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Echinococcosis

MedGen UID:
4438
Concept ID:
C0013502
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Cyst, Hydatid; Cysts, Hydatid; Echinococcoses; Hydatid Cyst; Hydatid Cysts; Hydatidoses; Hydatidosis
Modes of inheritance:
not inherited
MedGen UID:
832438
Concept ID:
CN227390
Intellectual Product
Source: Orphanet
Describes a disorder that is not inherited.
not inherited (Orphanet)
SNOMED CT: Echinococciasis (74942003); Echinococcosis (74942003); Hydatid disease (74942003); Hydatidosis (74942003); Echinococcus disease (74942003)
 
Orphanet: ORPHA400

Definition

A parasitic infection caused by tapeworm larvae of Echinococcus. It affects livestock and humans. It is characterized by the formation of hydatid cysts mainly in the liver, lungs, spleen, and kidneys. Rupture of the cysts may lead to shock. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVEchinococcosis
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Deplazes P, Rinaldi L, Alvarez Rojas CA, Torgerson PR, Harandi MF, Romig T, Antolova D, Schurer JM, Lahmar S, Cringoli G, Magambo J, Thompson RC, Jenkins EJ
Adv Parasitol 2017;95:315-493. Epub 2017 Jan 20 doi: 10.1016/bs.apar.2016.11.001. PMID: 28131365
Eckert J, Thompson RC
Adv Parasitol 2017;95:1-64. Epub 2016 Sep 29 doi: 10.1016/bs.apar.2016.07.003. PMID: 28131361
Ye J, Zhang Q, Xuan Y, Chen S, Ma L, Zhang Y, Zheng H
Korean J Parasitol 2016 Dec;54(6):769-775. Epub 2016 Dec 31 doi: 10.3347/kjp.2016.54.6.769. PMID: 28095662Free PMC Article
Ye J, Zhang Q, Ma L, Zheng H
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 Feb;94(2):371-7. Epub 2015 Dec 28 doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0386. PMID: 26711523Free PMC Article
Zhang W, Zhang Z, Wu W, Shi B, Li J, Zhou X, Wen H, McManus DP
Acta Trop 2015 Jan;141(Pt B):235-43. Epub 2014 Mar 28 doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2014.03.014. PMID: 24686096

Diagnosis

Eckert J, Thompson RC
Adv Parasitol 2017;95:1-64. Epub 2016 Sep 29 doi: 10.1016/bs.apar.2016.07.003. PMID: 28131361
Ye J, Zhang Q, Xuan Y, Chen S, Ma L, Zhang Y, Zheng H
Korean J Parasitol 2016 Dec;54(6):769-775. Epub 2016 Dec 31 doi: 10.3347/kjp.2016.54.6.769. PMID: 28095662Free PMC Article
Batçık OE, Öğrenci A, Koban O, Ekşi MŞ, Bilge T
Turkiye Parazitol Derg 2016 Sep;40(3):169-171. doi: 10.5152/tpd.2016.4624. PMID: 27905289
Zheng X, Zou Y, Yin C
Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2015;8(9):11814-8. Epub 2015 Sep 1 PMID: 26617932Free PMC Article
Feng X, Qi X, Yang L, Duan X, Fang B, Gongsang Q, Bartholomot B, Vuitton DA, Wen H, Craig PS
J Helminthol 2015 Nov;89(6):671-9. Epub 2015 Aug 14 doi: 10.1017/S0022149X15000656. PMID: 26271332Free PMC Article

Therapy

Eckert J, Thompson RC
Adv Parasitol 2017;95:1-64. Epub 2016 Sep 29 doi: 10.1016/bs.apar.2016.07.003. PMID: 28131361
Ye J, Zhang Q, Ma L, Zheng H
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 Feb;94(2):371-7. Epub 2015 Dec 28 doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0386. PMID: 26711523Free PMC Article
Zheng X, Zou Y, Yin C
Int J Clin Exp Pathol 2015;8(9):11814-8. Epub 2015 Sep 1 PMID: 26617932Free PMC Article
van Kesteren F, Qi X, Tao J, Feng X, Mastin A, Craig PS, Vuitton DA, Duan X, Chu X, Zhu J, Wen H
Acta Trop 2015 May;145:1-7. Epub 2015 Feb 7 doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2015.01.009. PMID: 25661801Free PMC Article
Zhang W, Zhang Z, Wu W, Shi B, Li J, Zhou X, Wen H, McManus DP
Acta Trop 2015 Jan;141(Pt B):235-43. Epub 2014 Mar 28 doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2014.03.014. PMID: 24686096

