Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease: Expert Consult - Online and Print (9th Revised edition)

Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease: Expert Consult - Online and Print (9th Revised edition)

By: Alan J. Magill (author), Tom Solomon (author), James H. Maguire (author), David R. Hill (author), Edward T. Ryan (author), G. Thomas Strickland (author)Hardback

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Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease is your comprehensive, go-to resource on the health conditions that arise in the tropics! From infectious diseases through environmental issues, poisoning and toxicology, animal injuries, and nutritional and micronutrient deficiencies, this medical reference book provides you with all the guidance you need to diagnose and manage even the most exotic health concerns. Stay at the forefront of this ever-changing field with Hunter's Tropical Medicine and Emerging Infectious Disease! Understand the common characteristics and methods of transmission for each disease, and learn all the applicable diagnosis, treatment, control, and prevention techniques. Get the information you need in the most organized way with infectious agents arranged by syndromes, as they typically present. Stay abreast of the latest maladies seen in returning travelers through useful chapters on delusional parasitosis, international adoptions, transplant patients, medical tourism, and more. Access the most up-to-date information on emerging and re-emerging diseases (such as H1N1), and see how progression occurs through all-new illustrative life cycles. Hone your techniques with a new skills-based section which includes dentistry, neonatal pediatrics and ICMI, and surgery in the tropics, and a service-based section covering transfusion in resource-poor settings, microbiology, and imaging. Learn everything you need to know about infrequently encountered tropical drugs and their practical application in the clinical setting. Seamlessly search the complete contents online at


Contents Preface XXX List of Contributors XXX PART 1 CLINICAL PRACTICE IN THE TROPICS Section A Organ-based Chapters 1 Tropical Lung Diseases XXX Ilias C Papanikolaou Om P Sharma 2 Cardiovascular Diseases XXX Bongani M Mayosi John Lawrenson 3 Gastrointestinal Diseases XXX Ramnik J Xavier Harry J Thomas 4 Hepatobiliary Diseases XXX Mark Danta Arthur Y Kim 5 Hematologic Diseases XXX Stephen McKew Jamilla Rajab Imelda Bates 6 Urinary Tract Diseases XXX Chris F Heyns 7 Sexually Transmitted Infections XXX David Mabey Philippe Mayaud 8 Tropical Dermatology XXX Arturo Saavedra David Rosmarin 9 Ophthalmologic Diseases XXX Hugh R Taylor Angus W Turner 10 Neurologic Diseases XXX Tom Solomon Hadi Manji 11 Psychiatric Diseases XXX Robert C Stewart Kinke M Lommerse Atif Rahman 12 ENT XXX Charlotte M Chiong Jose M Acuin 13 Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System XXX Richard A Gosselin Jonathan J Phillips R Richard Coughlin Section B Skills-based Chapters 14 General Surgery in the Tropics XXX Donald E Meier John L Tarpley Robert Riviello 15 Oral Health and Disease in the Tropics XXX Martin H Hobdell Tepirou Chher 16 Maternal and