Parasites of the digestive tract are still not uncommon. Parasite infection of the digestive tract is associated most often with inadequate hygiene-especially too rare washing hands and insufficient washing fruits and vegetables. Parasites are attacking us because of culinary fashion to eat raw meat and fish.
Parasites of the digestive tract to healthy subjects do not do more harm. However, for people with weakened immunity parasites can be dangerous, because it’s easier to master the body and cause complications. In our digestive tract settle into worms-parasites or worms, flat and aschelminth or roundworms. About the infection can often provide allergic rashes, the cause of which cannot be determined, nausea, vomiting, weight loss, anemia, and irritability and hyperactivity nervous.
Gastrointestinal parasites – tapeworms
There are several types of tapeworms. Armed with a 4 m long, can accommodate after eating infected pork, an unarmed adolescent up to 10 m is in beef, as long diphyllobothrium may be caviar and fish. Way to avoid these parasites is to avoid eating undercooked (bloody steaks) and raw (steak tartare). Unless we make sure that the meat comes from absolutely reliable, tested source. And what about the trendy sushi? The safest fish meat is subjected to deep frozen (or at least-20th.) At that temperature the parasites of fish are killed.
Then you will learn the tasiemcami infection?
Tasiemcami infection symptoms are: headache, fatigue, insomnia, nervous excitability, general weakness, loss of appetite or ravenous appetite, weight loss, skin rashes, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain and anemia. Infection wide leads to vitamin B12 deficiency and anemia caused by the lack of. To establish infection tapeworm infection primarily test feces for the presence of larvae and tapeworm. You need to download a few samples at different times. Tapeworms treated anti-worm.
Gastrointestinal parasites – roundworms
Ascaris lumbricoides. Infection occurs by eating foods contaminated with roundworm larvae heart. Eggs get to the intestine, then burst to the blood system and migrate to the bronchial tubes, and then back into the intestine. Human glistą infection symptoms: bronchitis, bronchopneumonia when the larvae wander, while the presence of roundworms in the gut causes nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain and weakness, loss of appetite, headaches, irritability and sleeplessness. In some people there also itching, rashes, hives, and even attacks of breathlessness. To detect the human stool test is needed also roundworms. Heals it anti-worm.
Pinworms. Infection also occurs by contact with contaminated food but also objects of daily use (that’s why you need to wash your hands often, and certainly before food preparation and before meals). Symptoms of threadworms: red skin and itching around the anus hampering sleep, nervous excitability, headache, weakness, loss of appetite, nausea, abdominal pain and anemia. Pinworms can get to the vulva and vagina, thus becoming the cause of inflammation of reproductive organ. In the diagnosis is used. the test strip. Gets the. Smear, that may have eggs.
The infection is also associated with the lack of compliance with the rules of hygiene. In one-Fourth of the people not any signs of intrusion. Some people may experience diarrhoea, sometimes muco-bloody, abdominal pain, weight loss and anemia and itching, rashes and hives on the skin as well as lack of appetite, irritability, insomnia, headaches and weakness.
Intestinal pinewood. The larva penetrates through the skin. It initially causes redness and swelling at the site of the intrusion. The larva then wander into the respiratory system and throat and then into the intestine. The presence of larvae in the lungs is accompanied by inflammation of the trachea, bronchi and lungs. When in the intestines appear: insomnia, irritability, lack of appetite, abdominal pain, diarrhea, anemia, weight loss. The larvae can also be nested in the gallbladder, heart, kidneys, or brain is diagnosed by examining the presence of larvae in faeces, saliva, urine or duodenal content. In the stool may be present eggs of the wood.
Parasites of the gastrointestinal tract – protozoa
The most common infection is giardiasis caused by the intrusion of Lamblii intestinalis or intestinal. Infection occurs through eating contaminated food lamblią and sexual contact. In the part of the sick giardiasis passes without symptoms and the parasite is eradicated by the immune system. In others, there may be diarrhea and impairment of the absorption of fats, vitamin B12 and A, folic acid and lactose, because damages the mucous membranes of the intestine. It may also occur inflammation of the bile ducts or irritation of the pancreas and jaundice. The disease is diagnosed by examining feces for the presence of parasite cysts and blood for antibodies. Treatment involves the administration of antiparasitic drugs.