Monday, 6 April 2020

PROTOZOAN DISEASES -ENGLISH MEDIUM - BIOLOGY - 7

III. PROTOZOAN DISEASES 

MALARIA
 – Chloraquin vaccine
 - Anopheles mosquito only female anopheles
- Quinane, a product of Cinchona tree, is administered for Malaria.

KALA AZAR (Leishmaniasis)
- Leishmaniadonovani. sandfly (Phlebotomus)
- dumdum fever

GIARDIASIS
- Giardia intestinalis (first parasitic protozoan known) . Trypanosomiasis
- Trypanosoma. Main disease is Gambian fever or West African sleeping sickness the vector of which is Tsetse.

 AMOEBIASIS (Amoebic dysentry or Enteritis)
- Entamoebahistolytica

HELMINTHIC DISEASES Ascariasis - Ascarislumbricoides (Vector: Cockroach and Files) Filariasis - Wucherariabancrofti. Transmitted by female Culex mosquito - Elephantiasis Taeniasis - Taeniasolium (or pork tapeworm) Transmitted by pig.

V. FUNGAL DISEASES Ringworm - Caused by Microsporum. 

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