordinated rupture, r…
Trophozoite
Chromatin in ring pattern when immature and in granulate cyto…
Schizont
3 chromatin masses that mature into multiple merzoites when m…
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Blood and Tissue Parasites [Complete]
What 3 criteria are used in differenti…
When preparing slides for Malaria diag…
This smear for malaria is just a norma…
This smear for malaria requires the *l…
- Size/distribution of rings... - Size/Shape of gametocyte
- Thin smear... - Thick smear
Thin smear... [DingDing]
Thick smear... [DingDing]
What 3 criteria are used in differenti…
- Size/distribution of rings... - Size/Shape of gametocyte
When preparing slides for Malaria diag…
- Thin smear... - Thick smear
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Blood and Tissue Parasites
What is the vector of malaria?
In malaria sporogony takes place in th…
Life cycle of plasmodium
How is malaria diagnosed?
mosquito
-mosquito gut... -human
mosquito infects human, its cycled into the liver and red and…
-Thin smear (Wright stain: to see if parasite is there at all…
What is the vector of malaria?
mosquito
In malaria sporogony takes place in th…
-mosquito gut... -human
48 terms
Blood and Tissue Parasites 1
Species of flagellates that are blood…
Species of sporozoans that are blood a…
Definitive host for babesia micro (inc…
Parasite found mainly in NE US and WI,…
- Leishmania... - Trypanosoma brucei... - Trypanosoma cruzi
- Plasmodium... - Babesia... - Toxoplasma gondii
Ixodes tick (Deer tick)... note: humans are an intermediate host
Babesia
Species of flagellates that are blood…
- Leishmania... - Trypanosoma brucei... - Trypanosoma cruzi
Species of sporozoans that are blood a…
- Plasmodium... - Babesia... - Toxoplasma gondii
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Blood and Tissue Parasites
Blood and tissue infections
1. Amastigote= tissue or w/in cells... 2.…
Trypanosoma gambiense
Trypanosoma rhodesiense
Below are protozoa that cause what type of infections? ... - Try…
What are the two human forms of Trypanosoma and Leishmania an…
What parasite is indicated below: ... - hemoflagellate... - Vector:…
What parasite is indicated below: ... - hemoflagellate... - Vector:…
Blood and tissue infections
Below are protozoa that cause what type of infections? ... - Try…
1. Amastigote= tissue or w/in cells... 2.…
What are the two human forms of Trypanosoma and Leishmania an…
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Blood and Tissue Protozoan Parasites
Agent that causes Malignant tertian ma…
Agent(s) that cause tertian malaria
Agent that causes Quartan malaria
Vector for malaria
Plasmodium falciparum
Plasmodium vivax/ovale
Plasmodium malariae
Female Anopheles mosquito
Agent that causes Malignant tertian ma…
Plasmodium falciparum
Agent(s) that cause tertian malaria
Plasmodium vivax/ovale
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Blood and Tissue Parasites
What are the protozoa (13)?
What are the hemoflagellates? What are…
What is the cause of african sleeping…
What is the cause of Chagas' disease (…
Amoebae:... Entamoeba histolytica: Intestine and liver... *Flage…
Trypanosoma... Leishmania... - Insect vectors, found in blood, tis…
African tryponosomiasis (trypanosomes are hemoflagellates,…
Trypanosoma cruzi (reduviid bug aka kissing bug bc it likes…
What are the protozoa (13)?
Amoebae:... Entamoeba histolytica: Intestine and liver... *Flage…
What are the hemoflagellates? What are…
Trypanosoma... Leishmania... - Insect vectors, found in blood, tis…
Blood and Tissue Parasites
What is the infective stage in Wuchere…
Life cycle of Wuchereria bancrofti
Where are adult Wuchereria found?
Where are Wuchereria microfilaria found?