Newborn Health XXX Nynke R van den Broek 17 Pediatrics in a Resource-constrained Setting XXX Elizabeth M Molyneux 18 Disasters, Complex Emergencies, and Population Displacement XXX Trueman W Sharp Charles W Beadling Section C Service-based Chapters 19 Diagnostic Imaging in the Tropics XXX Elizabeth Joekes Sam Kampondeni 20 Blood Transfusion in Resource-limited Settings XXX Oliver Hassall Imelda Bates Kathryn Maitland 21 Infection Control in the Tropics XXX Haider J Warraich Syed Faisal Mahmood Anita KM Zaidi 22.1 Microbiology XXX Christopher M Parry Sharon J Peacock 22.2 Approach to the Patient with Diarrhea XXX Regina C LaRocque Jason B Harris Section D Topic-based Chapters 23 Cancer in the Tropics XXX Katie Wakeham Robert Newton Freddy Sitas 24 Heat-associated Illness XXX Michael V Callahan 25 Traditional Medicine XXX Gerard Bodeker Bertrand Graz 26 Environmental Health Hazards in the Tropics XXX Ema G Rodrigues David C Christiani PART 2 VIRAL DISEASES Introduction and General Principles XXX Tom Solomon Anna-Maria Geretti 27 Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection XXX Philip J Peters Barbara J Marston Paul J Weidle John T Brooks 27.1 HIV, Tuberculosis, Malaria and Streptococcus pneumoniae XXX Alison D Grant 28 Viral Infections with Cutaneous Lesions XXX 28.1 Measles XXX William J Moss 28.2 Poxviruses XXX Catherine G Sutcliffe Anne W Rimoin William J Moss 28.3 Nonpolio Enterovirus Mucocutaneous Infections XXX Catherine G Sutcliffe William J Moss 28.4 Kaposi's Sarcoma-associated Herpesvirus XXX Catherine G Sutcliffe William J Moss 29 Viral Respiratory Infections XXX H Rogier van Doorn Hongjie Yu 30 Viral Gastroenteritis XXX Osamu Nakagomi Nigel A Cunliffe 30.1 Rotavirus XXX Osamu Nakagomi Toyoko Nakagomi Nigel A Cunliffe 30.2 Norovirus XXX Aron J Hall Manish M Patel Benjamin A Lopman George E Armah 30.3 Enteric Adenoviruses XXX James J Gray Gagandeep Kang 30.4 Astroviruses XXX Gagandeep Kang James J Gray 30.5 Sapovirus XXX Osamu Nakagomi Toyoko Nakagomi Nigel A Cunliffe 31 Viral Hepatitis XXX G Thomas Strickland Samer S El-Kamary 31.1 Hepatitis A XXX G Thomas Strickland Samer S El-Kamary 31.2 Hepatitis B XXX G Thomas Strickland Samer S El-Kamary 31.3 Hepatitis D XXX G Thomas Strickland Samer S El-Kamary 31.4 Hepatitis C XXX G Thomas Strickland Samer S El-Kamary 31.5 Hepatitis E XXX G Thomas Strickland Samer S El-Kamary 31.6 Non-A-to-E Hepatitis XXX G Thomas Strickland Samer S El-Kamary 32 Viral Febrile Illnesses XXX 32.1 Dengue and Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever XXX Daniel H Libraty 32.2 Chikungunya Fever XXX Mala Chhabra Veena Mittal 32.3 O'nyong Nyong Fever XXX Gregory Deye 32.4 Ross River Virus Disease XXX David Harley Andreas Suhrbier 32.5 Oropouche Virus XXX Marcio RT Nunes Pedro FC Vasconcelos 32.6 Mayaro Virus XXX Pedro FC Vasconcelos Marcio RT Nunes 32.7 Sandfly Fever XXX Remi N Charrel Xavier de Lamballerie 32.8 Sindbis Fever XXX Gregory Deye 33 Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers XXX 33.1 Yellow Fever XXX J Erin Staples Marc Fischer 33.2 Lassa Fever XXX Aulasa J Camerlin Joseph B McCormick 33.3 South American Hemorrhagic Fevers XXX Slobodan Paessler 33.4 Ebola and Marburg Virus Infections XXX