Parasite is a word of Greek origin and is translated as "Freeloader", which is quite accurate. Settling in the human body, the parasites eat at his expense, eating not only the nutrients that come from food, but and tissue of internal organs, causing them to Flex and reducing the efficiency of their work.

To protect themselves from parasites, unfortunately, not always possible, but to prevent their growth and reproduction for most people, because it is enough just to be tested regularly for their presence. Assays provide a path to a healthy life.

What symptoms indicate the presence of parasites in the body

Most parasites develop in the human body without symptoms, without betraying their presence. In most cases, their activity leads to the emergence of symptoms of various diseases, does not indicate the presence of "freeloaders" that is set to the wrong diagnosis, the wrong treatment is that only exacerbates the situation.

Symptoms of parasitic diseases can be regular pains in muscles and joints that occur for no apparent reason, disturbances in the gastrointestinal tract, fluctuation in body weight, nervousness, constant feeling of fatigue, insomnia. Very often there are problems with the skin, have allergic reactions rashes, reduced immunity. One sign is teeth grinding at night, which few people emphasizes.

What tests are performed to detect parasites

There are many types of parasites that can thrive in the human body, and their detection has developed several methods. Some of the parasites detected in the stool analysis, and some sampling of the so-called scrapings with the anus, and some are revealed only in the study of venous blood.

Feces for detecting parasites should be taken for 5 days, it is very important to follow the recommendations for food, which necessarily gives the doctor-parasitologist, or infectious disease physician. Collect material from the anus is done once.

Blood tests to identify the parasites carried out a variety of techniques, depending on the symptoms that the patient. Often carried out serology serum for the detection of antibodies, the so-called PCR-diagnosis or microbiological analysis to identify single - and multicellular organisms of malware.

According to the research results, depending on which parasites were detected, treatment of the patient, which is necessarily performed again after 3-6 months.