-mosquito
-microfilariae in blood ingested by mosquito... -infective stage…
in lymphatics
in the blood
What is the infective stage in Wuchere…
-mosquito
Life cycle of Wuchereria bancrofti
-microfilariae in blood ingested by mosquito... -infective stage…
Blood and Tissue Parasites
Asexual phase
Sexual phase
Mosquito salivary fluid
Sporozoites infect
Occurring in humans
Occurring in female Anopheles mosquitoes
Containing the sporozoites are injected during blood meal
Liver cells and mature into schizonts
Asexual phase
Occurring in humans
Sexual phase
Occurring in female Anopheles mosquitoes
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Blood and Tissue Parasites 1
Species of flagellates that are blood…
Species of sporozoans that are blood a…
Definitive host for babesia micro (inc…
Parasite found mainly in NE US and WI,…
- Leishmania... - Trypanosoma brucei... - Trypanosoma cruzi
- Plasmodium... - Babesia... - Toxoplasma gondii
Ixodes tick (Deer tick)... note: humans are an intermediate host
Babesia
Species of flagellates that are blood…
- Leishmania... - Trypanosoma brucei... - Trypanosoma cruzi
Species of sporozoans that are blood a…
- Plasmodium... - Babesia... - Toxoplasma gondii
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Blood and Tissue Parasites
Babesia microti
Babesia microti life cycle
geographic areas for Babesia microti
patho of Babesia microti in immunocomp…
sporozoan ... infects RBCs--> can look similar to plasmodium
sexual in definitive host=deer tick ... intermediate host=humans…
Northeast US ... Pacific coast ... missouri ... georgia ... wiscosin
aysmptomatic ... mild flu like ... parasitemia <2%
Babesia microti
sporozoan ... infects RBCs--> can look similar to plasmodium
Babesia microti life cycle
sexual in definitive host=deer tick ... intermediate host=humans…
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Blood and Tissue parasites
Trypomastigote
Promastigote
Amastigote
Metacylic trypmastigote
Long, slender, fusiform-shaped parasite. A kinetoplast and fl…
Long, slender, fusiform shaped parasite. The flagellum and ki…
An ovoid-shaped parasite which has lost the external flagellu…
What is the infective stage of T. cruzi? a small trypomastigo…
Trypomastigote
Long, slender, fusiform-shaped parasite. A kinetoplast and fl…
Promastigote
Long, slender, fusiform shaped parasite. The flagellum and ki…
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Blood and Tissue Parasites - Leishmania
Leishmania = what motile form?
What are the four clinically significa…
Amastigote - describe
Promastigote - describe
flagellate
Amastigote... Promastigote... Epimastigote... Trypomastigote
multiply in tissue cells & macrophages
form that transforms into amastigote
Leishmania = what motile form?
flagellate
What are the four clinically significa…
Amastigote... Promastigote... Epimastigote... Trypomastigote
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Blood & Tissue Parasites - Malaria
Found worldwide when?
No longer endemic in U.S. by ...
How many cases/year in U.S.?
Now mainly restricted to what areas of…
1800s
1950's
approx. 1500
tropics and sub-tropics
Found worldwide when?
1800s
No longer endemic in U.S. by ...
1950's
22 terms
Blood, tissue parasites
Tissue nematodes
5
Molting
Molting
Invade human blood, skin, or lymphatic system
Tissue-dwelling roundworms have__ distinct stages
Larval stages are distinguished from each other by a____ proc…
Involves shedding of the parasite's surface cuticle and organ…
Tissue nematodes
Invade human blood, skin, or lymphatic system
5
Tissue-dwelling roundworms have__ distinct stages
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Parasites - Tissue and Blood
What is the interspecies pathogenesis…
What is the vector for Amer. Trypanoso…
What does the Amer. Trypanasomoiasis (…
In Chagas disease/ Amer. Trypansomoias…
They are gut diseases in animals, that turn into blood and ti…
The reduvid bug is the vector. Transfer through bite from bug…
Forms chancre/chagoma (edema) in skin (weeks). Causes fever,…
PREVENTION is most important. Only treatment is toxic and poo…
What is the interspecies pathogenesis…
They are gut diseases in animals, that turn into blood and ti…
What is the vector for Amer. Trypanoso…
The reduvid bug is the vector. Transfer through bite from bug…
162 terms
Blood and tissue parasite
4 protozoa that cause malaria
Plasmodium vivax vs. ovale
Plasmodia life cycle
Briefly state the life cycle of the pl…
Plasmodium falciparum/vivax/ovale/malariae
Burst RBCs at different time intervals. Zero hours- 1. 24 hrs…
Undergo sexual division in the anopheles mosquito and asexual…
Sporozoites in mosquito→ blood stream → liver → form trophozo…
4 protozoa that cause malaria
Plasmodium falciparum/vivax/ovale/malariae
Plasmodium vivax vs. ovale
Burst RBCs at different time intervals. Zero hours- 1. 24 hrs…
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Blood and Tissue Parasites 2
Causative agent of filariasis/elephant…
Causative agent of filariasis/elephant…
Vectors for Wuchereria and Brugia fila…
What is the cause of pathology in Wuch…
Wuchereria bancrofti
Brugia malayi
mosquitoes:... - Anopheles... - Culex... - Aedes
adult worms that clog lymphatics
Causative agent of filariasis/elephant…
Wuchereria bancrofti
Causative agent of filariasis/elephant…
Brugia malayi
15 terms
blood and tissue parasites
hemoflagellates
african trynosomiasis
american trypanosomiasis
leishmania
- trypanosoma and leishmania ... - insect vectors... - found in blo…
- sleeping sickness ... - T.gambiense in west africa... - T. rhodes…
- chagas's disease = enlarged heart and intestine... - T. cruzi…
- 4 basic forms (L. tropica dermal, L. tropica diffuse cutane…
hemoflagellates
- trypanosoma and leishmania ... - insect vectors... - found in blo…
african trynosomiasis
- sleeping sickness ... - T.gambiense in west africa... - T. rhodes…
68 terms
Blood & Tissue Parasites - Malaria
Found worldwide when?
