Giardiasis

Known as: Lambliasis, giardiosis, Lambliases 
An infection of the SMALL INTESTINE caused by the flagellated protozoan GIARDIA LAMBLIA. It is spread via contaminated food and water and by direct… (More)
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2011
Review
2011
Molecular diagnostic tools have been used recently in assessing the taxonomy, zoonotic potential, and transmission of Giardia… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Although giardiasis is considered by most medical practitioners to be an easily treated infection, prolonged symptoms due to, or… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Giardia intestinalis is a major cause of diarrheal disease worldwide and two major Giardia genotypes, assemblages A and B, infect… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Giardia is not endemic in Norway, and more than 90% of reported cases acquire the infection abroad. In late October… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND: Giardia lamblia is the most frequently identified human intestinal parasite in Canada with prevalence estimates of 4… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Giardia intestinalis (syn. lamblia) is one of the most widespread intestinal protozoan pathogens worldwide, causing hundreds of… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Giardia lamblia is both the most common intestinal parasite in the United States and a frequent cause of diarrheal illness… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Ecological disturbances exert an influence on the emergence and proliferation of malaria and zoonotic parasitic diseases… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND The histopathology of the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract of patients with giardiasis as shown by endoscopy… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
An animal model for giardiasis was developed using Giardia muris in Swiss albino mice. Intraesophageal inoculation of G. muris… (More)
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