Darawan Wanachiwanawin

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Affiliation: Mahidol University
Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Determination of fecal occult blood in primary schoolchildren infected with Trichuris trichiura
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine at Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:1110-3. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Ganoderma lucidum: a cause of pseudoparasitosis
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:1099-102. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of contact lens solutions against Thai clinical isolates of Acanthamoeba
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40:886-92. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Intestinal microsporidiosis in HIV-infected children with diarrhea
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 33:241-5. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Visceral leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania infantum in Thailand
    Pasri Maharom
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Somdejprapinklao Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 39:988-90. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Seasonal levels of the major American cockroach allergen per a 9 (arginine kinase) in Bangkok and their relevance for disease severity
    Anchalee Tungtrongchitr
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Thailand
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 27:1-7. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of Acanthamoeba keratitis in contact lens wearers and non-wearers
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:549-56. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Sensitive detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii DNA in gastric wash using nested polymerase chain reaction
    Suvit Limawongpranee
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 38:892-6. 2007
  9. pmc Efficacy and safety of single and double doses of ivermectin versus 7-day high dose albendazole for chronic strongyloidiasis
    Yupin Suputtamongkol
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1044. 2011

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Determination of fecal occult blood in primary schoolchildren infected with Trichuris trichiura
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine at Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:1110-3. 2005
    ..5, and 9.1% (p=0.19), and 0, 2.4, and 36.4%, (p<0.0001) respectively. This study suggests that T. trichiura infection with an intensity of 500 epg or greater may be associated with intestinal bleeding...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ganoderma lucidum: a cause of pseudoparasitosis
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 37:1099-102. 2006
    ..Many artifacts in the stool may be confused with parasites. Differentiation of parasites from artifacts depends on characterization of the size, shape, structure, and reactivity with common stains...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of contact lens solutions against Thai clinical isolates of Acanthamoeba
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 40:886-92. 2009
    ..castellanii (3.02-log reduction) by 24 hours. Opti-free Aldox showed the greatest cysticidal activity against A. polyphaga (0.32-log reduction) by 6 hours, and gave the greatest reduction in A. mauritaniensis by 8, 10, and 24 hours...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intestinal microsporidiosis in HIV-infected children with diarrhea
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 33:241-5. 2002
    ..Malnutrition was commoner in the HIV-infected group (79.2% vs 23.1%; p = 0.003). This study indicates that intestinal microsporidiosis is an important disease in both HIV-infected and uninfected Thai children with diarrhea...
  5. ncbi request reprint Visceral leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania infantum in Thailand
    Pasri Maharom
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Somdejprapinklao Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 39:988-90. 2008
    ..Thailand is considered as a non-endemic area for leishmaniasis. We report the first case of visceral leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania infantum in a Thai man living in Bangkok...
  6. ncbi request reprint Seasonal levels of the major American cockroach allergen per a 9 (arginine kinase) in Bangkok and their relevance for disease severity
    Anchalee Tungtrongchitr
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Thailand
    Asian Pac J Allergy Immunol 27:1-7. 2009
    ..e. the majority of the CR allergic patients had their most severe clinical manifestations during winter. Moreover, the CR allergen levels were found to be higher in wood based-houses than in concrete houses...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of Acanthamoeba keratitis in contact lens wearers and non-wearers
    Darawan Wanachiwanawin
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:549-56. 2012
    ..Physicians should be aware of Acanthamoeba infection as a cause of keratitis in any patient, not just contact lens wearers. Long periods of follow-up are recommended to observe for recurrent episodes and proper management of AK patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Sensitive detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii DNA in gastric wash using nested polymerase chain reaction
    Suvit Limawongpranee
    Department of Parasitology, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 38:892-6. 2007
    ..Moderate agreement (kappa = 0.5) was found between test results of IFA and single-step PCR, but no agreement was found between the results of IFA and nested PCR (kappa = 0.1)...
  9. pmc Efficacy and safety of single and double doses of ivermectin versus 7-day high dose albendazole for chronic strongyloidiasis
    Yupin Suputtamongkol
    Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1044. 2011
    ..Ivermectin and albendazole are effective against strongyloidiasis. However, the efficacy and the most effective dosing regimen are to be determined...