No longer endemic in U.S. by ...
How many cases/year in U.S.?
Now mainly restricted to what areas of…
1800s
1950's
approx. 1500
tropics and sub-tropics
Found worldwide when?
1800s
No longer endemic in U.S. by ...
1950's
48 terms
Blood and Tissue Parasites 1
Species of flagellates that are blood…
Species of sporozoans that are blood a…
Definitive host for babesia micro (inc…
Parasite found mainly in NE US and WI,…
- Leishmania... - Trypanosoma brucei... - Trypanosoma cruzi
- Plasmodium... - Babesia... - Toxoplasma gondii
Ixodes tick (Deer tick)... note: humans are an intermediate host
Babesia
Species of flagellates that are blood…
- Leishmania... - Trypanosoma brucei... - Trypanosoma cruzi
Species of sporozoans that are blood a…
- Plasmodium... - Babesia... - Toxoplasma gondii
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blood and tissue parasites JITT
apicomplexa protozoa (2)
kintoplastid protozoa (2)
worst of the plasmodium
plasmodium transmission
plasmodium, babesia
trypansomes, leishmania
falciparum
anopheles mosquito- definitive host
apicomplexa protozoa (2)
plasmodium, babesia
kintoplastid protozoa (2)
trypansomes, leishmania
162 terms
Blood and tissue parasite
4 protozoa that cause malaria
Plasmodium vivax vs. ovale
Plasmodia life cycle
Briefly state the life cycle of the pl…
Plasmodium falciparum/vivax/ovale/malariae
Burst RBCs at different time intervals. Zero hours- 1. 24 hrs…
Undergo sexual division in the anopheles mosquito and asexual…
Sporozoites in mosquito→ blood stream → liver → form trophozo…
4 protozoa that cause malaria
Plasmodium falciparum/vivax/ovale/malariae
Plasmodium vivax vs. ovale
Burst RBCs at different time intervals. Zero hours- 1. 24 hrs…
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Blood and tissue parasites
What are the main protozoa that can ca…
What are the hemoflagellates? What is…
What are the four forms that hemoglage…
What are the different types of trypan…
1. Trypanosoma... 2. Leishmania... 3. Entamoeba... 4. Toxoplasma... 5. Pl…
1. Trypanosoma and Leishmania... 2. Insect vector... 3. Found in…
Only the Amastigote (tissue or within cells) or the *trypom…
1. African trypanosomiasis (sleeping sickness): Trypanosoma *…
What are the main protozoa that can ca…
1. Trypanosoma... 2. Leishmania... 3. Entamoeba... 4. Toxoplasma... 5. Pl…
What are the hemoflagellates? What is…
1. Trypanosoma and Leishmania... 2. Insect vector... 3. Found in…
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Blood and Tissue Parasites
What are Filiarasis and where are they…
How is Filiarasis transmitted?
What is the Pathogenesis of Filaria?
