Giardiasis in Africa

  • CDC- giardiasis
    Links to factsheet, professional information and information for travelers.
  • Tropical Medicine Central Resource- Chapter 9, Giardiasis
    This site links to chapter 9 of a 1700 page, 2 volume textbook "The Imaging of Tropical Diseases, with Epidemiological, Pathological and Clinical Corrilation". This richly-illustrated online textbook chapter provides clear and extensive information on giardiasis for various tropical populations.
  • The Merck Manual- Giardiasis
    Provides basic information about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
  • AFRO-Nets- Discussion List- enteric pathogens
    Information on how to subscribe to [afro-nets] Open learning on enteric pathogens discussion list.
  • eMedicine- Giardiasis (article)
    This article by Andre Pennardt, MD FACEP, Director of Emergency Medical Services, Department of Emergency Medicine, Womack Army Medical Center, provides clinical information about giardiasis pathology and treatment.
  • Giardia muris trophozoite (SEM picture)
    SEM photograph provided by Erlandsen and Meyer.