Angiostrongyliasis

Angiostrongyliasis: Infection with the parasitic nematode (roundworm) Angiostrongylus. The two species that infect humans are A. cantonensis and A. costaricensis. A. cantonensis, the rat lungworm, is the most common cause of human eosinophilic meningitis (meningitis with eosinophils in the cerebrospinal fluid). The meningitis is due to the presence...
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angiostrongyliasis

(an″je-o-stron″jĭ-li´ә-sis) infection by nematodes of the genus Angiostrongylus.
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Angiostrongyliasis

Angiostrongyliasis is an infection by a nematode from the Angiostrongylus genus of kidney and alimentary tract roundworms. For example, infection with Angiostrongylus cantonensis can occur after consuming raw Giant African land snails, Great Grey Slugs, or other mollusks. In humans, Angiostrongylus is the most common cause of eosinophilic meningit...
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