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Schistosomiasis

MedGen UID:
48573
Concept ID:
C0036323
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Bilharziases; Bilharziasis; Fever, Katayama; Infection, Schistoma; Infections, Schistoma; Katayama Fever; Schistoma Infection; Schistoma Infections; Schistosomiases
SNOMED CT: Infection by Schistosoma (10087007); Schistosomiasis (10087007); Bilharziasis (10087007); Hemic distomiasis (10087007); Schistosomosis (10087007); Bilharzia (10087007); Schistosomiasis - bilharziasis (10087007); Blood fluke infection (10087007); Disease caused by Schistosomatidae (105661001); Infection caused by Schistosoma (10087007)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0015254

Definition

A parasitic infection caused by flukes of the genus Schistosoma. Signs and symptoms include fever, abdominal pain, eosinophilia and hepatosplenomegaly. If left untreated it may eventually cause liver damage leading to cirrhosis, bladder cancer and kidney failure. [from NCI]

Professional guidelines

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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

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Diagnosis

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Therapy

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Prognosis

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Clinical prediction guides

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Recent systematic reviews

Manciulli T, Marangoni D, Salas-Coronas J, Bocanegra C, Richter J, Gobbi F, Motta L, Minervini A, Bartoloni A, Zammarchi L; TropNet Schisto Task Force
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