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The liver fluke Opisthorchis felineus is one of the few zoonotic trematodes that circulates in the European Union (EU). It is transmitted from freshwater snails to fish and then to fish-eating mammals, including humans, in which it causes opisthorchiasis. In the 20th century, the majority of...

Author(s)
Pozio, E.; Armignacco, O.; Ferri, F.; Morales, M. A. G.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Acta Tropica, 2013, 126, 1, pp 54-62
Abstract

Background: Urogenital schistosomiasis caused by Schistosoma haematobium was endemic in Adasawase, Ghana in 2007. Transmission was reported to be primarily through recreational water contact. Methods: We designed a water recreation area (WRA) to prevent transmission to school-aged children. The WRA ...

Author(s)
Kosinski, K. C.; Adjei, M. N.; Bosompem, K. M.; Crocker, J. J.; Durant, J. L.; Osabutey, D.; Plummer, J. D.; Stadecker, M. J.; Wagner, A. D.; Woodin, M.; Gute, D. M.
Publisher
Public Library of Sciences (PLoS), San Francisco, USA
Citation
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 2012, 6, 7, pp e1709
Abstract

This special issue is dedicated to research on schistosomiasis and on the Schistosoma spp. and was organized following the 11th International Symposium on Schistosomiasis, held in August 2008 at Salvador, state of Bahia, Brazil. Articles in this publication, which especially consider...

Author(s)
Fernandes, O.; Pieri, O. S.
Publisher
Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Citation
Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 2010, 105, 4, pp 357-603
Abstract

Schistosomiasis is a common intravascular trematode infection. The snail/human life cycle is illustrated. Travellers who acquire the infection are often asymptomatic, but nearly always give a history of fresh water exposure in endemic countries when asked. The various manifestations of symptomatic...

Author(s)
Blanchard, T. J.
Publisher
Elsevier Science B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease, 2004, 2, 1, pp 5-11
Abstract

This section presents the proceedings of the joint conference on tropical medicine and international health in transition. The topics discussed are: tropical, emerging and reemerging infectious diseases; travel medicine and imported infections; viral, bacterial and parasitic intestinal infections;...

Author(s)
Kanbara, H.; Moji, K.
Publisher
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
Citation
Tropical Medicine and Health, 2007, 35, 2, pp 65-237
Abstract

This supplement contains the abstracts of papers presented at the conference, which address the need for collaboration to develop quality global health and achieve some of the Millennium Development Goals. The topics covered are: update on malaria, tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS vaccines; clinical...

Publisher
Blackwell Publishing, Oxford, UK
Citation
Tropical Medicine and International Health, 2007, 12, Suppl.1, pp 1-274
Abstract

This paper discusses the epidemiology, disease transmission, clinical features, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of schistosomiasis among travellers. Reports of imported schistosomiasis in the UK, during 1980-2002, are presented.

Publisher
Public Health Laboratory Service (PHLS), London, UK
Citation
CDR Weekly, 2003, 13, 6, pp unpaginated
Abstract

This volume contains 76 abstracts of papers presented at the conference. Topics covered include: dengue virus infections; onchocerciasis; leishmaniasis; travel medicine; immigrant medicine; medical interpretation/translation; acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) epidemic in Africa; malaria...

Publisher
Institute of Tropical Medicine, Nagasaki University, Nagasaki, Japan
Citation
Tropical Medicine and Health, 2005, 33, Supplement, pp 93 pp.
Abstract

A 20-year-old Nigerian male presented with a four-month history of mild to moderate pain in the left flank with an associated increased frequency in urination, occasional dysuria and infrequent haematuria [Pakistan; date not given]. Cystoscopy revealed polypoidal lesions. Biopsy from the lesions...

Author(s)
Khalid, S. E.; Mahmood, S. M.
Publisher
Pakistan Medical Association, Karachi, Pakistan
Citation
JPMA, Journal of the Pakistan Medical Association, 2001, 51, 9, pp 325-327
Abstract

Background: Schistosomiasis is a major parasitic disease, increasingly imported into temperate climates by immigrants from and travellers to endemic areas. Method: To generate valid data on imported infectious diseases to Europe and to recognize trends over time, the European Network on Imported...

Author(s)
Grobusch, M. P.; Mühlberger, N.; Jelinek, T.; Bisoffi, Z.; Corachán, M.; Harms, G.; Matteelli, A.; Fry, G.; Hatz, C.; Gjørup, I.; Schmid, M. L.; Knobloch, J.; Puente, S.; Bronner, U.; Kapaun, A.; Clerinx, J.; Nielsen, L. N.; Fleischer, K.; Beran, J.; Cunha, S. da; Schulze, M.; Myrvang, B.; Hellgren, U.
Publisher
B. C. Decker Inc., Hamilton, Canada
Citation
Journal of Travel Medicine, 2003, 10, 3, pp 164-169

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