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226 Possible Causes for Giardia Lamblia, Ulcerative Colitis

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Giardia lamblia (4.6 % of children, 2.5 % of parents) and Dientamoeba fragilis (36 %, 39 %, respectively) were the main parasites, and were associated with pet exposure.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] the enteric pathogens, sources, duration and effects What bugs CANNOT be treated with Cipro Campylobacter (azithro) Vibrio/Shiga producing E coli (no tx) C Diff (Flagyl) Giardia[quizlet.com] References Al-Saeed AT, Issa SH (2010) Detection of Giardia lamblia antigen in stool specimens using enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay.[link.springer.com]

  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    Jowett, SL, Seal, CJ, Pearce, MS et al. ( 2004 ) Influence of dietary factors on the clinical course of ulcerative colitis: A prospective cohort study.[dx.doi.org] Malnutrition occurs in up to 85% of patients and weight loss affects up to 80% of patients with Crohn's disease and 18-62% of patients with ulcerative colitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Chronic inflammatory diseases of the colon, such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, can increase your risk of colon cancer.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Infectious Colitis

    lamblia and cryptosporidium .[healthblurbs.com] CONCLUSIONS: This preliminary study suggests that, in patients with infectious colitis, EUS may be able to suggest the diagnosis of associated ulcerative colitis; further[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Treatment of Giardia Lamblia Infections in Children Approximately 180 children (age 6 months to 10 years) whose clinical symptoms could be explained by giardiasis and whose[centerwatch.com]

  • Hypogammaglobulinemia

    They can include: autoimmune disorders such as Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis damage to the heart, lungs, nervous system, or digestive tract increased risk for cancer[healthline.com] Evaluation revealed opportunistic infections including Giardia lamblia in 31.8 % and Cryptosporidium parvum, Isospora belli, Cytomegalovirus and Aeromonas in 4.5 % each.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Other gastrointestinal diseases, such as sprue-like syndrome, ulcerative colitis, and Crohn disease, have been reported in patients with CVID and IgA deficiency.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Erythema Nodosum

    Oral contraceptive pills are implicated in an increasing number of reports. [10] Enteropathies Ulcerative colitis and Crohn disease may trigger erythema nodosum.[emedicine.medscape.com] Miscellaneous conditions were as follows: Behçet disease (2.5%), cytomegalovirus (CMV) (2.5%), Giardia lamblia infection (2.5%), and sarcoidosis (2.5%).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] : Idiopathic 43.5% Streptococcal infection 23% Mycoplasma pneumonia 7.7% Tularemia 10.2% Tuberculosis, latent 5%, pulmonary 2.5% Behçet disease 2.5% Cytomegalovirus 2.5% Giardia[pediatriceducation.org]

  • Malabsorption Syndrome

    The pathogenic parasites detected in children with malabsorption syndrome were Giardia lamblia 8 (16%), Cryptosporidium 7 (14%), E. histolytica / dispar 3 (6%), Ancylostoma[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Colitis Whipple's Disease Related Links Definitions Patient Education:[web.archive.org] Giardia Lamblia is the most common of these parasites and is contracted by ingesting un-purified water such as from streams, lakes, and ponds or in foreign countries.[wakegastro.com]

  • Proctitis

    In otherwise healthy persons, Giardia lamblia is most frequently implicated.[cdc.gov] What is ulcerative colitis and proctitis?[gothamgastro.com] When ulcerative colitis affects only the rectum, it is called ulcerative proctitis. Ulcerative colitis differs from Crohn’s disease.[bonheurmd.com]

  • Uveitis

    lamblia ) Angiotensin-converting enzyme (sarcoidosis) Lysozyme (sarcoidosis, tuberculosis) Major histocompatibility antigens (HLA-B27 syndromes, HLA-A29 in birdshot chorioretinopathy[emedicine.com] It affects both people with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. What are the symptoms of uveitis in people with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis?[ibdrelief.com] colitis; cardiovascular manifestations in the form of conduction abnormalities, atherosclerosis, or valvular heart disease; pulmonary involvement; and rarely renal involvement[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Nodular Lymphoid Hyperplasia of the Intestine

    It is associated with immunodeficiency and infection, such as Giardia lamblia and Helicobacter pylori.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] in which a definitive separation of ulcerative colitis and Crohn disease cannot be made May constitute up to 15% of cases Most are cases of fulminant colitis With long term[surgpathcriteria.stanford.edu] Examination of the stool revealed trophozoites of the species Giardia lamblia .[nejm.org]

  • Crohn's Disease

    Alabbasy, Prevalence of Two Gastrointestinal Parasites Entamoeba histolytica and Giardia lamblia within Samarra City, Iraq, Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology, 08, 11[doi.org] Crypt-associated giant cells and granulomas can occur in ulcerative colitis and in themselves are unreliable features for the discrimination between Crohn's disease and ulcerative[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Giardia lamblia has occasionally been found during the investigation of IDA.[doi.org]

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