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Parasitic Conditions

Parasitic Conditions: Introduction

There are many different sizes of parasites including single-celled protozoa and multi-celled parasites like worms, flukes, and even insects. Some other small parasitic creatures are called filaria, richettsias and spirochettes. Fungi and yeasts are parasitic plants. ...more »

Symptoms of Parasitic Conditions

  • Symptoms can vary considerably depending on the particular parasite involved.
  • Gastrointestinal symptoms are common
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Parasitic Conditions: Related Patient Stories

Parasitic Conditions: Deaths

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Types of Parasitic Conditions

Causes of Parasitic Conditions

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Disease Topics Related To Parasitic Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Parasitic Conditions

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but more »

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Prognosis for Parasitic Conditions

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Clinical Trials for Parasitic Conditions

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Article Excerpts about Parasitic Conditions

A parasite is a living being or organism that exists by depending on another organism. Parasites that infect humans are much more widespread than many people realize. These diseases affect not only poverty-stricken peoples in remote areas of the world, but they also can be important health problems for rich and poor throughout the world, including the United States. (Source: excerpt from Parasitic Roundworm Diseases, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)


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