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Microbiology / Parasitology B4# 3 - Introduction to Parasitology
Parasites
Ectoparasite
Endoparasite
Zoonosis
arbitrarily defined as protozoa, and metazoa (helminths, etc..)
Lives in external surface ... Usually arthropods
lives within another living organism
infection of an animal that is not usually found in the host,…
Parasites
arbitrarily defined as protozoa, and metazoa (helminths, etc..)
Ectoparasite
Lives in external surface ... Usually arthropods
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Microbiology: Parasitology
Giardia Lamblia
Cysts in water
Giardiasis
Trophozoites or Cysts in stool
Causative agent of Giardiasis?
How is Giardia Lamblia transmitted?
What protozoan disease entails bloating, flatulence, foul-mil…
How is Giardia Lamblia diagnosed?
Giardia Lamblia
Causative agent of Giardiasis?
Cysts in water
How is Giardia Lamblia transmitted?
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Parasitology- Lecture Microbiology- EXAM 3
Describe Cyst and Trophozoite stages
4 major types protozoans
Amoeba Transmission, symptoms,
Flagellates: transmission routes
cyst- passed in feces, resistant, infective. Trophozoite- fee…
Amoeba- pseudopodia engulfs food. 2. Ciliates- cilia ingest f…
Tranmission: fecal oral. Causes Amebiasis: diarrhea, andomina…
Fecal oral: trophozoite and cyst- Giardia lamblia. Sexual: on…
Describe Cyst and Trophozoite stages
cyst- passed in feces, resistant, infective. Trophozoite- fee…
4 major types protozoans
Amoeba- pseudopodia engulfs food. 2. Ciliates- cilia ingest f…
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Microbiology - Parasitology
"Intestinal" Protozoa (6 species)
Protozoa
Stages of Protozoa
Helminths
Giardia duodenalis... Entamoeba Histolytica... Trichomonas Vaginali…
Single celled eukaryotes. ... Types: amebae (entamoeba hystoliti…
Trophozoites - Mobile stage. Can ingest food.... Cysts - immobil…
Multicellular eukaryotes... Worms... Differentiated tissues (nervou…
"Intestinal" Protozoa (6 species)
Giardia duodenalis... Entamoeba Histolytica... Trichomonas Vaginali…
Protozoa
Single celled eukaryotes. ... Types: amebae (entamoeba hystoliti…
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Block 3 - Microbiology - Gastrointestinal Parasitology
Ectoparasite
Amoeba
Entamoeba histolytica
Entamoeba histolytica
Classification of Parasites... -Parasites that live on the host…
Overview... -Animal-like single-celled protozoan... -Motile via pse…
Distinctive Features... -Two forms during life-cycle = trophozoi…
Virulence Factors... -Granuloysin-like cytotoxin (degradation of…
Ectoparasite
Classification of Parasites... -Parasites that live on the host…
Amoeba
Overview... -Animal-like single-celled protozoan... -Motile via pse…
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Microbiology Parasitology
Obligate parasite
Facultative
Populations at risk for parasitic infe…
Helminths: Nematodes
Cannot survive outside of a host body
May exist in free-living state or within a host
1. Individuals in underdeveloped countries... 2. Refugees... 3. Imm…
Roundworm... Free living... Mouth has three lips or a buccal capsul…
Obligate parasite
Cannot survive outside of a host body
Facultative
May exist in free-living state or within a host
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Microbiology Unit 3 - Parasitology II
Protozoans
Asexual Reproduction
Schizogony
Conjugation
- Unicellular, aerobis and heterotopic eukaryotes
- Occurs by budding, fission or schizogony
- Is a multiple fission process where the nucleus divides and…
- Sexual production of protozoans
Protozoans
- Unicellular, aerobis and heterotopic eukaryotes
Asexual Reproduction
- Occurs by budding, fission or schizogony
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Microbiology Unit 3 - Medical Parasitology
Entamoeba histolytica
Acanthamoeba spp.
Balamuthia spp.
Giardia lamblia
- Amoeba... - Transmitted through ingestion if cyst in the feces…
- Amoeba... - Free living amoeba found in water... - Symptoms: caus…
- Amoeba... - Free living amoeba found in water... - Symptoms: can…
- Flagellate... - Giardiasis... - Transmitted through ingestion of…
Entamoeba histolytica
- Amoeba... - Transmitted through ingestion if cyst in the feces…
Acanthamoeba spp.
