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Parasitic ectoparasitic infectious disease

MedGen UID:
3964
Concept ID:
C0013578
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Ectoparasitic Infestation; Ectoparasitic Infestations; Infestation, Ectoparasitic; Infestations, Ectoparasitic
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0002875

Definition

Infestations by parasites which live on, or burrow into, the surface of their host's epidermis. Most ectoparasites are arthropods. [from MONDO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVParasitic ectoparasitic infectious disease

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Rowe ML, Whiteley PL, Carver S
Parasit Vectors 2019 Mar 13;12(1):99. doi: 10.1186/s13071-019-3340-z. PMID: 30867019Free PMC Article
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Currier RW, Walton SF, Currie BJ
Ann N Y Acad Sci 2011 Aug;1230:E50-60. doi: 10.1111/j.1749-6632.2011.06364.x. PMID: 22417107

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Moris García V, Valenzuela Vargas G, Marín Cornuy M, Aguila Torres P
Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol (Engl Ed) 2019 Jul;94(7):316-322. Epub 2019 May 29 doi: 10.1016/j.oftal.2019.04.003. PMID: 31151686
Rosumeck S, Nast A, Dressler C
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018 Apr 2;4(4):CD012994. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD012994. PMID: 29608022Free PMC Article
Kollipara R, Peranteau AJ, Nawas ZY, Tong Y, Woc-Colburn L, Yan AC, Lupi O, Tyring SK
J Am Acad Dermatol 2016 Jul;75(1):19-30. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2016.04.032. PMID: 27317513
Müllegger RR, Häring NS, Glatz M
Clin Dermatol 2016 May-Jun;34(3):368-77. Epub 2016 Feb 9 doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2016.02.009. PMID: 27265075
Lachish T, Marhoom E, Mumcuoglu KY, Tandlich M, Schwartz E
J Travel Med 2015 Jul-Aug;22(4):232-6. Epub 2015 Apr 1 doi: 10.1111/jtm.12203. PMID: 25827950

Diagnosis

Moris García V, Valenzuela Vargas G, Marín Cornuy M, Aguila Torres P
Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol (Engl Ed) 2019 Jul;94(7):316-322. Epub 2019 May 29 doi: 10.1016/j.oftal.2019.04.003. PMID: 31151686
Lachish T, Marhoom E, Mumcuoglu KY, Tandlich M, Schwartz E
J Travel Med 2015 Jul-Aug;22(4):232-6. Epub 2015 Apr 1 doi: 10.1111/jtm.12203. PMID: 25827950
Norman FF, Monge-Maillo B, Martínez-Pérez Á, Perez-Molina JA, López-Vélez R
Future Microbiol 2015;10(1):87-99. doi: 10.2217/fmb.14.106. PMID: 25598339
Ramos-E-Silva M, Silveira Lima T
G Ital Dermatol Venereol 2011 Oct;146(5):353-71. PMID: 21956272
Chosidow O
Lancet 2000 Mar 4;355(9206):819-26. doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(99)09458-1. PMID: 10711939

Therapy

Engelman D, Marks M, Steer AC, Beshah A, Biswas G, Chosidow O, Coffeng LE, Lardizabal Dofitas B, Enbiale W, Fallah M, Gasimov E, Hopkins A, Jacobson J, Kaldor JM, Ly F, Mackenzie CD, McVernon J, Parnaby M, Rainima-Qaniuci M, Sokana O, Sankara D, Yotsu R, Yajima A, Cantey PT
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2021 Sep;15(9):e0009661. Epub 2021 Sep 2 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0009661. PMID: 34473725Free PMC Article
Moris García V, Valenzuela Vargas G, Marín Cornuy M, Aguila Torres P
Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol (Engl Ed) 2019 Jul;94(7):316-322. Epub 2019 May 29 doi: 10.1016/j.oftal.2019.04.003. PMID: 31151686
Rosumeck S, Nast A, Dressler C
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018 Apr 2;4(4):CD012994. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD012994. PMID: 29608022Free PMC Article
Burns P, Yang S, Strote J
West J Emerg Med 2015 Jul;16(4):587. Epub 2015 Jul 10 doi: 10.5811/westjem.2015.5.27383. PMID: 26265977Free PMC Article
Lachish T, Marhoom E, Mumcuoglu KY, Tandlich M, Schwartz E
J Travel Med 2015 Jul-Aug;22(4):232-6. Epub 2015 Apr 1 doi: 10.1111/jtm.12203. PMID: 25827950

