Iran Mendonça da Silva

Summary

Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Schistosomiasis haematobia: histopathological course determined by cystoscopy in a patient in whom praziquantel treatment failed
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Seção de Vigilância Epidemiológica, Subdivisão de Pesquisa, Divisão de Ensino e Pesquisa, Instituto de Biologia do Exército, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 50:343-6. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis and intestinal parasitism among indigenous people in the Brazilian Amazon region
    Marcio Neves Boia
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:176-8. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparative evaluation of adverse effects in the use of powder trivalent antivenom and liquid antivenoms in Bothrops snake bites
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Instituto de Biologia do Exército, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:523-5. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic failure of praziquantel in the treatment of Schistosoma haematobium infection in Brazilians returning from Africa
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Divisão de Ensino e Pesquisa, Instituto de Biologia do Exército, 20911 270 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 100:445-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cystoscopy in the diagnosis and follow-up of urinary schistosomiasis in Brazilian soldiers returning from Mozambique, Africa
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Divisão de Ensino e Pesquisa, Instituto de Biologia do Exército, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 48:39-42. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical and laboratorial evaluation of urinary schistosomiasis in Brazilians after staying in Mozambique
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Seção de Vigilância Epidemiológica, Divisão de Ensino e Pesquisa, Instituto de Biologia do Exército, Rua Francisco Manuel 102, Benfica, 20911 270 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 39:272-4. 2006

Collaborators

  • Maria José Conceição
  • José Rodrigues Coura
  • Iran Mendonça da Silva
  • Marcio Neves Boia
  • Antônio Magela Tavares
  • Filipe Anibal Carvalho-Costa
  • Gustavo Albino Pinto Magalhães
  • Beatriz Elena Porras-Pedroza
  • Eduardo César Faria
  • Fernando Campos Sodré
  • John Noh
  • Luis Rey
  • Victor Tsang

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Schistosomiasis haematobia: histopathological course determined by cystoscopy in a patient in whom praziquantel treatment failed
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Seção de Vigilância Epidemiológica, Subdivisão de Pesquisa, Divisão de Ensino e Pesquisa, Instituto de Biologia do Exército, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 50:343-6. 2008
    ..The histopathological characteristics observed in biopsies obtained, after each treatment, indicated viability of parasite eggs and activity of granulomas...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis and intestinal parasitism among indigenous people in the Brazilian Amazon region
    Marcio Neves Boia
    Laboratório de Doenças Parasitárias, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Saude Publica 43:176-8. 2009
    ..35.4% for Entamoeba histolyticaD dispar and 33.3% vs. 10.7% for Giardia lamblia). It is concluded that tuberculosis and intestinal parasitism are frequent in these communities, thus requiring control measures and better medical care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparative evaluation of adverse effects in the use of powder trivalent antivenom and liquid antivenoms in Bothrops snake bites
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Instituto de Biologia do Exército, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 45:523-5. 2012
    ..Snake bite, a problem in public health, generally occurs where there is no electric power...
  4. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic failure of praziquantel in the treatment of Schistosoma haematobium infection in Brazilians returning from Africa
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Divisão de Ensino e Pesquisa, Instituto de Biologia do Exército, 20911 270 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 100:445-9. 2005
    ..In this study, we demonstrated a low efficacy of praziquantel in the treatment of schistosomiasis haematobia, and the necessity of the urinary bladder biopsy as criterion of cure...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cystoscopy in the diagnosis and follow-up of urinary schistosomiasis in Brazilian soldiers returning from Mozambique, Africa
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Divisão de Ensino e Pesquisa, Instituto de Biologia do Exército, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 48:39-42. 2006
    ..Cystoscopy after treatment, followed by biopsy and histopathological evaluation, performed in areas where the evolution of the disease can be better monitored, was found to be a safe criterion of parasitological cure...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical and laboratorial evaluation of urinary schistosomiasis in Brazilians after staying in Mozambique
    Iran Mendonça da Silva
    Seção de Vigilância Epidemiológica, Divisão de Ensino e Pesquisa, Instituto de Biologia do Exército, Rua Francisco Manuel 102, Benfica, 20911 270 Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 39:272-4. 2006
    ..haematobium eggs in the urine test, 13 were symptomatic and 12 asymptomatic. The treatment with praziquantel for the 30 patients, with urine positive to S. haematobium eggs, presented 70% of parasitological cure...