Tropical Disease A-Z

A-Z list of tropical medicine and travel conditions from the LITFL Tropical Medicine Library.

The clinical manifestations of tropical medicine, the diagnosis, treatment and preventative medicine. It also explores the bigger topics such as fever in the returned traveler, altered conscious state or anaemia in the tropics.

Topics

A

B

C

  • Camplylobacter
  • Cardiovascular syndromes
  • Cestodes (Tapeworms)
  • Chikungunya
  • Cholera
  • Clostridia
  • CNS syndromes

D

E

  • Ebola
  • Equine encephalitis viruses

F

  • Fever in the Returned Traveler

G

  • Gastrointestinal Syndromes
  • Giardiasis

H

J

  • Japanese encephalitis

L

  • Lassa fever
  • Leishmaniasis (Visceral and Cutaneous)
  • Leprosy
  • Leptospirosis
  • Lymphocytic choriomenigitis virus (LCMV)

M

N

  • Nematodes (roundworms)

O

  • Ocular syndromes
  • O’nyong-nyong

P

  • Paramyxovirus
  • Picornaviruses
  • Plague (Yersinia pestis)
  • Poliomyelitis (Polio)

Q

  • Q Fever

R

  • Rabies
  • Relapsing Fever
  • Renal and Genitourinary Syndromes
  • Respiratory Syndromes
  • Rickettsiae
  • Rift valley fever and Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever
  • Rotavirus

S

  • SARS
  • Scorpions
  • Shigella
  • Skin and soft tissue syndromes
  • Smallpox
  • Snakebite – Africa
  • Snakebite – Asia
  • Snakebite – Australia
  • Snakebite – Europe
  • Snakebite – North America
  • Snakebite – South America
  • Spiders
  • Syphilis

T

  • Tetanus
  • Toxoplasmosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Trachoma
  • Trematodes (Flukes)
  • Trypanosomiasis (American and African)
  • Typhoid + Paratyphoid +Non-Typhoidal salmonella

V

  • Venomous Miscellany
  • Vibrio

W

  • West Nile Fever

Y

  • Yellow Fever

Z

  • Zika Virus

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