Clonorchis sinensis


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Clo·nor·chis si·nen·sis

(klō-nōr'kis sī-nen'sis),
The Asiatic liver fluke, a species of trematodes (family Opisthorchiidae) that in the Far East infects the bile passages of humans and other fish-eating animals; cyprinoid fish serve as chief second intermediate hosts, and various operculate snails serve as the first intermediate hosts.

Clo·nor·chis si·nen·sis

(klō-nōr'kis sī-nen'sis)
The Chinese liver fluke, a species of trematodes that in East Asia infects the bile passages; fish serve as second intermediate hosts and snails as first intermediate hosts.

Clonorchis sinensis

(klō-nor′kĭs sī-nĕn′sĭs)
The Chinese liver fluke, an important cause of biliary disease, esp. in Asia.

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Haemoptysis and transitory lung-infiltrations associated with Clonorchis sinensis .
Indeed, both species of liver flukes that most commonly infect humans (Opisthorchis viverrini and Clonorchis sinensis) have been declared Group 1 carcinogens by the World Health Organization and the International Agency for Research on Cancer [14, 15].
CCA risk factors include, but are not limited to, primary sclerosing cholangitis, choledocholithiasis, long-standing ulcerative colitis, infestation with Clonorchis sinensis, Caroli's disease, and congenital hepatic fibrosis [2, 3, 8].
As one kind of liver fluke, Clonorchis sinensis (C.
Helminthic infestation occurs most commonly with Ascaris lumbricoides, Clonorchis sinensis, Opisthorchis felineus, and Fasciola hepatica [2].
Las posibles causas para desarrollar cancer en humanos son multifactoriales, entre los que destacan: los habitos alimenticios, posicion socio-economica, estilo de vida, agentes fisicos (radiacion), compuestos quimicos (naturales y sinteticos) y agentes biologicos tales como, Helicobacter pylori, virus Epstein Barr, virus I y II linfotropicos T humanos, virus del papiloma humano y virus de la hepatitis B, parasitos tales como Schistosoma haemotobium, Clonorchis sinensis y Opisthorchis vivarium entre otros, ademas de factores endogenos que incluyen dano del sistema inmune e inflamacion (colitis ulcerativa, pancreatitis, etcetera), predisposicion genetica, edad, balance endocrino y condiciones fisiologicas.
Risk factors of cholangiocarcinogenesis, after Ghouri et al [2] Primary sclerosing cholangitis Hepatolithiasis Liver flukes--Opistorchis vierrini and Clonorchis sinensis Caroli's disease Congenital hepatic fibrosis Viral hepatitis B and C infection Liver cirrhosis Obesity and diabetes Chemical compounds--dioxin, thorotrast Choledocal cysts
Moreover, inflammation of the biliary epithelium as a result of parasitic infections, mostly by flukes--such as Clonorchis sinensis and Platynosomum fastosum --has been associated with biliary carcinoma and cholangiocarcinoma in dogs and cats, respectively (ANDRADE et al., 2012, CULLEN & POPP, 2002).
Clonorchiasis, another parasitic disease of humans, is caused by ingestion of raw freshwater fish harboring infective Clonorchis sinensis metacercariae (3,4).
revolutum, Clonorchis sinensis, and Opisthorchis viverrini [26-28].
Dentre estas especies destacam-se: Clonorchis sinensis e Opisthorchis viverrini, endemicos da Asia, Opisthorchis felineus da Europa Oriental e Metorchis conjunctus da America do Norte (2).