Amy L Hartman 33.5 Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever XXX Christine E Mathews Susan Fisher-Hoch 33.6 Diseases Caused by Hantaviruses XXX Tony Schountz 33.7 Rift Valley Fever XXX Brian H Bird Jean-Marc Reynes Stuart T Nichol 34 Viral CNS Infections XXX 34.1 Rabies and Related Viruses XXX Mary J Warrell David A Warrell 34.2 Enteroviruses Infections that Cause Central Nervous System Disease (including Poliomyelitis) XXX Peter C McMinn Phan Van Tu 34.3 Venezuelan, Eastern and Western Equine Encephalitis XXX Scott C Weaver Angelle D LaBeaud 34.4 Japanese Encephalitis XXX Tom Solomon 34.5 West Nile Virus XXX Marc Fischer J Erin Staples Grant L Campbell 34.6 Saint Louis Encephalitis and Rocio Encephalitis XXX James J Sejvar 34.7 Other Arboviral Encephalitides XXX James J Sejvar Grant L Campbell 34.8 Prion Disease XXX Richard Knight Victor Javier Sanchez Gonzalez 34.9 Human T-Lymphotropic Virus Type I and II Infection XXX Nicholas J van Sickels Susan LF McLellan PART 3 BACTERIAL INFECTIONS Section A Infections of the Eye & Throat 35 Trachoma and Inclusion Conjunctivitis XXX Hugh R Taylor Anu Mathew 35.1 Trachoma XXX Hugh R Taylor Anu Mathew 35.2 Inclusion Conjunctivitis XXX Hugh R Taylor Anu Mathew 36 Group A Streptococcus XXX Thomas L Snelling Jonathan R Carapetis 37 Diphtheria XXX Tejpratap SP Tiwari Section B Respiratory Tract Infections 38 Bacterial Pneumonia XXX W Abdullah Brooks 39 Tuberculosis XXX Sonya S Shin Kwonjune J Seung 40 Pertussis XXX Kevin Forsyth Section C Gastrointestinal Tract Infections 41 Helicobacter pylori Infection XXX Caroline M den Hoed Ernst J Kuipers 42 Escherichia coli Diarrhea XXX Jorge J Velarde Myron M Levine James P Nataro 43 Cholera and Other Vibrios XXX Debasish Saha Regina C LaRocque 44 Shigellosis XXX Michael L Bennish Wasif Ali Khan 45 Nontyphoid Salmonella Disease XXX Melita A Gordon Nicholas A Feasey Stephen M Graham 46 Campylobacter Infections XXX Paola J Maurtua-Neumann Richard A Oberhelman 47 Miscellaneous Bacterial Enteritides XXX 47.1 Yersinia enterocolitica XXX Farah Naz Qamar Anita KM Zaidi 47.2 Clostridium Infections XXX S Asad Ali Anita KM Zaidi 47.3 Aeromonas XXX Farah Naz Qamar Anita KM Zaidi Section D Sexually Transmitted Diseases 48 Chlamydial Infections XXX David Mabey Rosanna Peeling 49 Lymphogranuloma Venereum XXX August Stich 50 Gonorrhea XXX Ronald C Ballard 51 Chancroid XXX Allan R Ronald 52 Granuloma Inguinale XXX John Richens 53 Syphillis and the Endemic Treponematoses XXX David Mabey John Richens Section E Infections Causing Neurologic Manisfestations 54 Acute Bacterial Meningitis XXX Rathi Guhadasan Enitan D Carrol 55 Tetanus XXX Guy E Thwaites C Louise Thwaites 56 Botulism XXX Stephen J Aston Nicholas J Beeching Section F Infections of Skin and Soft Tissues Bacterial Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in the Tropics XXX Aisha Sethi 57 Leprosy XXX Diana NJ Lockwood Saba Lambert 58 Buruli Ulcer XXX Mark H Wansbrough-Jones Richard O Phillips 59 Mycobacterium marinum Infection XXX Francisco Vega-L???pez 60 Anthrax XXX Arthur M Friedlander Nicholas J Vietri Section G Febrile Systemic Syndromes with or without Lymphadenopathy 61 Epidemic Louse-borne Typhus XXX Aur???li??? Renvois??? Didier