Amoeba, Flagellates, Apicomplexa and Microsporidia – Group 1 of “The Intestinal Parasites”
Self-Study 189 – Basic Level
Contact Hours (Points): 5
Written by Linda A. Smith, PhD, MLS(ASCP)CM
Published 2001. Updated 2014.
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
SECTION I: AMOEBA
Entamoeba histolytica, Entamoeba histolytica / E. dispar, Mechanisms of Pathogenicity and Clinical Symptoms, Immunity, Clinical Symptoms, Life Cycle, Diagnosis, Treatment
Entamoeba dispar, Entamoeba coli, Entamoeba hartmanni, Endolimax nana and Iodamoeba butschlii, Blastocystis hominis, Diagnosis, Treatment, Balantidium coli, Diagnosis
SECTION II: FLAGELLATES
Giardia lamblia, At Risk Populations, Clinical Symptoms and Mechanisms of Pathogenicity, Mechanisms of Pathogenicity, Life Cycle, Diagnosis, Treatment, Chilomastix mesnili, Morphologic Characteristics, Dientamoeba fragilis, Clinical Symptoms, Diagnosis
SECTION III: APICOMPLEXA
Pathologic Mechanisms and Clinical Symptoms, Transmission, Diagnosis, Treatment: Cryptosporidium parvum, Isospora belli, Cyclospora cayetanensis
SECTION IV: MICROSPORIDIA
Pathologic Mechanisms and Clinical Symptoms, Transmission, Diagnosis, Treatment