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Human, canine and equine (Equus caballus) leishmaniasis due to Leishmania braziliensis (= L. braziliensis brazilienzis) in the south-west region of São Paulo state, Brazil
(Memórias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, 1990-03-01) [Artigo]
Paracoccidioidomycosis: study of six cases with ocular involvement
(Mycopathologia, 1988-05-01) [Artigo]
We present 6 patients with ocular involvement due to paracoccidioidomycosis. All cases were confirmed by the finding of Paracoccidioides brasiliensis in histopathological or direct mycologic examination of material from ...
Oftalmomiíase externa causada por cochliomyia hominivorax
(Revista Brasileira de Oftalmologia, 2007-12-01) [Artigo]
The purpose of this study was to report a case of external ophthalmomyiasis caused by Cochliomyia hominivorax in a 10 years-old child, which presented acute preseptal celulitis and had 17 worms removed from the lacrimal ...
Prevalence and macro- and microscopic lesions produced by Gasterophilus nasalis (Diptera : Oestridae) in the Botucatu Region, SP, Brazil
(Veterinary Parasitology, 2001-12-13) [Artigo]
The objective of the present study was to investigate the prevalence of Gasterophilus nasalis larvae in Botucatu, the central west region of São Paulo State, Brazil, and to describe the lesions caused by the parasite. The ...
The number of podocyte and slit diaphragm is decreased in experimental diabetic nephropathy
(Acta Cirúrgica Brasileira, 2006-03-01) [Artigo]
Purpose: To determine the number of podocyte, slit diaphragms, slit diaphragm extensions and GBM thickness in diabetic nephropathy. Methods: Sixty Rattus Wistarof both sexes weighing 200-300g were divided in two experimental ...
TRYPANOSOMA-CRUZI RNA - CHARACTERIZATION IN CL STRAIN
(European Journal of Cell Biology, 1980-01-01) [Resumo]
Leishmaniose cutânea acidental
(Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 1993-08-01) [Artigo]
Os autores relatam o 3º caso de Leishmaniose acidental em laboratório, ocorrido em aluna do curso de Biologia, que contaminou-se por ocasião da passagem de formas amastigotas de Leishmania (Viannia) braziliensis de hamster ...
Parasitic infection of the appendix as a cause of acute appendicitis
(Parasitology Research, 2007-12-01) [Artigo]
The association between parasitic infection of the appendix and acute appendicitis has been widely investigated. The aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate the prevalence of parasitic infection of the appendix in ...
Cell-free antigens from precocious Paracoccidioides brasiliensis culture induce a typical delayed-type hypersensitivity reaction
(Journal of Venomous Animals and Toxins Including Tropical Diseases, 2011-01-01) [Artigo]
Cell-free antigens (CFAg) derived from Paracoccidioides brasiliensis have typically been used in immunodiffusion reactions for serodiagnosis or therapeutic follow-up of paracoccidioidomycosis patients. Thus, we investigated ...
Cytokine profile of Ehrlich ascites tumor treated with Bothrops jararaca venom
(Mediators of Inflammation, 2002-08-01) [Artigo]
WE previously demonstrated that Bothrops jararaca venom (BjV) has an antitumor effect on Ehrlich ascites tumor (EAT) cells and induces an increase of polymorphonuclear leukocytes in early stages of tumor growth. It has ...