Raoult 62 Murine Typhus XXX Achilleas Gikas 63 Scrub Typhus XXX Paul N Newton Nicholas PJ Day 64 Tick-Borne Spotted Fever Rickettsioses XXX Cristina Socolovschi Philippe Parola Didier Raoult 65 Rickettsialpox XXX Christopher D Paddock 66 Q Fever XXX Matthieu Million Didier Raoult 67 Trench Fever XXX Barbara Doudier Philippe Brouqui 68 Bartonellosis: Carrion's Disease and Other Bartonella Infections XXX Ciro Magui???a Eloy E. Ordaya 69 Typhoid and Paratyphoid (Enteric) Fever XXX Jason B Harris W Abdullah Brooks 70 Brucellosis XXX Georgios Pappas 71 Melioidosis and Glanders XXX Nicholas J White 72 Plague XXX Michel Drancourt 73 Tularemia XXX Max Maurin 74 Leptospirosis XXX George Watt 75 Relapsing Fever and Borreliosis XXX Michel Drancourt PART 4 THE MYCOSES 76 General Principles XXX Roderick J Hay 77 Superficial Mycoses XXX Roderick J Hay 77.1 Dermatophyte Infection (Ringworm, Tinea) XXX Roderick J Hay 77.2 Superficial Candidiasis XXX Roderick J Hay 77.3 Pityriasis (Tinea) Versicolor XXX Roderick J Hay 77.4 Other Superficial Mycoses XXX Roderick J Hay 78 Subcutaneous Mycoses: General Principles XXX Roderick J Hay 78.1 Mycetoma (Maduromycosis, Madura foot) XXX Roderick J Hay 78.2 Sporotrichosis XXX Roderick J Hay 78.3 Chromoblastomycosis XXX Roderick J Hay 78.4 Rhinosporidiosis XXX Roderick J Hay 78.5 Entomophthoromycosis caused by Basidiobolus XXX Roderick J Hay 78.6 Entomophthoromycosis caused by Conidiobolus XXX Roderick J Hay 78.7 Other Subcutaneous Mycoses XXX Roderick J Hay 79 Protothecosis XXX Ann M Nelson Ronald C Neafie 80 Histoplasmosis XXX Eileen E Navarro Thomas J Walsh Roderick J Hay 81 Coccidioidomycosis XXX Gregory M Anstead John R Graybill 82 Blastomycosis XXX Keyur S Vyas Robert W Bradsher Jr 83 Paracoccidioidomycosis XXX Ricardo Negroni 84 Cryptococcosis XXX Fran???oise Dromer Olivier Lortholary 85 Penicilliosis Marneffei XXX Khuanchai Supparatpinyo 86 Pneumocystis Pneumonia XXX Powel Kazanjian 87 Treatment of Systemic Mycoses XXX Edward C Oldfield III PART 5 PROTOZOAL INFECTIONS 88 General Principles XXX Alan J Magill Section A Intestinal and Genital Infections 89 Entamoeba histolytica (Amebiasis) XXX Eric Houpt Chien-Ching Hung 90 Giardiasis XXX Rodney D Adam 91 Cryptosporidiosis XXX Lihua Xiao Jeffrey K Griffiths 92 Cyclosporiasis XXX David R Shlim Bradley A Connor 93 Cystoisospora belli (syn. Isospora belli) XXX Rebecca Dillingham Eric R Houpt 94 Miscellaneous Intestinal Protozoa XXX Lynne S Garcia 94.1 Balantidiasis XXX Lynne S Garcia 94.2 Dientamoeba fragilis XXX Lynne S Garcia 94.3 Entamoeba polecki XXX Lynne S Garcia 94.4 Blastocystis hominis XXX Lynne S Garcia 94.5 Non-pathogenic Intestinal Protozoa XXX Lynne S Garcia 95 Trichomoniasis XXX Michael F Rein Section B Infections of the Blood and Reticuloendothelial System 96 Malaria XXX Terrie Taylor Tsiri Agbenyega 97 African Trypanosomiasis XXX Sanjeev Krishna August Stich 98 American Trypanosomiasis (Chagas Disease) XXX Rogelio L???pez-V???lez Francesca F Norman Caryn Bern 99 Leishmaniasis XXX Alan J Magill 99.1 Leishmaniasis: General Principles XXX Alan J Magill 99.2 Visceral Leishmaniasis (Kala-azar) XXX Alan J Magill 99.3 Cutaneous Leishmaniasis of the Old World XXX Alan J Magill 