Prognosis

Yao B, Hu C, Yue X, Liu G, Wang B
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2023 Sep 6;109(3):686-689. Epub 2023 Jul 31 doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.23-0071. PMID: 37524328Free PMC Article
Moris García V, Valenzuela Vargas G, Marín Cornuy M, Aguila Torres P
Arch Soc Esp Oftalmol (Engl Ed) 2019 Jul;94(7):316-322. Epub 2019 May 29 doi: 10.1016/j.oftal.2019.04.003. PMID: 31151686
Kollipara R, Peranteau AJ, Nawas ZY, Tong Y, Woc-Colburn L, Yan AC, Lupi O, Tyring SK
J Am Acad Dermatol 2016 Jul;75(1):19-30. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2016.04.032. PMID: 27317513
Müllegger RR, Häring NS, Glatz M
Clin Dermatol 2016 May-Jun;34(3):368-77. Epub 2016 Feb 9 doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2016.02.009. PMID: 27265075
Lachish T, Marhoom E, Mumcuoglu KY, Tandlich M, Schwartz E
J Travel Med 2015 Jul-Aug;22(4):232-6. Epub 2015 Apr 1 doi: 10.1111/jtm.12203. PMID: 25827950

Clinical prediction guides

Gazi U, Taylan-Ozkan A, Mumcuoglu KY
Parasite Immunol 2022 Jan;44(1-2):e12900. Epub 2021 Dec 27 doi: 10.1111/pim.12900. PMID: 34923637
Narasimhan S, Kurokawa C, DeBlasio M, Matias J, Sajid A, Pal U, Lynn G, Fikrig E
Parasite Immunol 2021 May;43(5):e12808. Epub 2020 Dec 15 doi: 10.1111/pim.12808. PMID: 33187012Free PMC Article
Yoshikawa S, Miyake K, Kamiya A, Karasuyama H
Parasite Immunol 2021 May;43(5):e12804. Epub 2020 Nov 13 doi: 10.1111/pim.12804. PMID: 33124059Free PMC Article
Lachish T, Marhoom E, Mumcuoglu KY, Tandlich M, Schwartz E
J Travel Med 2015 Jul-Aug;22(4):232-6. Epub 2015 Apr 1 doi: 10.1111/jtm.12203. PMID: 25827950
Levine GI
Prim Care 1991 Mar;18(1):101-28. PMID: 2011632

Recent systematic reviews

Azene AG, Aragaw AM, Wassie GT
BMC Infect Dis 2020 May 27;20(1):380. doi: 10.1186/s12879-020-05106-3. PMID: 32460770Free PMC Article
Zhou X, Kambalame DM, Zhou S, Guo X, Xia D, Yang Y, Wu R, Luo J, Jia F, Yuen M, Xu Y, Dai G, Li L, Xie T, Puthiyakunnon S, Wei W, Xie L, Liang S, Feng Y, Huang S, Hu Y, Mo Q, Mai R, Zhang X, Spradbery P, Zhou X
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2019 Oct;13(10):e0007391. Epub 2019 Oct 16 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0007391. PMID: 31618203Free PMC Article
Rowe ML, Whiteley PL, Carver S
Parasit Vectors 2019 Mar 13;12(1):99. doi: 10.1186/s13071-019-3340-z. PMID: 30867019Free PMC Article
Faridnia R, Soosaraei M, Kalani H, Fakhar M, Jokelainen P, Zolfaghari Emameh R, Banimostafavi ES, Ziaei Hezarjaribi H
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2019 Apr;235:57-61. Epub 2019 Feb 15 doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2019.02.008. PMID: 30784828
Rosumeck S, Nast A, Dressler C
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2018 Apr 2;4(4):CD012994. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD012994. PMID: 29608022Free PMC Article

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