- Amoeba... - Free living amoeba found in water... - Symptoms: caus…
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GI Exam 3 Microbiology & Parasitology
salmonella, shigella, e. coli
enterobacteriaceae (the enterics)
ubiquitous, non-fastidious, facultativ…
o2, respire, cytochrome p450
The family enterobacteriaceae aka the "enterics" includes wha…
what is the largest and most diverse group of medically impor…
enterobacteriaceae- salmonella, shigella, and e.coli are all…
Enterobacteriaceae do have to use ____ to _____ but their ___…
salmonella, shigella, e. coli
The family enterobacteriaceae aka the "enterics" includes wha…
enterobacteriaceae (the enterics)
what is the largest and most diverse group of medically impor…
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Microbiology Parasitology
Polyvinyl alcohol
10% formalin
SAF (Sodium acetate-acetic acid-formal…
MIF (merthiolate-iodine-formalin)
used in the two vial system for permanently stained smears or…
used in the two vial system; formalin-ethyl acetate concentra…
used for permanently stained smears and for concentration
used for concentration and wet mount
Polyvinyl alcohol
used in the two vial system for permanently stained smears or…
10% formalin
used in the two vial system; formalin-ethyl acetate concentra…
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Microbiology - Parasitology
Flatworms
Roundworms
proglottids
strobila
Cestodes & Trematodes
Nematodes
body segments; each is its own organism, capable of fertiliza…
a chain of proglottids
Flatworms
Cestodes & Trematodes
Roundworms
Nematodes
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Microbiology: Parasitology
Protozoa - GI infections
Giardia lamblia
Giardia lamblia... --- transmission
Giardia lamblia... --- diagnosis
Giardia lamblia... Entamoeba histolytica... Cryptosporidium
Giardiasis—bloating, flatulence, foul-smelling, fatty diarrhe…
Cysts in water
Multinucleated trophozoites [A] or cysts [B] in stool
Protozoa - GI infections
Giardia lamblia... Entamoeba histolytica... Cryptosporidium
Giardia lamblia
Giardiasis—bloating, flatulence, foul-smelling, fatty diarrhe…
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Microbiology - Parasitology
Giardia lamblia (Protozoa--GI infection)
Entamoeba histolytica (Protozoa--GI in…
Cryptosporidium (Protozoa--GI infection)
Toxoplasma gondii (Protozoa--CNS infec…
Giardiasis - bloating, flatulence, fatty diarrhea "fat-rich G…
Amebiasis - bloody diarrhea (dysentery), liver abscess (ancho…
Severe diarrhea in AIDS... Mild disease (water diarrhea) in immu…
Congenital toxoplasmosis... Classic triad=chorioretinitis, hydro…
Giardia lamblia (Protozoa--GI infection)
Giardiasis - bloating, flatulence, fatty diarrhea "fat-rich G…
Entamoeba histolytica (Protozoa--GI in…
Amebiasis - bloody diarrhea (dysentery), liver abscess (ancho…
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Microbiology - Parasitology
Giardia lamblia
Giardia lamblia - disease
Entamoeba histolytica
Entamoeba histolytica - disease
Protozoa - GI infection... -Often seen in campers/hikers... -Transm…
Giardiasis
Protozoa - GI infection... -Transmission: cysts in water... CP:... -B…
Amebiasis
Giardia lamblia
Protozoa - GI infection... -Often seen in campers/hikers... -Transm…
Giardia lamblia - disease
Giardiasis
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Microbiology: Parasitology
Giardia Lamblia
Cysts in water
Giardiasis
Trophozoites or Cysts in stool
Causative agent of Giardiasis?
How is Giardia Lamblia transmitted?
What protozoan disease entails bloating, flatulence, foul-mil…
How is Giardia Lamblia diagnosed?
Giardia Lamblia
Causative agent of Giardiasis?
Cysts in water
How is Giardia Lamblia transmitted?
