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Animal Models for Echinostoma malayanum Infection: Worm Recovery and Some Pathology

Songsri J, Aukkanimart R, Boonmars T, Ratanasuwan P, Laummaunwai P, Sriraj P, Sripan P

Echinostomes are intestinal trematodes that infect a wide range of vertebrate hosts, including humans, in their adult stage and also parasitize numerous invertebrate and cold-blooded vertebrate hosts in their larval...
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An Improved PCR-RFLP Assay for Detection and Genotyping of Asymptomatic Giardia lamblia Infection in a Resource-Poor Setting

Hawash Y, Ghonaim MM, Al-Shehri

Laboratory workers, in resource-poor countries, still consider PCR detection of Giardia lamblia more costly and more time-consuming than the classical parasitological techniques. Based on 2 published primers, an in-house one-round...
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Prevalence of Cryptosporidium Infection among Inhabitants of 2 Rural Areas in White Nile State, Sudan

Sim S, Yu JR, Lee YH, Lee JS, Jeong HG, Mohamed AA, Hong ST

Cryptosporidium, a protozoan parasite that causes watery diarrhea, is found worldwide and is common in areas with low water hygiene. In February 2014, 866 stool samples were collected from the...
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Detection and Molecular Characterization of Cryptosporidium spp. from Wild Rodents and Insectivores in South Korea

Song J, Kim CY, Chang SN, Abdelkader TS, Han J, Kim TH, Oh H, Lee JM, Kim DS, Kim JT, Oh HS, Hur M, Suh JH, Park JH

In order to examine the prevalence of Cryptosporidium infection in wild rodents and insectivores of South Korea and to assess their potential role as a source of human cryptosporidiosis, a...
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Prevalence of Schistosomes and Soil-Transmitted Helminths and Morbidity Associated with Schistosomiasis among Adult Population in Lake Victoria Basin, Tanzania

Siza JE, Kaatano GM, Chai JY, Eom KS, Rim HJ, Yong TS, Min DY, Chang SY, Ko Y, Changalucha JM

The objective of this study was to carry out a community survey on schistosomiais and soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections in order to suggest feasible and effective intervention strategies in Lake...
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Prevalence of Schistosomes and Soil-Transmitted Helminths among Schoolchildren in Lake Victoria Basin, Tanzania

Siza JE, Kaatano GM, Chai JY, Eom KS, Rim HJ, Yong TS, Min DY, Chang SY, Ko Y, Changalucha JM

The objectives of this study was to conduct a survey on schistosomiasis and soil-transmitted helminth (STH) infections in order to come up with feasible control strategies in Lake Victoria basin,...
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Molecular Detection of Giardia intestinalis from Stray Dogs in Animal Shelters of Gyeongsangbuk-do (Province) and Daejeon, Korea

Shin JC, Reyes AW, Kim SH, Kim S, Park HJ, Seo KW, Song KH

Giardia is a major public health concern and considered as reemerging in industrialized countries. The present study investigated the prevalence of giardiosis in 202 sheltered dogs using PCR. The infection...
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Cryptosporidium spp., Giardia intestinalis, and Enterocytozoon bieneusi in Captive Non-Human Primates in Qinling Mountains

Du SZ, Zhao GH, Shao JF, Fang YQ, Tian GR, Zhang LX, Wang RJ, Wang HY, Qi M, Yu SK

Non-human primates (NHPs) are confirmed as reservoirs of Cryptosporidium spp., Giardia intestinalis, and Enterocytozoon bieneusi. In this study, 197 fresh fecal samples from 8 NHP species in Qinling Mountains, northwestern...
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Infection Status of Endoparasites in Foreigner Workers Living in Cheonan City, Chungnam Province, Korea

Jung SY, Ahn MJ, Oh JY, Nam HS, Hong ST, Yun YH, Seo M

At present, more than 500,000 foreigner workers, most of them from Asian countries with high parasitic infection rates, are working in Korea. Since investigation into the prevalence of parasitic infections...
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Internal Amplification Control for a Cryptosporidium Diagnostic PCR: Construction and Clinical Evaluation

Hawash Y, Ghonaim MM, Al-Hazmi A

Various constituents in clinical specimens, particularly feces, can inhibit the PCR assay and lead to false-negative results. To ensure that negative results of a diagnostic PCR assay are true, it...
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Occurrence and Molecular Identification of Giardia duodenalis from Stray Cats in Guangzhou, Southern China