Prognosis

Deplazes P, Rinaldi L, Alvarez Rojas CA, Torgerson PR, Harandi MF, Romig T, Antolova D, Schurer JM, Lahmar S, Cringoli G, Magambo J, Thompson RC, Jenkins EJ
Adv Parasitol 2017;95:315-493. Epub 2017 Jan 20 doi: 10.1016/bs.apar.2016.11.001. PMID: 28131365
Batçık OE, Öğrenci A, Koban O, Ekşi MŞ, Bilge T
Turkiye Parazitol Derg 2016 Sep;40(3):169-171. doi: 10.5152/tpd.2016.4624. PMID: 27905289
Ye J, Zhang Q, Ma L, Zheng H
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 Feb;94(2):371-7. Epub 2015 Dec 28 doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0386. PMID: 26711523Free PMC Article
Jordanova DP, Harizanov RN, Kaftandjiev IT, Rainova IG, Kantardjiev TV
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2015 Jul;34(7):1423-8. Epub 2015 Apr 12 doi: 10.1007/s10096-015-2368-z. PMID: 25864190
Tamarozzi F, Sako Y, Ito A, Piccoli L, Grisolìa A, Itoh S, Gatti S, Meroni V, Genco F, Brunetti E
Parasite Immunol 2013 Dec;35(12):433-40. doi: 10.1111/pim.12050. PMID: 23834586

Clinical prediction guides

Rossi P, Tamarozzi F, Galati F, Pozio E, Akhan O, Cretu CM, Vutova K, Siles-Lucas M, Brunetti E, Casulli A; HERACLES extended network.
Parasit Vectors 2016 Apr 28;9:243. doi: 10.1186/s13071-016-1532-3. PMID: 27126135Free PMC Article
Ye J, Zhang Q, Ma L, Zheng H
Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 Feb;94(2):371-7. Epub 2015 Dec 28 doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.15-0386. PMID: 26711523Free PMC Article
Tamer GS, Dündar D, Uzuner H, Baydemir C
Med Sci Monit 2015 Apr 29;21:1219-22. doi: 10.12659/MSM.893155. PMID: 25921809Free PMC Article
Birincioglu CL, Kervan U, Tufekcioglu O, Ozen A, Bardakci H, Kucuker SA, Saritas A
Asian Cardiovasc Thorac Ann 2013 Oct;21(5):558-65. Epub 2013 Jul 9 doi: 10.1177/0218492312463210. PMID: 24570558
Tamarozzi F, Sako Y, Ito A, Piccoli L, Grisolìa A, Itoh S, Gatti S, Meroni V, Genco F, Brunetti E
Parasite Immunol 2013 Dec;35(12):433-40. doi: 10.1111/pim.12050. PMID: 23834586

Recent systematic reviews

Cucher MA, Macchiaroli N, Baldi G, Camicia F, Prada L, Maldonado L, Avila HG, Fox A, Gutiérrez A, Negro P, López R, Jensen O, Rosenzvit M, Kamenetzky L
Trop Med Int Health 2016 Feb;21(2):166-75. Epub 2015 Dec 28 doi: 10.1111/tmi.12647. PMID: 26610060
Tamarozzi F, Nicoletti GJ, Neumayr A, Brunetti E
Curr Opin Infect Dis 2014 Oct;27(5):425-31. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0000000000000093. PMID: 25101556
Steinmetz S, Racloz G, Stern R, Dominguez D, Al-Mayahi M, Schibler M, Lew D, Hoffmeyer P, Uçkay I
J Antimicrob Chemother 2014 Mar;69(3):821-6. Epub 2013 Nov 11 doi: 10.1093/jac/dkt429. PMID: 24222611
Singh BB, Dhand NK, Ghatak S, Gill JP
Prev Vet Med 2014 Jan 1;113(1):1-12. Epub 2013 Sep 25 doi: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2013.09.007. PMID: 24148988
Neumayr A, Tamarozzi F, Goblirsch S, Blum J, Brunetti E
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2013;7(9):e2458. Epub 2013 Sep 19 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002458. PMID: 24069501Free PMC Article

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