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Microbiology Parasitology
Giardia lamblia
Giardia lamblia
Giardia lamblia
Entamoeba histolytica
bloating... flatulence... foul smelling... fatty diarrhea... Often in cam…
Bloody diarrhea... Liver abscess with "anchovy paste" exudate... RU…
Giardia lamblia
bloating... flatulence... foul smelling... fatty diarrhea... Often in cam…
Giardia lamblia
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Parasitology and Microbiology
Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy
Scrapie
Chronic Wasting Disease
Feline Leukemia Virus
Prion Disease- mad cow disease, degenerative neurological dis…
Prion Disease, TSE of sheep, fatal degenerative neurological…
Prion Disease, TSE of elk and deer, weight loss leading to de…
suppressed immune system, transferred by: slaiva, nasal secre…
Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy
Prion Disease- mad cow disease, degenerative neurological dis…
Scrapie
Prion Disease, TSE of sheep, fatal degenerative neurological…
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Microbiology and parasitology
Microbiology
Pathogen
Disease
Direct contact
The study of microscopic organisms
Diseases and what causes them
Poor health that is a disturbance or change in an animals fun…
Contact with an animal or a bodily fluid from that animal
Microbiology
The study of microscopic organisms
Pathogen
Diseases and what causes them
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Microbiology Parasitology
INTRO TO PARASITOLOGY
Aedes aegypti
Culex quinquefasciatus
Protozoa species with highest mortality
...
Mosquitos that like fresh water, transported in tires
Breed in septic tanks; Feed at dusk and dawn indoors
Plasmodium falciparum
INTRO TO PARASITOLOGY
...
Aedes aegypti
Mosquitos that like fresh water, transported in tires
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Microbiology - Parasitology
Cestodes
Nematodes
Ascaris
Enterobius Vermicularis
"Tapeworms." They can be seen with the naked eye. In order to…
"Round worms" look like an earth worm. Consists of: ... Ascaris…
causes ascariasis. This parasite is associated with GI trac…
"pinworm" - 100,000 - 300,000 parasites, the most common! Mos…
Cestodes
"Tapeworms." They can be seen with the naked eye. In order to…
Nematodes
"Round worms" look like an earth worm. Consists of: ... Ascaris…
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Microbiology: Parasitology
Which protozoa cause GI infections?
CP of Giardia lamblia
Transmission of Giardia lamblia
How do we diagnose Giardiasis (Giardia…
Giardia lamblia... Entamoeba histolytica... Cryptosporidium
GI-infecting protozoa... Giardiasis - bloating, flatulence, fatt…
GI-infecting protozoa... Cysts in water
Trophozoites or cysts in stool
Which protozoa cause GI infections?
Giardia lamblia... Entamoeba histolytica... Cryptosporidium
CP of Giardia lamblia
GI-infecting protozoa... Giardiasis - bloating, flatulence, fatt…
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Microbiology - Parasitology
Protozoal GI infections name three
Giardia Lambili causes
Giardiasis --- sympsm
Giardia Lambili - Giardisis is often s…
1. Giardia Lambili... 2. E. Histoltica... 3. Cryptosporidium
Giardiasis
1. bloatign... 2. flatulent... 3. foul smelling... 4. fatty diarreha
hikers/campels
Protozoal GI infections name three
1. Giardia Lambili... 2. E. Histoltica... 3. Cryptosporidium
Giardia Lambili causes
Giardiasis
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Microbiology - Parasitology
Giardia lamblia
Entamoeba histolytica
Cryptosporidium
toxoplasma gondii
Giardiasis: bloating, flatulence, foul-smelling, fatty diarrh…
Amebiasis : bloody diarrhea (dysentery) , liver abscess... ( "an…
severe diarrhea in AIDS. Mild disease in nonimmunocompromised…
Brain abscess in HIV (seen as... ring-enhancing brain lesions... on…
Giardia lamblia
Giardiasis: bloating, flatulence, foul-smelling, fatty diarrh…
Entamoeba histolytica
Amebiasis : bloody diarrhea (dysentery) , liver abscess... ( "an…
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Parasitology and Microbiology Lecture 1, 2, and 3.
