Pathogens objectives: to determine the magnitude of opportunistic and non- opportunistic intestinal parasitic infections among aids patients and hiv positive carrier individuals method: cross-sectional study was conducted among aids patients, hiv positive healthy carriers and hiv negative individuals. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of intestinal parasites among hiv-positive/aids patients a control group comprising 30 apparently healthy hiv -negative individuals was included of the 60 samples collected from the patients and examined, 34 (567%) presented with diarrhoea, while 26 (433%) had no. This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of intestinal parasitosis in hiv/aids patients in dschang -cameroon stool and blood specimens from hiv/ aids patients and control group were screened respectively for intestinal parasites and for hiv antibodies intestinal parasites were identified. Background: intestinal parasites are a cause of morbidity and mortality throughout the world particularly in hiv-infected patients this study determined the prevalence of intestinal parasites among hiv-infected patients, assessed risk factors predisposing to infection and also assessed association of.
Intestinal parasitic infection affects the health and quality of life of people living with hiv this study was aimed to determine the prevalence of intestinal parasites among hiv positive individuals who are naive and who are on antiretroviral treatment (art) in hiwot fana specialized university hospital,. The present study was undertaken to detect enteric parasites in hiv infected patients with diarrhoea at different methods: the study was carried out at national aids research institute, pune, india, between march results: intestinal parasitic pathogens were detected in 35 per cent patients, and the major pathogens. Background intestinal parasitic infection affects the health and quality of life of people living with hiv this study was aimed to determine the prevalence of intestinal parasites among hiv positive individuals who are naive and who are on antiretroviral treatment (art) in hiwot fana specialized university hospital, eastern. The overall prevalence rate of enteroparasites obtained in this study was 227% ( 27/119) the prevalence of intestinal parasitic infections in hiv infected patients was 247 % while in hiv negative persons, it was 176% however, the high rate obtained for hiv infected patients was not statistically significant (p 005.
Cryptosporidium parvum followed by entamoeba histolytica and giardia intestinalis were the most common intestinal parasites in hiv infected patients presenting with diarrhea intestinal parasites are important cause of diarrhea in hiv/aids they can cause symptomatic or asymptomatic infections therefore our study. Background hiv infection is an emerging problem in laos we conducted the first prospective study on intestinal parasites, including opportunistic protozoa, in newly diagnosed hiv infected patients, with or without diarrhea the aims were to describe the spectrum of infections, to determine their prevalence. Parasites are widely distributed in ethiopia largely due to the low level of environmental and personal hygiene objective: to determine the magnitude of opportunistic and non-opportunistic intestinal parasitic infections among hiv/ aids patients in bahir dar methods: cross-sectional study was conducted among hiv/ aids. This study applied a socioeconomic questionnaire designed to evaluate the frequency of intestinal parasites and characterize epidemiological, nutritional, and immunological variables in 105 hiv/aids patients - with and without parasitic infections, attending the day hospital in botucatu, unesp, from 2007 to 2008.
Background and objectives: opportunistic parasitic infections are among the most serious infections in human immunodeficiency virus (hiv) positive patients and claim number of lives every year the present study was conducted to determine the prevalence of intestinal parasites and to elucidate the. Data on the prevalence of intestinal parasitic infection in people living with hiv/ aids (plhwa) in cameroon are sparse this study was designed to determine the prevalence of intestinal parasitic infections, as well as assess the predisposing factors for the infection in plhwa in fako division of cameroon. Diarrhoea is a common gastrointestinal symptom in hiv positive patients occurring in more than 90% of the patients it is also an independent indicator of mortality in these patients the present study was conducted with objective to identify the prevalence of intestinal parasitic infections in hiv seropositive.
One of the major health problems among hiv sero-positive patients are superimposed infection due to the defect of immunity furthermore, intestinal parasites infection and other parasites, which are also one of the basic health problems in tropical region, are common among antiretroviral treatment patients in this study. Full text abstract: most hiv clients die of aids related intestinal parasitic infections rather than due to the hiv infection itself therefore, this study was aimed.
Introduction: intestinal parasitic infection has been a major source of morbidity in tropical countries especially among hiv patients the aim of this study was to determine prevalence of intestinal parasites and its association with immunological status and risk factors among hiv infected patients in kano, nigeria. Being a tertiary care hospital, it caters to a large number of referred patients from neighboring states of bihar, jharkhand, up, haryana, and rajasthan study cases and controls a total of 100 patients of both sexes, 12 years of age, who were hiv positive (according to national aids. International journal of contemporary medical research issn (online): 2393- 915x (print): 2454-7379 | icv: 5043 | volume 3 | issue 8 | august 2016 2219 study of opportunistic intestinal parasitic infections in hiv seropositive patients at a tertiary care teaching hospital in karnataka, india. We conducted the first prospective study on intestinal parasites, including opportunistic protozoa, in newly diagnosed hiv infected patients, with or without diarrhea the aims were to describe the spectrum of infections, to determine their prevalence and to assess their associations with diarrhea, cd4 cell.
Prevalence of intestinal parasites and associated risk factors among hiv/aids patients with pre-art and on-art attending dessie hospital art clinic, northeast ethiopia assefa missaye, mulat dagnewemail author, abebe alemu and agersew alemu aids research and therapy201310:7. Background understanding the epidemiology of intestinal parasitic infections is essential for the effective management of hiv infection in areas where intestinal parasites are also endemic data on the prevalence of intestinal parasitic infections in people living with hiv/aids in cameroon are scarce this study was. This cross-sectional study was carried out to assess the prevalence of intestinal parasites among people with hiv at the yaoundé central hospital accredited treatment centre methods: structured questionnaires were used to collect clinical information after obtaining consent from the participants stool samples were. Necessary data for planning and evaluation of hiv- positive/aids patients' care the objective of this study was therefore to determine the prevalence of these intestinal parasites burden among hiv/aids patients who came for medical attention at the bamenda regional hospital materials and methods study area.