Loiasis

Known as: loasis, Loaiasis, Loiases 
A parasitic infection caused by the nematode Loa loa. The vector in the transmission of this infection is the horsefly (Tabanus) or the deerfly or… (More)
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2009
2009
Severe side effects following ivermectin treatment of onchocerciasis in areas of co-endemicity with loaisis have been an… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
The filarial parasite Loa loa is transmitted by Chrysops fly bites. Loiasis is endemic in rainforest areas of West and Central… (More)
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2007
2007
Loiasis is a neglected disease that may have great social and economic impact in some endemic areas. This study was designed to… (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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1999
1999
Evidence is accumulating from experimental and human studies that genetic factors are involved both in the control of infectious… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The control of onchocerciasis remains a priority in sub-Saharan Africa. Jean-Philippe Chippaux, Michel Boussinesq, Jacques Gardon… (More)
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1993
1993
To assess the filaricidal activity and clinical safety of albendazole in human loiasis, a double-blind, placebo-controlled study… (More)
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1991
1991
To define the clinical spectrum of loiasis more precisely and to begin to assess the immunologic basis for the difference in… (More)
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1991
1991
Five cases of encephalitis following treatment with diethylcarbamazine (DEC) were observed in Congolese patients with Loa loa… (More)
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1988
1988
The usual clinical picture of loiasis in long-term visitors to endemic areas differs from that in residents of these areas, with… (More)
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