Benefits of in hospital labs
Benefits of in hospital labs
Benefits of in hospital labs
Centrifuge
Quicker results
More economical
Less chance of sampling being lost or compromised
Separate substances of different densities in a solution
Benefits of in hospital labs
Quicker results
Benefits of in hospital labs
More economical
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Microbiology & Parasitology
Strongyloides stercoralis
Capillaria philippinensis
Enterobius vermicularis
Hookworms
Rectal prolapse
Borborygmi
Pruritis ani
Microcytic hypochromic anemia (IDA)
Strongyloides stercoralis
Rectal prolapse
Capillaria philippinensis
Borborygmi
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Microbiology Parasitology
Describe parasites
Protozoa
Helminths
Types of protozoal infection
Organisms that are physiologically dependent upon their host…
Single celled, reproduce sexually or by fission... Dormant, cyst…
Multicellular... Life cycle: egg -> Larva -> Adult
Intestinal, sexually-transmitted/Genitourinary, Tissue-borne,…
Describe parasites
Organisms that are physiologically dependent upon their host…
Protozoa
Single celled, reproduce sexually or by fission... Dormant, cyst…
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Microbiology - Parasitology
Entamoeba histolytica
Giardia lamblia
Cryptosporidium parvum
Trichomonas vaginalis
- Protozoa... - Causes amebiasis... - Primarily diarrhea, but also…
- Protozoa... - Causes Giardiasis... - Primarily diarrhea, often gr…
- Protozoa... - Causes Cryptosporidiosis... - Primarily diarrhea, c…
- Protozoa... - Causes Trichmoniasis... - STD, green, frothy vagina…
Entamoeba histolytica
- Protozoa... - Causes amebiasis... - Primarily diarrhea, but also…
Giardia lamblia
- Protozoa... - Causes Giardiasis... - Primarily diarrhea, often gr…
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Microbiology- Parasitology
Giardia lamblia
Entamoeba histolytica
Cryptosporidium
Toxoplasma gondii
protozoa that causes Giardiasis: bloating, flatulence, fould…
protozoa that causes Amebiasis: bloody diarrhea (dysentery),…
causes severe diarrhea in AIDs. mild disease (watery diarrhea…
congenital toxoplasmosis = classic triad of chorioretinitis,…
Giardia lamblia
protozoa that causes Giardiasis: bloating, flatulence, fould…
Entamoeba histolytica
protozoa that causes Amebiasis: bloody diarrhea (dysentery),…
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Microbiology & Parasitology
cryptococcosis
acariasis
microscope
mycology
fungal infection of nasal passages, brain, and skin that is h…
mite infestation
instrument for looking at small objects
study of fungi
cryptococcosis
fungal infection of nasal passages, brain, and skin that is h…
acariasis
mite infestation
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Microbiology: Parasitology
Protozoa characteristics
Helminths characteristics
Medically significant protozoa
Cyst
-single celled... -reproduce sexually or by fission
-multicellular... -Life cycle: egg -> larva -> adult
Amoeba, Sporozoa, Flagellates, Ciliates
Dormant form of protozoa
Protozoa characteristics
-single celled... -reproduce sexually or by fission
Helminths characteristics
-multicellular... -Life cycle: egg -> larva -> adult
Microbiology exam 3 pt. 5 (parasitology) XXX
LICE
Head louse
Body louse
Pubic louse
Feed at least once a day
Infests scalp hair, transmission by person-to-person contact,…
Infests clothing, transmission through clothes and bedding in…
Infests pubic and other coarse hair, transmission through clo…
LICE
Feed at least once a day
Head louse
Infests scalp hair, transmission by person-to-person contact,…
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Microbiology (Parasitology)
Giardia lamblia
Entamoeba histolytica
Cryptosporidium
Toxoplasma gondii
Giardiasis:... - Pear-shaped cysts ... - Bloating, flatulence, foul…
Amebiasis:... - Blood diarrhea, liver abscess (anchovy paste exu…
- Severe diarrhea in AIDS ... - Mild disease in immunocompromise…
Protozoal CNS Infection:... - Brain abscess in HIV, ring-enhanci…
Giardia lamblia
Giardiasis:... - Pear-shaped cysts ... - Bloating, flatulence, foul…
Entamoeba histolytica
Amebiasis:... - Blood diarrhea, liver abscess (anchovy paste exu…
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Microbiology and Parasitology
Robert Hooke
Micro
Bio
Logy
Observed the plant material was composed of cell (1665)
Means very small
Means living organisms
Means study of
Robert Hooke
Observed the plant material was composed of cell (1665)
Micro
Means very small
Microbiology and Parasitology
First step in viral replication
Acid fast bacilli is killed using:
Neisseria
S. Pnuemonaie
Attachment and penetration
Moist heat, boiling in 10 minutes, pasteurization or steam un…
Coffee bean shape
Lancet shape
First step in viral replication
Attachment and penetration
Acid fast bacilli is killed using:
Moist heat, boiling in 10 minutes, pasteurization or steam un…
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Microbiology (Parasitology)
Symbiosis
commensilism
mutalism
parasitism
parasite infects host, living together
one species benefits. other not harmed nor benefits
both benefit
parasite injures the host
Symbiosis
parasite infects host, living together
commensilism
one species benefits. other not harmed nor benefits
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Microbiology (Parasitology)
What are 3 protozoa that cause GI infe…
Which GI protozoa causes Giardiasis (b…
Which GI protozoa causes Amebiasis (bl…
Which Gi protozoa have a mechanism of…
1. Giardia lamblia... 2. Entamoeba histolytica... 3. Cryptosporidium
Giardia lamblia
Entamoeba histolytica
1. Giardia lamblia... 2. Entamoeba histolytica
What are 3 protozoa that cause GI infe…
1. Giardia lamblia... 2. Entamoeba histolytica... 3. Cryptosporidium
Which GI protozoa causes Giardiasis (b…
Giardia lamblia
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Microbiology - Parasitology
Toxoplasma gondii
Treat Toxoplasmosis in immunocopromise…
Cryptosporidium parvum
Treat Cryptosporidium?
