L Kolarova

Summary

Affiliation: Charles University
Country: Czech Republic

Publications

  1. doi Cercarial dermatitis, a neglected allergic disease
    Libuse Kolarova
    Institute of Immunology and Microbiology, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague and General University Hospital in Prague, Studnickova 7, 128 00, Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 45:63-74. 2013
  2. doi Trichobilharzia mergi sp. nov. (Trematoda: Digenea: Schistosomatidae), a visceral schistosome of Mergus serrator (L.) (Aves: Anatidae)
    Libuse Kolarova
    Institute of Immunology and Microbiology, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Int 62:300-8. 2013
  3. doi Methodical approaches in the identification of areas with a potential risk of infection by bird schistosomes causing cercarial dermatitis
    L Kolarova
    Institute of Immunology and Microbiology of the First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague and General Teaching Hospital, 128 00 Prague 2, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 84:327-35. 2010
  4. doi Bird schistosome diversity in Iceland: molecular evidence
    J A Aldhoun
    Department of Parasitology, Charles University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 83:173-80. 2009
  5. ncbi The severity of mouse pathologies caused by the bird schistosome Trichobilharzia regenti in relation to host immune status
    P Kourilová
    Department of Tropical Medicine, 3rd Clinic of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Faculty Hospital Bulovka, 128 00, Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 93:8-16. 2004
  6. ncbi Trichobilharzia regenti n. sp. (Schistosomatidae, Bilharziellinae), a new nasal schistosome from Europe
    P Horak
    Department of Parasitology, Charles University, Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Parasite 5:349-57. 1998
  7. ncbi [Hydatic cysts--echinococcosis]
    J Svab
    I chirurgická klinika 1 LF UK a VFN, Praha
    Cas Lek Cesk 145:55-8. 2006
  8. ncbi Cercaria-schistosomulum surface transformation of Trichobilharzia szidati and its putative immunological impact
    P Horak
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague Czech Republic
    Parasitology 116:139-47. 1998
  9. ncbi Histopathology of CNS and nasal infections caused by Trichobilharzia regenti in vertebrates
    L Kolarova
    Department of Tropical Medicine, 3rd Clinic of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Charles University, Faculty Hospital Bulovka, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 87:644-50. 2001
  10. ncbi [Significance of schistosome lectins in the host allergic reaction evoked by penetration of cercaria]
    L Kolarova
    Oddĕlení tropické medicíny III kliniky infekcních a tropických nemocí LF UK a FN Bulovka, Praha
    Cas Lek Cesk 139:42-5. 2000

