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Giardiasis

MedGen UID:
42213
Concept ID:
C0017536
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Giardia Infection; Giardia Infections; Giardiases; Infection, Giardia; Infections, Giardia; Lambliases; Lambliasis
SNOMED CT: Infection by Giardia lamblia (10679007); Lambliasis (10679007); Infection caused by Giardia lamblia (10679007); Giardiasis (58265007); Giardiosis (58265007)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0001103

Definition

An infection of the small intestine caused by the flagellated protozoan giardia lamblia. It is spread via contaminated food and water and by direct person-to-person contact. [from MONDO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVGiardiasis

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Quiroz-Aldave JE, Concepción-Zavaleta MJ, Durand-Vásquez MDC, Concepción-Urteaga LA, Gamarra-Osorio ER, Suárez-Rojas J, Rafael-Robles LDP, Paz-Ibarra J, Román-González A
Endocr Pract 2023 Dec;29(12):1007-1016. Epub 2023 Sep 13 doi: 10.1016/j.eprac.2023.09.003. PMID: 37714332
Burgers K, Lindberg B, Bevis ZJ
Am Fam Physician 2020 Apr 15;101(8):472-480. PMID: 32293842
Gardner TB, Hill DR
Clin Microbiol Rev 2001 Jan;14(1):114-28. doi: 10.1128/CMR.14.1.114-128.2001. PMID: 11148005Free PMC Article

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Dixon BR
Res Vet Sci 2021 Mar;135:283-289. Epub 2020 Sep 30 doi: 10.1016/j.rvsc.2020.09.034. PMID: 33066992
Leung AKC, Leung AAM, Wong AHC, Sergi CM, Kam JKM
Recent Pat Inflamm Allergy Drug Discov 2019;13(2):134-143. doi: 10.2174/1872213X13666190618124901. PMID: 31210116
Cacciò SM, Lalle M, Svärd SG
Infect Genet Evol 2018 Dec;66:335-345. Epub 2017 Dec 7 doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2017.12.001. PMID: 29225147
Minetti C, Chalmers RM, Beeching NJ, Probert C, Lamden K
BMJ 2016 Oct 27;355:i5369. doi: 10.1136/bmj.i5369. PMID: 27789441
Ryan U, Cacciò SM
Int J Parasitol 2013 Nov;43(12-13):943-56. Epub 2013 Jul 13 doi: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2013.06.001. PMID: 23856595

Diagnosis

Leung AKC, Leung AAM, Wong AHC, Sergi CM, Kam JKM
Recent Pat Inflamm Allergy Drug Discov 2019;13(2):134-143. doi: 10.2174/1872213X13666190618124901. PMID: 31210116
Minetti C, Chalmers RM, Beeching NJ, Probert C, Lamden K
BMJ 2016 Oct 27;355:i5369. doi: 10.1136/bmj.i5369. PMID: 27789441
Feng Y, Xiao L
Clin Microbiol Rev 2011 Jan;24(1):110-40. doi: 10.1128/CMR.00033-10. PMID: 21233509Free PMC Article
Ali SA, Hill DR
Curr Opin Infect Dis 2003 Oct;16(5):453-60. doi: 10.1097/00001432-200310000-00012. PMID: 14501998
Farthing MJ
Gastroenterol Clin North Am 1996 Sep;25(3):493-515. doi: 10.1016/s0889-8553(05)70260-0. PMID: 8863037

Therapy

Pyzocha N, Cuda A
Am Fam Physician 2023 Nov;108(5):487-493. PMID: 37983700
Leung AKC, Leung AAM, Wong AHC, Sergi CM, Kam JKM
Recent Pat Inflamm Allergy Drug Discov 2019;13(2):134-143. doi: 10.2174/1872213X13666190618124901. PMID: 31210116
Custodio H
Pediatr Rev 2016 Feb;37(2):59-69; quiz 70-1. doi: 10.1542/pir.2015-0006. PMID: 26834225
McFarland LV
World J Gastroenterol 2010 May 14;16(18):2202-22. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i18.2202. PMID: 20458757Free PMC Article
Ali SA, Hill DR
Curr Opin Infect Dis 2003 Oct;16(5):453-60. doi: 10.1097/00001432-200310000-00012. PMID: 14501998

Prognosis

Kitowska W, Sadkowska-Todys M
Przegl Epidemiol 2022;76(4) doi: 10.32394/pe.76.56. PMID: 37017475
Mørch K, Hanevik K
Curr Opin Infect Dis 2020 Oct;33(5):355-364. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000668. PMID: 32773501
Custodio H
Pediatr Rev 2016 Feb;37(2):59-69; quiz 70-1. doi: 10.1542/pir.2015-0006. PMID: 26834225
Hawrelak J
Altern Med Rev 2003 May;8(2):129-42. PMID: 12777159
Gardner TB, Hill DR
Clin Microbiol Rev 2001 Jan;14(1):114-28. doi: 10.1128/CMR.14.1.114-128.2001. PMID: 11148005Free PMC Article

Clinical prediction guides

Mørch K, Hanevik K
Curr Opin Infect Dis 2020 Oct;33(5):355-364. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000668. PMID: 32773501
Santin M
Vet Clin North Am Food Anim Pract 2020 Mar;36(1):223-238. doi: 10.1016/j.cvfa.2019.11.005. PMID: 32029186
Leung AKC, Leung AAM, Wong AHC, Sergi CM, Kam JKM
Recent Pat Inflamm Allergy Drug Discov 2019;13(2):134-143. doi: 10.2174/1872213X13666190618124901. PMID: 31210116
Cacciò SM, Lalle M, Svärd SG
Infect Genet Evol 2018 Dec;66:335-345. Epub 2017 Dec 7 doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2017.12.001. PMID: 29225147
Custodio H
Pediatr Rev 2016 Feb;37(2):59-69; quiz 70-1. doi: 10.1542/pir.2015-0006. PMID: 26834225

Recent systematic reviews

Swe MMM, Phyo AP, Cooper BS, White NJ, Smithuis F, Ashley EA
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2023 Nov;17(11):e0011706. Epub 2023 Nov 1 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0011706. PMID: 37910592Free PMC Article
Tawana M, Onyiche TE, Ramatla T, Thekisoe O
Parasitology 2023 Aug;150(9):769-780. Epub 2023 May 29 doi: 10.1017/S0031182023000513. PMID: 37246558Free PMC Article
Bourque DL, Neumayr A, Libman M, Chen LH
J Travel Med 2022 Jan 17;29(1) doi: 10.1093/jtm/taab120. PMID: 34350966
Escobedo AA, Almirall P, González-Fraile E, Ballesteros J
Acta Trop 2018 Dec;188:50-57. Epub 2018 Aug 6 doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2018.08.001. PMID: 30092225
McFarland LV
World J Gastroenterol 2010 May 14;16(18):2202-22. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i18.2202. PMID: 20458757Free PMC Article

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