* felines, the definitive host... * Ingestion of oocyst in feces…
* combo of pyrimethamine and sulfonamides... * substitute pyrime…
* domestic animals and contaminated water (fecal-oral) --> gi…
* rehydrate small children... * no uniformly effective treatment…
Toxoplasma gondii
* felines, the definitive host... * Ingestion of oocyst in feces…
Treat Toxoplasmosis in immunocopromise…
* combo of pyrimethamine and sulfonamides... * substitute pyrime…
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Parasitology-Microbiology
parasitism
definitive host
intermediate host
vector
an association beneficial to one partner and harmful to the h…
the host in which the mature or sexually mature parasite live
the organism in which the parasite develops
a living carrier that transport the parasite from infected to…
parasitism
an association beneficial to one partner and harmful to the h…
definitive host
the host in which the mature or sexually mature parasite live
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Microbiology--Parasitology
What does giardia lamblia cause?
What is the clinical presentation of G…
What is the transmission of Giardiasis?
How is Giardiasis diagnosed?
Giardiasis
Bloating... Flatulence... Foul smelling diarrhea... Often seen in camp…
Cysts in water
multinucleated trophozoites or cysts in stool
What does giardia lamblia cause?
Giardiasis
What is the clinical presentation of G…
Bloating... Flatulence... Foul smelling diarrhea... Often seen in camp…
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Microbiology- Esteve Test 3: Parasitology Guest Lecture
Define Parasites
What are some of the main forms of par…
Describe Helminths and Arthropods
Describe Protozoa
Organisms that live on or... in another organism at the... expense…
Arthropods, Helminths,... Protozoa
• eukaryotic organisms... • multicelled... • 'worms'... • insects... • ar…
• eukaryotic... • single-celled... • complex biological functions
Define Parasites
Organisms that live on or... in another organism at the... expense…
What are some of the main forms of par…
Arthropods, Helminths,... Protozoa
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Microbiology - Parasitology (and antiparasites)
Ingested nematodes
Cutaneous nematodes
bite nematodes
lice
EATT... Enterobius vermicularis (pinworm)... Ascaris lubricoides (…
SANd... strongyloides stercoralis (threadworm)... Ancylostoma duod…
LOW... Loa Loa... Onchocerca volvus... wuchereria bancrofti
intense pruitis and pink macules and papules in intertriginou…
Ingested nematodes
EATT... Enterobius vermicularis (pinworm)... Ascaris lubricoides (…
Cutaneous nematodes
SANd... strongyloides stercoralis (threadworm)... Ancylostoma duod…
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microbiology 6: parasitology
Guardia lamblia (Protozoa)
entamoeba histolytic (protozoa)
cryptosporidium
toxoplasma gondii
-giardiasis... -bloating, flatulence, fatty diarrhea... -transmissi…
-amebiasis... -bloody diarrhea... -liver abscess... -RUQ pain... -trasmis…
-severe diarrhea (AIDS), mild watery diarrhea in immunocompet…
-congenital toxoplasmosis (chorioretinitis, hydrocephalus, in…
Guardia lamblia (Protozoa)
-giardiasis... -bloating, flatulence, fatty diarrhea... -transmissi…
entamoeba histolytic (protozoa)
-amebiasis... -bloody diarrhea... -liver abscess... -RUQ pain... -trasmis…
17 terms
Microbiology Session III Parasitology
Ascaris lumbricoides (roundworm)
Ascaris lumbricoides (roundworm)
Enterobius vermicularis ( Pinworm)
Cellophane tape (scotch tape) Ova
Fertile eggs in wet mounts
Adult:... -6-14 inches long
Enterobius vermicular... Diagnosis:
Ascaris lumbricoides (roundworm)
Fertile eggs in wet mounts
Ascaris lumbricoides (roundworm)
Adult:... -6-14 inches long
70 terms
