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A 32-year-old woman comes to the physician because ...

Reduviid bug

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submitted by usmleuser007(112),

Arthropod infections

a. Trypansoma cruzi = reduviid bug

b. Trypanosoma brucei = Tsetse fly

c. Malaria = Anopheles mosquito

d. Flavivirus Group (West Nile Virus, Dengue) = Aedes mosquito

e. Microfilariae = black fly

f. Leishmania braziliensis = sand fly

g. Borrelia & Babesia =Ixodes tick

h. Rickebsia rickebsii & Francisella tularensis = Dermacentor tick

i. Rikebsia prowazekii = lice

j. Loa loa (African eye worm) = deer fly

k. Wuchereria bancrofti = mosquitoes





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submitted by biliarytree220(5),

Chagas disease, trypomastigote on blood smear; cardiomyopathy, predominantly found in South America





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submitted by usmleuser007(112),
16. Arthropod infections a. Trypansoma cruzi = reduviid bug b. Trypanosoma brucei = Tsetse fly c. Malaria = Anopheles mosquito d. Flavivirus Group (West Nile Virus, Dengue) = Aedes mosquito e. Microfilariae = black fly f. Leishmania braziliensis = sand fly g. Borrelia & Babesia =Ixodes tick h. Rickebsia rickebsii & Francisella tularensis = Dermacentor tick i. Rikebsia prowazekii = lice j. Loa loa (African eye worm) = deer fly k. Wuchereria bancrofti = mosquitoes




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submitted by sirminalot(-48),

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