Zheng G, Hu W, Liu Y, Luo Q, Tan L, Li G

The objective of this study was to genetically characterize isolates of Giardia duodenalis and to determine if zoonotic potential of G. duodenalis could be found in stray cats from urban...
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Cryptosporidium suis Infection in Post-Weaned and Adult Pigs in Shaanxi Province, Northwestern China

Lin Q, Wang XY, Chen JW, Ding L, Zhao GH

Cryptosporidium spp., ubiquitous enteric parasitic protozoa of vertebrates, recently emerged as an important cause of economic loss and zoonosis. The present study aimed to determine the distribution and species of...
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Extracorporeal Worm Extraction of Diphyllobothrium nihonkaiense with Amidotrizoic Acid in a Child

Shin HK, Roh JH, Oh JW, Ryu JS, Goo YK, Chung DI, Kim YJ

Infection cases of diphyllobothriid tapeworms are not much in the below teen-age group. We report a case of Diphyllobothrium nihonkaiense infection in a 13-year-old boy. He presented with severe fatigue,...
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Prevalence and Risk Factors of Clonorchiasis among Residents of Riverside Areas in Muju-gun, Jeollabuk-do, Korea

Park DS, Na SJ, Cho SH, June KJ, Cho YC, Lee YH

We evaluated the status of Clonorchis sinensis infection and potential risk factors among residents of riverside areas (Geumgang) in Muju-gun, Jeollabuk-do (Province), Korea. From January to February 2010, a total...
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Four Human Cases of Acanthotrema felis (Digenea: Heterophyidae) Infection in Korea

Chai JY, Kim JL, Seo M

  • KMID: 1792184
  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2014 Jun;52(3):291-294.
Acanthotrema felis is an intestinal trematode of cats originally reported from the Republic of Korea. Only 1 human case infected with a single adult worm has been previously recorded. In...
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Recent Situation of Taeniasis in Mongolia (2002-2012)

Davaasuren A, Dorjsuren , Yanagida T, Sako Y, Nakaya K, Davaajav A, Agvaandaram G, Enkhbat T, Gonchigoo , Dulmaa N, Chuluunbaatar G, Ito A

  • KMID: 1792172
  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2014 Apr;52(2):211-214.
Epidemiological situation of taeniasis in Mongolia was assessed based on mitochondrial DNA identification of the parasite species. Multiplex PCR was used on a total of 194 proglottid specimens of Taenia...
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Current Status of Taeniasis and Cysticercosis in Vietnam

Van De N, Le TH, Lien PT, Eom KS

  • KMID: 1792158
  • Korean J Parasitol.
  • 2014 Apr;52(2):125-129.
Several reports on taeniasis and cysticercosis in Vietnam show that they are distributed in over 50 of 63 provinces. In some endemic areas, the prevalence of taeniasis was 0.2-12.0% and...
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Prevalence of Helminthic Infections among Inhabitants of Lao PDR

Eom KS, Yong TS, Sohn WM, Chai JY, Min DY, Rim HJ, Jeon HK, Banouvong , Insisiengmay B, Phommasack B

The prevalence of helminthic infections was surveyed on a total of 6,178 residents (males 2,549 and females 3,629) in 102 villages of 9 provinces in Lao PDR between 2007 and...
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High Prevalence of Haplorchiasis in Nan and Lampang Provinces, Thailand, Proven by Adult Worm Recovery from Suspected Opisthorchiasis Cases

Wijit A, Morakote N, Klinchid J

Opisthorchiasis, a risk factor for cholangiocarcinoma in humans, is of public health importance in Thailand. The Annual Surveillance Reports from Nan and Lampang Provinces, Thailand, for the year 2011 showed...
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Molecular Detection of Ancylostoma duodenale, Ancylostoma ceylanicum, and Necator americanus in Humans in Northeastern and Southern Thailand

Phosuk I, Intapan PM, Thanchomnang T, Sanpool O, Janwan P, Laummaunwai P, Aamnart W, Morakote N, Maleewong

The 2 principal species of hookworms infecting humans are Necator americanus and Ancylostoma duodenale. Case studies on zoonotic hookworm infections with Ancylostoma ceylanicum and/or Ancylostoma caninum are known mainly from...
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