What are the symptoms associated with…
1. Threadlike nematodes with elongate eggs called microfilari…
1. Female mosquitos and deposit eggs in lymph system.... 2. Micr…
1. Damage occurs in the lymph system.... 2. This results in fibr…
1. Lymphangitis.... 2. Retrograde lymphadenitis.... 3. Fever.... 4. Hy…
What are Filiarasis and where are they…
1. Threadlike nematodes with elongate eggs called microfilari…
How is Filiarasis transmitted?
1. Female mosquitos and deposit eggs in lymph system.... 2. Micr…
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Blood and Tissue Parasites - Leishmania
Leishmania = what motile form?
What are the four clinically significa…
Amastigote - describe
Promastigote - describe
flagellate
Amastigote... Promastigote... Epimastigote... Trypomastigote
multiply in tissue cells & macrophages
form that transforms into amastigote
Leishmania = what motile form?
flagellate
What are the four clinically significa…
Amastigote... Promastigote... Epimastigote... Trypomastigote
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Microbiology- Blood and Tissue Parasites: Trypanosomas
Cause, Vector and Incidence of African…
Life Cycle of T. Brucei:
Spread of T. Brucei Gambiense:
Spread of T. Brucei Rhodesiense
Vector: Tsetse flies ... Cause: T. Brucei ... Incidence ONLY IN AFR…
Bite from tsetse fly > T. Brucei at site may cause painless c…
West African- Human to human spread via the tsetse fly
East African- human to human, AND animal to human
Cause, Vector and Incidence of African…
Vector: Tsetse flies ... Cause: T. Brucei ... Incidence ONLY IN AFR…
Life Cycle of T. Brucei:
Bite from tsetse fly > T. Brucei at site may cause painless c…
20 terms
Microbiology- Blood and Tissue Parasites: Trypanosomas
Cause, Vector and Incidence of African…
**Life Cycle of T. Brucei:
**Spread of T. Brucei Gambiense:
Spread of T. Brucei Rhodesiense
Vector: Tsetse flies ... Cause: T. Brucei ... Incidence ONLY IN AFR…
Bite from tsetse fly > T. Brucei at site may cause painless c…
West African- Human to human spread via the tsetse fly
East African- human to human, AND animal to human
Cause, Vector and Incidence of African…
Vector: Tsetse flies ... Cause: T. Brucei ... Incidence ONLY IN AFR…
**Life Cycle of T. Brucei:
Bite from tsetse fly > T. Brucei at site may cause painless c…
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Micro Blood and Tissue parasite
Plasmodium falciparum
Plasmodium vivax
Plasmodium malariae
Plasmodium ovale
tropics... Blackwater fever... fulminant... Fatal in 8-10 months (untr…
Most common malarial infection... tropics, subtropics and temper…
A common malarial infection... Sporadic distribution... Benign quar…
2nd Rarest form of malarial infection... Central West Africa & s…
Plasmodium falciparum
tropics... Blackwater fever... fulminant... Fatal in 8-10 months (untr…
Plasmodium vivax
Most common malarial infection... tropics, subtropics and temper…
20 terms
Lab 5- tissue and blood parasites
histoplasmosis
leprosy
aspergillosis
verruca vulgaris
Granulomatous infiltrate in the dermis; parasitized macrophages
granulomas around blood vessels and nerves; + FITE stain
granulomas that are angioinvasive; PAS +
Epidermal hyperplasia and hyperkeratosis
histoplasmosis
Granulomatous infiltrate in the dermis; parasitized macrophages
leprosy
granulomas around blood vessels and nerves; + FITE stain
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Parasit: Blood and Tissue Flagellates (general)
How are blood and tissue flagellates t…
What is a Kinetoplast?
The kinetoplast will stain light or da…
Kinetoplast
Transmitted by insect vectors
A kinetoplast is a network of circular DNA (called kDNA) insi…
Dark like the nucleus
How are blood and tissue flagellates t…
Transmitted by insect vectors
What is a Kinetoplast?