99.4 Cutaneous Leishmaniasis of the New World XXX Alan J Magill 100 Babesiosis XXX Edouard Vannier Peter J Krause Section C Tissue Infection 101 Toxoplasmosis XXX Luc Paris 102 Pathogenic and Opportunistic Free-living Ameba Infections XXX Govinda S Visvesvara 103 Sarcocystosis XXX Benjamin M Rosenthal 104 Microsporidiosis XXX Louis M Weiss 105 Miscellaneous Tissue Protozoa XXX Edward T Ryan PART 6 HELMINTHIC INFECTIONS 106 General Principles XXX G Thomas Strickland David R Hill Section A Intestinal Nematode Infections 107 Nematodes Limited to the Intestinal Tract (Enterobius vermicularis, Trichuris trichiura, Capillaria philippinensis and Trichostrongylus spp.) XXX Donald AP Bundy Edward S Cooper Simon Brooker 108 Intestinal Nematodes: Ascariasis XXX Donald AP Bundy Nilanthi DeSilva Simon Brooker 109 Hookworm and Strongyloides Infections XXX Peter J Hotez Robert H Gilman Section B Filarial Infections 110 Lymphatic Filariasis XXX LeAnne M Fox Christopher L King 111 Loiasis XXX Amy D Klion 112 Onchocerciasis XXX Philip J Cooper Thomas B Nutman 113 Miscellaneous Filariae XXX Amy D Klion Section C Other Tissue Nematode Infections 114 Dracunculiasis XXX Ernesto Ruiz-Tiben 115 Trichinellosis XXX Fabrizio Bruschi K Darwin Murrell 116 Toxocariasis XXX Dana M Woodhall 117 Gnathostomiasis XXX Paron Dekumyoy Dorn Watthanakulpanich 118 Eosinophilic Meningitis (Angiostrongylus cantonensis, Parastrongylus cantonensis) XXX Yupaporn Wattanagoon John H Cross (deceased) 119 Abdominal Angiostrongyliasis XXX Pedro Morera 120 Cutaneous Larva Migrans XXX Susan P Montgomery 121 Anisakidosis XXX Davidson H Hamer Section D Trematode Infections 122 Schistosomiasis XXX Bruno Gryseels G Thomas Strickland 123 Intestinal Fluke Infections XXX Yupaporn Wattanagoon Danai Bunnag 124 Liver Fluke infections XXX Yupaporn Wattanagoon Danai Bunnag 124.1 Opisthorchiasis and Clonorchiasis XXX Yupaporn Wattanagoon Danai Bunnag 124.2 Fascioliasis XXX Yupaporn Wattanagoon Danai Bunnag 124.3 Dicroceliasis and Eurytremiasis XXX Yupaporn Wattanagoon Danai Bunnag 125 Paragonimiasis XXX Yupaporn Wattanagoon Danai Bunnag Section E Cestode Infections 126 Tapeworm Infections XXX Joseph D Mega Gerson Galdos-Cardenas Robert H Gilman 126.1 Taeniasis XXX Joseph D Mega Gerson Galdos-Cardenas Robert H Gilman 126.2 Diphyllobothriasis XXX Joseph D Mega Gerson Galdos-Cardenas Robert H Gilman 126.3 Hymenolepiasis XXX Joseph D Mega Gerson Galdos-Cardenas Robert H Gilman 126.4 Dipylidiasis XXX Joseph D Mega Gerson Galdos-Cardenas Robert H Gilman 127 Larval Cestode Infections (Cysticercosis) XXX Hector H Garcia Robert H Gilman 128 Cystic Echinococcosis XXX Pedro L Moro Peter M Schantz 129 Alveolar Echinococcosis (Alveolar Hydatid Disease) XXX Pedro L Moro Peter M Schantz 130 Polycystic Echinococcosis (Polycystic Hydatid Disease) XXX Pedro L Moro Peter M Schantz 131 Sparganosis XXX Meredith L Holtz Robert H Gilman 132 Coenuriasis XXX Rachel B Webman Robert H Gilman PART 7 POISONOUS AND TOXIC PLANTS AND ANIMALS 133 Poisonous Plants and Aquatic Animals XXX David A Warrell Hans Persson Michael Eddleston 133.1 Poisonous Aquatic Animals XXX David A Warrell 133.2 Fish Poisoning: Gastrointestinal and Neurotoxic Syndromes XXX David A