Helminthiases / / August 12, 2017
Sparganosis Helminths affect the eyes, subcutaneous tissue, muscle, brain and other organs.It occurs mainly in the Far East countries, registered in Russia, Australia, Africa, the USA, South America, Holland.
Sparganosis - larva (sparganus) tape helminth.In puberty stage spirometer is parasitic in the small intestine cats, dogs and other predators, who grows up to a length of 250 cm
Intermediate hosts spirometers -.. Cyclops Mesocyclops leuckarti and other additional owners - frogs, snakes, birds, mammals and people.Helminth larvae infest them in different organs and tissues, reaching a length of 1-60 cm and 2-3 mm in width.
person infected Sparganosis if swallowed with water and Cyclops by eating frogs and snakes.Infection is possible and at applying to the skin and eyes frog meat that makes the inhabitants of some countries for the treatment of skin and eye diseases.Spirometers larvae emerge from the muscles of frogs and introduced into the human body.
more common Sparganosis eyes.Helminth parasite under the conjunctiva and orbit enclosed in capsules or without them.There are pain, conjunctival hyperemia, tearing, and swelling of the eyelids ptosis.Parasitizing sparganusov in the subcutaneous tissue and muscles leads to the emergence of itching, hives, feeling the movement of the helminth, education sites, and sometimes abscesses.
spirometers larvae found in the walls of the intestine, kidney, bladder, urethra, on the pleura, lung, heart and brain.
A case of the disease in a child 13 years of age who have had a right-sided hemiparesis with spastic paresis of the right facial nerve.Later developed paralysis of the right hand.With a suspected brain tumor patient was operated.The tumor was not found.On the 3rd day after the operation the patient died.At autopsy established multifocal lesions of the left temporal lobe, the left thalamus, brainstem.Live spirometers larva found in the cerebellar vermis, and calcification - in the pericardium.It revealed moderate productive arachnoiditis, a small internal symmetrical hydrocephalus, adhesive pericarditis.
- Wuchereriasis and Brug's filariasis
water should be drunk onlyafter boiling or filtering through the canvas.Animal products must be carefully thermally treated.In carrying out health education talks must specify that it is impossible to apply to the body meat of frogs.