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204 Possible Causes for Toxocara Canis

  • Visceral Larva Migrans

    Since the antibody titer against Toxocara canis was high, we diagnosed that he had visceral larva migrans due to Toxocara canis associated with myocarditis and eosinophilia[] PURPOSE: The purpose of this study is to investigate the MRI findings of visceral larva migrans (VLS) of Toxocara canis in spinal cord.[] OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to describe the CT and sonographic findings of hepatic visceral larva migrans of Toxocara canis.[]

  • Ocular Larva Migrans

    Abstract Toxocara canis, Toxocara cati and Ascaris suum are roundworms of dogs, cats and pigs, respectively, that can also infect humans.[] canis and T. cati.[] […] ocular toxocariasis, is the ocular form of the larva migrans syndrome that occurs when Toxocara canis (dog roundworm) larvae invade the eye.[]

  • Tropical Eosinophilia

    Transient pulmonary infiltrates fever, dyspnea, eosinophilia of peripheral blood Tropical eosinophilia Associated with microfilarial parasites–eg, Ascaris lumbricoides and Toxocara[] Canis : less common cause Physiology Transmission: mosquitoes transmit infected larvae into humans Disease Course: larvae migrate within human lymphatics and get trapped[] canis, Toxocara cati Eosinophilic pneumonia, wheeze, dyspnoea Worldwide Serology Albendazole Dirofilariasis Dirofilaria immitis Pulmonary lesion Tropical and subtropical,[]

  • Tissue Nematode Infection

    Toxocariasis This is due to invasion by larvae of Toxocara canis and T. cati , acquired by ingestion of eggs from dog and cat stools.[] canis.[] canis Visceral larva migrans Nematodes larva Infect the ratina Albendazole 29 Pediculus humanus Pediculosis Lice , easily visible Itching Permethrin 30 Dermetobia huminis[]

  • Pulmonary Larva Migrans

    Pulmonary lesions associated with visceral larva migrans due to Ascaris suum or Toxocara canis: Imaging of six cases .[] Address for correspondence ( ) Abstract Human toxocariasis is a zoonotic parasitic disease caused by the larva of toxocara canis or cati.[] […] objective of our study was to evaluate chest radiographic and CT findings of patients with pulmonary lesions associated with visceral larva migrans due to Ascaris suum or Toxocara[]

  • Toxocariasis

    KEYWORDS: ELISA; Toxocara canis; crude antigen; serodiagnosis; toxocariasis[] INTRODUCTION: Toxocara canis is a pathogenic nematode of canines which can be accidentally transmitted to humans.[] Observations on the development of Toxocara canis (Werner, 1782) in the dog. Parasitology. 1958;48: 184- 209. Sprent JF.[]

  • Baylisascariasis

    MRI of cervical cord lesions and their resolution in Toxocara canis myelopathy. Neuroradiology 38 (8): 792–795.[] canis (visceral larva migrans) · Larvae molt and grow as they migrate (unlike Toxocara larvae) through tissues increasing in size from 300 um to 1500-1900 um causing mechanical[] Toxocara canis, the dog roundworm, and Toxocara cati, the cat roundworm.[]

  • Eosinophilic Meningoencephalitis

    In this report, we describe one case of meningoencephalitis due to Toxocara canis and review the literature.[] Toxocara canis and T.cati, the most studied species, are gastrointestinal parasites of dogs and cats and their eggs can contaminate the environment, thus exposing humans and[] Smith CABI, 2006 - 301 من الصفحات Toxocara is a parasitic helminth worm which continues to stimulate both public concern and scientific interest.[]

  • Myelitis

    Toxocara canis is a parasite known to cause visceral larva migrans.[] A strong positive Enzyme-linked Immunosorbent Assay test for Toxocara canis antibodies helped us to make a diagnosis of cervical Toxocara myelitis.[] ., Toxocara canis Vaccination In the USA less than 200,000 people are affected by myelitis, hence, it is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of[]

  • Atopy

    Toxocara canis, Toxocara cati, are roundworms that live in the intestines of dogs and cats, respectively, and are predominantly agents of human toxocariasis.[]

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