Warrell 133.3 Mushroom Poisoning XXX Hans Persson 133.4 Poisoning by Plants XXX Hans Persson 133.5 Plant Cardiac Glycoside Poisoning XXX Michael Eddleston 134 Animals Hazardous to Humans XXX David A Warrell 134.1 Venomous Marine Animals XXX David A Warrell 134.2 Leeches (Phylum Annelida, Class Hirudinea) XXX David A Warrell 134.3 Fish Capable of Inflicting Serious Trauma XXX David A Warrell 134.4 Lizards XXX David A Warrell 134.5 Snakes XXX David A Warrell 134.6 Bats XXX David A Warrell 135 Pentastomiasis XXX David A Warrell 136 Injurious Arthropods XXX David A Warrell 136.1 Hypersensitization and Anaphylaxis Caused by Stings of Hymenopteran Insects (Bees, Wasps, Yellow Jackets, Hornets, Ants) XXX David A Warrell 136.2 Bites by Other Insects Resulting in Irritation, Allergy and Transmission of Infections XXX David A Warrell 136.3 Invasive Larvae of Flies (Myiasis) and Fleas (Tungiasis) XXX David A Warrell 136.4 Superficial Infestations by Ectoparasitic Arthropods: Fleas, Lice, Mites and Ticks XXX David A Warrell 136.5 Envenoming by Arthropods XXX David A Warrell PART 8 NUTRITIONAL PROBLEMS AND DEFICIENCY DISEASES 137 General Principles XXX Benjamin Caballero Wafaie Fawzi 138 Protein-energy Malnutrition in Children XXX Tahmeed Ahmed M Iqbal Hossain Munirul Islam AM Shamsir Ahmed M Jobayer Chisti 139 Vitamin Deficiencies XXX Jeffrey K Griffiths 140 Mineral Deficiencies XXX Anuraj H Shankar PART 9 VECTOR TRANSMISSION OF DISEASES AND ZOONOSES 141 Arthopods in Disease Transmission XXX Duane J Gubler PART 10 THE SICK RETURNING TRAVELER 142 General Principles XXX David R Hill 143 Fever in the Returned Traveler XXX Victoria Johnston Michael Brown 144 Malaria in Returned Traveler XXX David G Lalloo 145 Screening the Asymptomatic Long-term Traveler XXX Vanessa Field 146 Persistent Diarrhea in the Returned Traveler XXX Stephen G Wright 147 Skin Lesions in Returning Travelers XXX Eric Caumes 148 Eosinophilia in Migrants and Returned Travelers: A Practical Approach XXX Anna M Checkley Christopher JM Whitty 149 Immigrant Medicine XXX Sandra K Schumacher Elizabeth D Barnett 150 International Adoption XXX Cynthia R Howard 151 Medical Tourism XXX Stephen T Green 152 Transplant Patients and Tropical Diseases XXX Neha Nanda Frank J Bia 153 Delusional Parasitosis XXX Kathryn N Suh Jay S Keystone PART 11 LABORATORY DIAGNOSIS OF PARASITIC DISEASES 154 General Principles XXX John H Cross (deceased) Brett E Swierczewski 154.1 Preparation of Samples for Morphologic Diagnosis of Parasites in Stool and Urine Specimens XXX John H Cross (deceased) Brett E Swierczewski 154.2 Examination of Blood, Other Body Fluids, Tissues and Sputum XXX Brett E Swierczewski John H Cross (deceased) PART 12 DRUGS USED IN TROPICAL MEDICINE Mebendazole XXX Allyson K Bloom Edward T Ryan Albendazole XXX Allyson K Bloom Edward T Ryan Anti-Tuberculosis Drugs XXX Sonya S Shin Kwonjune J Seung Diethylcarbamazine (DEC) XXX LeAnne M Fox Amy D Klion Ivermectin XXX Philip J Cooper Thomas B Nutman Pentavalent Antimony XXX Alan J Magill Pentamidine XXX Allyson K Bloom Edward T Ryan Nitazoxanide XXX Allyson K Bloom Edward T Ryan Dapsone XXX Allyson K Bloom Edward T Ryan Index XXX

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