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Trichinellosis Summary

Description: An infection with TRICHINELLA. It is caused by eating raw or undercooked meat that is infected with larvae of nematode worms TRICHINELLA genus. All members of the TRICHINELLA genus can infect human in addition to TRICHINELLA SPIRALIS, the traditional etiological agent. It is distributed throughout much of the world and is re-emerging in some parts as a public health hazard and a food safety problem.

Also Known As: Human Trichinelloses; Trichinelliases; Trichinelloses; Trichinelloses, Human; Trichinellosis, Human Show All >>

Networked: 482 relevant articles (26 outcomes, 56 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Trichinellosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Antigens : 7 outcomes 11 studies in 103 results : IBA
  2. Antibodies : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 51 results : IBA
  3. Albendazole (Albenza) : 3 outcomes 4 studies in 19 results : FDA 1
  4. Mebendazole (Vermin) : 3 outcomes in 18 results : FDA 2
  5. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 33 results : IBA
  6. Thiabendazole (Mintezol) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 19 results : FDA 2
  7. flubendazole : 1 outcome 2 studies in 3 results : IBA
  8. Anthelmintics : 1 outcome 1 study in 4 results : IBA
  9. N-Acetylneuraminic Acid (Sialic Acid) : 1 outcome in 3 results : IBA
  10. Glucocorticoids : 1 outcome in 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Trichinellosis

  1. Trichinellosis
  2. Infection
  3. Cysticercosis
  4. Parasitic Diseases (Parasitic Disease)
  5. Echinococcosis (Hydatid Cysts)
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Key Therapies for Trichinellosis

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 outcome in 5 results
  2. Chemoprevention : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Thymectomy : 1 outcome in 1 result
  4. Microspheres (Microsphere) : 3 results
  5. Immunomodulation : 2 results
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