Isosporiasis

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Isosporiasis

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The terms "Isosporiasis" returned 8 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Isosporiasis in a tertiary care center of North India.
 

Author(s): Neha Gautam, Sumeeta Khurana, Aman Sharma, Rakesh Sehgal

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;57(2):272-4.

 

Cystoisospora (Isospora) belli is a coccidian, protozoan parasite that resides in the gastrointestinal tract of humans. It is mainly reported from HIV-positive individuals. However, a few cases have been reported in other immunosuppressed individuals including renal transplant patients, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Cryptosporidiosis and Isosporiasis among HIV-positive individuals in south Ethiopia: a cross sectional study.
 

Author(s): Mekonnen Girma, Wondu Teshome, Beyene Petros, Tekola Endeshaw

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Cryptosporidium spp and I. belli are intestinal opportunistic infections associated with HIV/AIDS. A decline in the incidence of these opportunistic infections due to HAART was reported. We aim to investigate these parasites among HAART naïve and experienced HIV patients in south Ethiopia.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Isosporiasis in an elderly patient with chronic diseases: case report].
 

Author(s): Nevzat Ünal, Akif Koray Güney, Kemal Bilgin, Yücel Yavuz, Murat Hökelek, Murat Günaydın

Journal: Turkiye Parazitol Derg. 2013 ;37(3):222-4.

 

Isospora belli is a coccidian protozoon that can cause serious diarrhea especially in immunocompromised patients. The laboratory diagnosis depends primarily on the identification of oocysts in stool specimens by direct microscopic examination with iodine or special stains. This case ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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