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Ancylostomiasis Summary

Description: Infection of humans or animals with hookworms of the genus ANCYLOSTOMA. Characteristics include anemia, dyspepsia, eosinophilia, and abdominal swelling.

Also Known As: Ancylostomiases

Networked: 116 relevant articles (5 outcomes, 13 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Ancylostomiasis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Albendazole (Albenza) : 2 outcomes in 7 results : FDA 1
  2. bephenium hydroxynaphthoate : 1 outcome 2 studies in 12 results : IBA
  3. Mebendazole (Vermin) : 1 outcome in 3 results : FDA 2
  4. Praziquantel (Biltricide) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 1
  5. Iron : 3 studies in 10 results : IBA
  6. Thiabendazole (Mintezol) : 2 studies in 6 results : FDA 2
  7. 2,2-dichloroacetamide : 2 studies in 2 results : IBA
  8. Phosphoric Monoester Hydrolases (Phosphatases) : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  9. Complement System Proteins (Complement) : 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  10. thiocyanate : 1 study in 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Ancylostomiasis

  1. Ascariasis
  2. Trichuriasis
  3. Schistosomiasis (Bilharziasis)
  4. Infection
  5. Hymenolepiasis
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Key Therapies for Ancylostomiasis

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 3 results
  2. Chemoprevention : 2 results
  3. Gastrectomy : 1 result

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