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70 Possible Causes for Charcot-Leyden Crystals in Stool, Ova and Parasites Positive Stool

  • Hookworm Infection

    Stool surveys in Soong Nern district, Korat Province, were done by the MF concentration technique. The intensity of hookworm infection, egg counts, results of treatment by anthelminthic drugs, observations on new infections and reinfections following treatment throughout the year and the density of nematode[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Cyclosporiasis

    Charcot-Leyden crystals may be observed in the stool sample as well.[symptoma.com]

  • Amebiasis

    Charcot Leyden crystals in stool examination supports the Diagnosis , Cysts have smooth and thin cell wall and contain round, retractile chromotoid bars Glycogen mass is not[de.slideshare.net] E. histolytica testing (eg, cultures, antigen testing or PCR) rather than examining stool for ova and parasites.[patient.info] Though neutrophils and Charcot-Leyden crystals can be found, haematophagous trophozoites are diagnostic.[webhealthcentre.com]

  • Giardiasis

    Abstract A one-year retrospective laboratory survey in Colorado revealed that 691 (3%) of 22,743 stool examinations for ova and parasites were positive for Giardia lamblia[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Both ImmunoCard STAT and ELISA assays were evaluated with 90 stool specimens that were tested by the standard ova and parasite examination including staining with both iron[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Stool samples that were assessed for ova and parasites tested positive for Giardia cysts, and she received metronidazole, 250 mg given b.i.d. for 2 weeks.[academic.oup.com]

    Missing: Charcot-Leyden Crystals in Stool
  • Schistosomiasis

    A total of 280 stool samples were collected and only 5% of the patients were positive for ova of Schistosoma mansoni in the routine direct wet mount microscopy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] To do so, a stool or urine specimen is examined for parasite ova. Urine samples may be filtered (e.g., nylon, paper, polycarbonate).[austincc.edu] The present cross-sectional study was aimed at determining the magnitude of under diagnosis of intestinal schistosomiasis among patients requested for routine ova/parasite[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Charcot-Leyden Crystals in Stool
  • Fascioliasis

    Patients presenting at a primary healthcare centre in Arusha Region, northern Tanzania provided fresh stool samples for routine ova and parasite screening (saline and iodine[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Microscopy of multiple stool samples did not show ova, cysts or parasites.[mja.com.au] Subsequent stool samples were preserved in 5 % formalin in saline and subjected to ether sedimentation for examination.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Charcot-Leyden Crystals in Stool
  • Hymenolepis Nana Infection

    Among more than 200,000 stool specimens submitted to the state laboratories in 1987 for ova and parasite analysis, 0.4% were positive for H nana.[thewatchers.us]

    Missing: Charcot-Leyden Crystals in Stool
  • Diphyllobothrium Latum Infection

    Stool cultures were negative for ova, cysts, or parasites. Cultures were negative for Salmonella, Shigella, or Campylobacter.[healio.com] The parasite was sent for identification, and was positively identified as Diphyllobothrium latum proglottids .[healio.com]

    Missing: Charcot-Leyden Crystals in Stool
  • Ascariasis

    Ascariasis is the most common helminthic infection, with an estimated worldwide prevalence of 25%. The estimated mortality ranges from 0.8 to 1%. Second stage larvae pass through the intestinal wall and migrate via the portal vein system to the liver and then proceed to the lungs, where they may produce pneumonia[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Charcot-Leyden Crystals in Stool
  • Schistosomiasis Japonica

    There are still many Oncomelania snails that inhabit the Kofu Basin, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan, which had been declared free of schistosomiasis japonica. Due to the need to monitor the situation, a fixed-point observation system using GIS from GPS is being examined. In addition, in broad present or former endemic[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Charcot-Leyden Crystals in Stool

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