A kinetoplast is a network of circular DNA (called kDNA) insi…
41 terms
blood and tissue parasites (12/8)
case 1: splenetcomized woman had been…
what stage of babesia (a sporozoan) ex…
why is splenectomized patient going to…
what will you see in infected blood ce…
Babesia Microti
asexual life cycle in humans, an accidental intermediate host…
pathology is due to infection of red blood cells and lysing o…
maltese cross formation
case 1: splenetcomized woman had been…
Babesia Microti
what stage of babesia (a sporozoan) ex…
asexual life cycle in humans, an accidental intermediate host…
58 terms
Blood and Tissue Parasites MLS541
Hookworm Egg Identification
Hookworm Pathogenesis
Hookworm Variables
Hookworm Distribution
Ancylostoma duodenale "Old World" and Necator americanus "New…
After repeated infections, allergic reaction itching can occu…
delayed exam can result in larval development and egg hatchin…
Second most common human helminthic infection( after ascarias…
Hookworm Egg Identification
Ancylostoma duodenale "Old World" and Necator americanus "New…
Hookworm Pathogenesis
After repeated infections, allergic reaction itching can occu…
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Parasites intro/ blood and tissue dwellers
protozoa with highest mortality rate
Bacteria and virus causing greatest mo…
vector for malaria
vector for sleeping sickness
malaria: 1-3 million
1) Tb: 2-3 million... 2) HIV
mosquito
tsetse
protozoa with highest mortality rate
malaria: 1-3 million
Bacteria and virus causing greatest mo…
1) Tb: 2-3 million... 2) HIV
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Protozoan parasites of blood and other tissues
What are the two important phylums of…
Sarcodina, Characterization and Lifecy…
Mastigophora, Characterization and Lif…
Coccidia, Characterization and Lifecycle
1. Apicomplexa (Coccidia, Piroplasmidia, Haemosporidia) ... 2. S…
A subclass of the phylum Sarcomastigophora. ... Characterization…
A subclass of the phylum Sarcomastigophora. ... Characterization…
A subclass of the phylum Apicomplexa (Sporozoa). ... Characteriz…
What are the two important phylums of…
1. Apicomplexa (Coccidia, Piroplasmidia, Haemosporidia) ... 2. S…
Sarcodina, Characterization and Lifecy…
A subclass of the phylum Sarcomastigophora. ... Characterization…
19 terms
Microbiology- Blood and Tissue Parasites: Trypanosomas
Cause, Vector and Incidence of African…
Life Cycle of T. Brucei:
Spread of T. Brucei Gambiense:
Spread of T. Brucei Rhodesiense
Vector: Tsetse flies. Cause: T. Brucei. Incidence ONLY IN AFR…
Bite from tsetse fly > T. Brucei at site may cause painless c…
West African- Human to human spread via the tsetse fly
East African- human to human, AND animal to human
Cause, Vector and Incidence of African…
Vector: Tsetse flies. Cause: T. Brucei. Incidence ONLY IN AFR…
Life Cycle of T. Brucei:
Bite from tsetse fly > T. Brucei at site may cause painless c…
21 terms
Microbiology 13 Blood and Tissue Parasites
Parasite
Protists
Apicomplexa
Ciliate
an organism that lives in or on another organism (its host) a…
single cell, eukaryotic organism that doesn't really fit into…
Unicellular, spore-forming protists that are obligate endopar…
Protozoa covered with tiny cilia that provide locomotion.
Parasite
an organism that lives in or on another organism (its host) a…
Protists
single cell, eukaryotic organism that doesn't really fit into…
62 terms
Parasit 3 - blood & tissue flagellate
What are the two main blood and tissue…
What vectors/intermediate hosts are ut…
What are major reservoirs of T. cruzi…
What is one way dogs and human/childre…
Trypanosoma cruzi... Leishmania infantum
Insects
Dogs... Worldwide... Dogs get sick and also serve as infection sour…
Ingesting the infected bug... Or the bug bites them and defecate…
What are the two main blood and tissue…
Trypanosoma cruzi... Leishmania infantum
What vectors/intermediate hosts are ut…
Insects
micro-23 blood and tissue parasites II
Toxoplasma gondii- hosts
Toxoplasma gondi: Epidemiology & Trans…
Toxoplasma gondii ... Life Cycle:
Dog muscle. Myonecrosis and myositis w…
Coccidian ... Blood & tissue protozoan intracellular parasite…
Ingestion of undercooked meat or other food contaminated with…