Microbiology II: Mycology & Parasitology
systemic mycoses all share the followi…
histoplasmosis... --microscopy and pathol…
blastomycosis... --microscopy and patholo…
coccidioidomycosis... --microscopy and pa…
--cause pneumonia and can disseminate... --all caused by dimorph…
--see macrophages filled with Histoplasma, smaller than RBCs;…
--broad base budding, same size as RBCs; *blasto buds broadly…
--spherule much larger than RBC filled with endospores; *cocc…
systemic mycoses all share the followi…
--cause pneumonia and can disseminate... --all caused by dimorph…
histoplasmosis... --microscopy and pathol…
--see macrophages filled with Histoplasma, smaller than RBCs;…
104 terms
Microbiology/Parasitology FINAL Review
Antibiotics (are/are not) effective ag…
Give 3 ways that deep mycoses organism…
The main source of mycotoxins in anima…
Stains with India ink.
Are not
Microscopic exam of the fungi... serological titers... fluorescen…
Hay
Cryptococcus neoformans
Antibiotics (are/are not) effective ag…
Are not
Give 3 ways that deep mycoses organism…
Microscopic exam of the fungi... serological titers... fluorescen…
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Parasitology: Parasitology 3
Describe the taxonomic profile of amoe…
Describe Entameoba Histolytica:
Describe the Life Cycle of Entameoba H…
How do you treat Entameoba Histolytica
1. Sub-kingdom: Protozoa... 2. Phylum: Sarcomastigophoria... 3. S…
Entamoeba Histolytica:... 1. Causative agent of dysentery (amebi…
Note: Cyst!... Note: Protozoa -> Sarcomastigophoria -> Sarcodin…
1. Metronidazole "Flagyl" normally for two weeks... a. Metronida…
Describe the taxonomic profile of amoe…
1. Sub-kingdom: Protozoa... 2. Phylum: Sarcomastigophoria... 3. S…
Describe Entameoba Histolytica:
Entamoeba Histolytica:... 1. Causative agent of dysentery (amebi…
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Microbiology Lab- Parasitology.
parasite
helminth
flatworms
roundworms
organisms that lives on or in a host organism and gets its fo…
they large large, multi-cellular organism, that are generally…
are type of worms that includes cestodes and trematodes
they are adult forms of these worms that can reside in the ga…
parasite
organisms that lives on or in a host organism and gets its fo…
helminth
they large large, multi-cellular organism, that are generally…
32 terms
Jan 6th Microbiology Parasitology
Treatment for Giardia
This organism causes dysentery, RUQ pa…
This organisms only casues severe diar…
Cat litter. Brain abscess in HIV... class…
Metronidazole
Entamoeba Histolytica... treats with metronidazole
crpto-sporidium
Toxoplasma gondii
Treatment for Giardia
Metronidazole
This organism causes dysentery, RUQ pa…
Entamoeba Histolytica... treats with metronidazole
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Parasitology FINAL: Microbiology
Morphology
Bacterial Morphology
Pleomorphic
Palisade
Study of structure or form.
Refers to the size, shape, arrangement and structure of the b…
Bacteria occurring in more than one distinct form (different…
Bacteria arranged in Chinese letter pattern (pleomorphic)
Morphology
Study of structure or form.
Bacterial Morphology
Refers to the size, shape, arrangement and structure of the b…
40 terms
Microbiology - Parasitology from karlina
Cestodes
Trematodes
Nematodes
Ascaris
"Tapeworms." They can be seen with the naked eye. In order to…
"Flukes." They are hermaphrodites which is the whole soma.…
"Round worms" look like an earth worm. Consists of: ... Ascaris…
giant round worm... causes ascariasis. This parasite is associ…
Cestodes
"Tapeworms." They can be seen with the naked eye. In order to…
Trematodes
"Flukes." They are hermaphrodites which is the whole soma.…
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