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi Cercarial dermatitis, a neglected allergic disease
    Libuse Kolarova
    Institute of Immunology and Microbiology, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague and General University Hospital in Prague, Studnickova 7, 128 00, Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Clin Rev Allergy Immunol 45:63-74. 2013
    ..This review covers basic information on detection of the infectious agents in the field and the clinical course of the disease, including other pathologies which may develop after infection by cercariae, and diagnosis of the disease. ..
  2. doi Trichobilharzia mergi sp. nov. (Trematoda: Digenea: Schistosomatidae), a visceral schistosome of Mergus serrator (L.) (Aves: Anatidae)
    Libuse Kolarova
    Institute of Immunology and Microbiology, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Int 62:300-8. 2013
    ..mergi is associated with Radix balthica L. (=Radix peregra Müller, 1774;=Radix ovata Draparnaud, 1805)...
  3. doi Methodical approaches in the identification of areas with a potential risk of infection by bird schistosomes causing cercarial dermatitis
    L Kolarova
    Institute of Immunology and Microbiology of the First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague and General Teaching Hospital, 128 00 Prague 2, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 84:327-35. 2010
    ..Therefore, based on personal experience and data available in the literature, we have summarized methodological approaches enabling the detection of bird schistosomes in various hosts and environments...
  4. doi Bird schistosome diversity in Iceland: molecular evidence
    J A Aldhoun
    Department of Parasitology, Charles University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 83:173-80. 2009
    ..High diversity of bird schistosomes in Iceland is probably linked with migratory flyways of birds, as several bird species from Iceland overwinter in western Europe as well as in North America...
  5. ncbi The severity of mouse pathologies caused by the bird schistosome Trichobilharzia regenti in relation to host immune status
    P Kourilová
    Department of Tropical Medicine, 3rd Clinic of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Faculty Hospital Bulovka, 128 00, Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 93:8-16. 2004
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  6. ncbi Trichobilharzia regenti n. sp. (Schistosomatidae, Bilharziellinae), a new nasal schistosome from Europe
    P Horak
    Department of Parasitology, Charles University, Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Parasite 5:349-57. 1998
    ..The adult occupy the nasal blood vessels where they lay the eggs; the miracidia hatch from the eggs directly in the tissue and leave the host during drinking/feeding of the infected birds...
  7. ncbi [Hydatic cysts--echinococcosis]
    J Svab
    I chirurgická klinika 1 LF UK a VFN, Praha
    Cas Lek Cesk 145:55-8. 2006
    ..The case diagnosis and treatment of hydatic cyst in the right and left lobe of the liver in a 28 year old pregnant woman is described in the article...
  8. ncbi Cercaria-schistosomulum surface transformation of Trichobilharzia szidati and its putative immunological impact
    P Horak
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Prague Czech Republic
    Parasitology 116:139-47. 1998
    ..The loss of surface targets as a part of parasite immune evasion within the host is discussed...
  9. ncbi Histopathology of CNS and nasal infections caused by Trichobilharzia regenti in vertebrates
    L Kolarova
    Department of Tropical Medicine, 3rd Clinic of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Charles University, Faculty Hospital Bulovka, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 87:644-50. 2001
    ..Histopathological changes may explain symptoms described previously for prepatent and patent phases of infections caused by T. regenti, i.e., neuromotor abnormalities in birds and mammals and hemorrhages/petechiae in birds, respectively...
  10. ncbi [Significance of schistosome lectins in the host allergic reaction evoked by penetration of cercaria]
    L Kolarova
    Oddĕlení tropické medicíny III kliniky infekcních a tropických nemocí LF UK a FN Bulovka, Praha
    Cas Lek Cesk 139:42-5. 2000
    ..Moreover, the gland content is considered to play a role in shedding of surface antigens and in changes of parasite tegumental architecture...
  11. ncbi Bird schistosomes: do they die in mammalian skin?
    P Horak
    Dept of Parasitology, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Vinicné 7, CZ 12844 Prague, Czech Republic
    Trends Parasitol 17:66-9. 2001
    ..Here, we review bird schistosomes as causative agents of cercarial dermatitis, underline adaptations of bird schistosomes to their life in vertebrate hosts, and discuss potential risks caused by the parasites migrating in humans...
  12. ncbi Survival of bird schistosomes in mammalian lungs
    P Horak
    Department of Parasitology, Charles University, Vinicna 7, 128 44, Prague, Czech Republic
    Int J Parasitol 30:65-8. 2000
    ..These results suggest that the parasite's failure in the murine host might be caused by some immunologically unrelated factors...
  13. ncbi Trichobilharzia regenti, a pathogen of the avian and mammalian central nervous systems
    P Horak
    Department of Parasitology, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
    Parasitology 119:577-81. 1999
    ..regenti in mouse CNS; in certain cases leg paralysis was also recorded. Therefore, the pathogenesis spectrum caused by bird schistosomes in birds/mammals needs to be reconsidered...
  14. ncbi Schistosome cercariae as the causative agent of swimmer's itch in Iceland
    L Kolarova
    Department of Tropical Medicine, Charles University, Faculty Hospital Bulovka, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Helminthol 73:215-20. 1999
    ..This is the first report of schistosomes in Iceland and also the most northern occurrence of these parasites in Europe...
  15. ncbi Variations in immunofluorescent antibody response against Trichobilharzia and Schistosoma antigens in compatible and incompatible hosts
    P Kourilová
    Department of Tropical Medicine, 3rd Clinic of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Charles University, Faculty Hospital Bulovka, Studnickova 7, 128 43 Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Parasitol Res 88:513-21. 2002
    ..Based on the presented data, our study supports the use of IFAT for the serological differentiation of schistosomiasis and cercarial dermatitis caused by bird schistosomes...
  16. ncbi Penetration of Trichobilharzia cercariae into mammals: dangerous or negligible event?
    P Horak
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Science, Charles University in Prague, Vinicna 7, 128 44 Prague 2, Czech Republic
    Parasite 15:299-303. 2008
    ..In this minireview, the adaptations and pathogenic effects of bird schistosomes in experimental mammals are discussed, and some ideas/hypotheses on risks to humans from exposure to bird schistosome cercariae are expressed...