Plasmodium species (Malaria)
Entamoeba histolytica (Amebiasis)
Naegleria fowleri (Primary amebic meningoencephalitis)
Toxoplasma gondii (Toxoplasmosis)
Trypanosoma cruzi (Chagas disease)
Loa loa (Eye worm)
Toxocara canis (Visceral larva migrans)
Onchocerca volvulus (River blindness)
Angiostrongylus (Eosinophilic meningitis)
Ancylostoma duodenale and Necator americanus
Guinea worm (Dracunculiasis)
Wuchereria bancrofti (Lymphatic filariasis)
Enterobius vermicularis (Pinworm)
Trichuris trichiura (Whipworm)
Echinococcus granulosus (Hydatid disease)
Pediculus humanus and Phthirus pubis (Lice)
Sarcoptes scabiei (Scabies)
Angiostrongylus Eosinophilic meningitis is a parasitic infection that can cause severe neurological damage and death. It is caused by angiostrongylus cantonensis, a parasite that �s transmitted through infected rodents, but can also be transmitted through contaminated food or water. Symptoms of the infection include severe headache, fever, stiff neck, and nausea. If left untreated, the infection can lead to paralysis, coma, and death. Prevention of Angiostrongylus infection involves the practice of proper food and water safety precautions and avoiding contact with rodents.
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