Toxoplasma gondii ... Life Cycle:... 1. Infectious oocysts... 2. Matu…
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Toxoplasma gondii- hosts
Coccidian ... Blood & tissue protozoan intracellular parasite…
Toxoplasma gondi: Epidemiology & Trans…
Ingestion of undercooked meat or other food contaminated with…
micro-22 Blood & Tissue Parasites I
Blood and Tissue Protozoa
Malaria Plasmodium species
Plasmodium Epidemiology
malaria transmission
Plasmodium ... Babesia... Toxoplasma gondi ... Leishmania ... Trypanosoma
2 hosts:... Mosquito (Anopheles) for sexual reproduction (gameto…
Infections accounts for 1-5 billion febrile episodes and 1-3…
sporozoites injected with saliva ... enter circulation
Blood and Tissue Protozoa
Plasmodium ... Babesia... Toxoplasma gondi ... Leishmania ... Trypanosoma
Malaria Plasmodium species
2 hosts:... Mosquito (Anopheles) for sexual reproduction (gameto…
19 terms
Blood and Tissue Parasites - Protozoan Hemoflagellates - Trypanosomes
Tryponon = ... soma =
Trypanosoma spp. have the ability to d…
What disease is associated with Trypan…
Trypanosoma brucei gambiense prevalenc…
Tryponon = borer... soma = body
mutate and escape host immune system
African Trypanosomiasis
West & Central Africa... Humans main reservoir
Tryponon = ... soma =
Tryponon = borer... soma = body
Trypanosoma spp. have the ability to d…
mutate and escape host immune system
84 terms
R Blood & Tissue Parasites 1 & 2
Babesia microti
Babesia microti life cycle
geographic areas for Babesia microti
patho of Babesia microti in immunocomp…
sporozoan ... infects RBCs--> can look similar to plasmodium
sexual in definitive host=deer tick ... intermediate host=humans…
Northeast US ... Pacific coast ... missouri ... georgia ... wiscosin
aysmptomatic ... mild flu like ... parasitemia <2%
Babesia microti
sporozoan ... infects RBCs--> can look similar to plasmodium
Babesia microti life cycle
sexual in definitive host=deer tick ... intermediate host=humans…
19 terms
Blood and Tissue Parasites - Protozoan Hemoflagellates - Trypanosomes
Tryponon = ... soma =
Trypanosoma spp. have the ability to d…
What disease is associated with Trypan…
Trypanosoma brucei gambiense prevalenc…
Tryponon = borer... soma = body
mutate and escape host immune system
African Trypanosomiasis
West & Central Africa... Humans main reservoir
Tryponon = ... soma =
Tryponon = borer... soma = body
Trypanosoma spp. have the ability to d…
mutate and escape host immune system
17 terms
Trypanosoma Cruzi - Parasitology 4B Blood / Tissue Parasites
shortness of breath + cardiac function…
Trypanosoma cruzi aka ______ is a majo…
Trypanosoma transmission
Trypanosoma cruzi acute infection (5)
Trypanosoma cruzi
Chaga's disease... South America
reduviid bug / stink bug in louisiana
Chagoma: nodule with macrophages, PMNs, etc... Romana's sign... Fev…
shortness of breath + cardiac function…
Trypanosoma cruzi
Trypanosoma cruzi aka ______ is a majo…
Chaga's disease... South America
11 terms
Table 8-7. Examples of blood and tissue parasites
Plasmodium
Babesia
Trypanosoma
Filarial worms
Blood parasites
Blood parasites
Blood parasites
Blood parasites
Plasmodium
Blood parasites
Babesia
Blood parasites
19 terms
Block 2 IID - Blood and Tissue parasites
What is the most dangerous species of…
What is the vector for Plasmodium?
Cyclic fevers & chills
What is the pathogenesis of P. falcipa…
P. falciparum
Anopheles mosquito
Malaria
Cytoadherence: causing microvascular disease in brain, renal…
What is the most dangerous species of…
P. falciparum
What is the vector for Plasmodium?
Anopheles mosquito
48 terms
Blood/tissue parasites I 12.8
Species of flagellates that are blood…
Species of sporozoans that are blood a…
Definitive host for babesia micro (inc…
Parasite found mainly in NE US and WI,…
-Leishmania... -Trypanosoma brucei... -Trypanosoma cruzi
-Plasmodium ... -Babesia... -Toxoplasma gondii
Ixodes tick (Deer tick) ... note: humans are an intermediate host
Babesia
Species of flagellates that are blood…
-Leishmania... -Trypanosoma brucei... -Trypanosoma cruzi
Species of sporozoans that are blood a…
-Plasmodium ... -Babesia... -Toxoplasma gondii
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