cryptosporidiosis


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Related to cryptosporidiosis: giardiasis, toxoplasmosis

cryp·to·spo·rid·i·o·sis

 (krĭp′tō-spə-rĭd′ē-ō′sĭs)
n.
An intestinal parasitic infection of some vertebrates caused by protozoa of the genus Cryptosporidium, characterized in some humans by chronic diarrhea.
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cryptosporidiosis

n criptosporidiosis f
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The money will be spent in areas including investigations into the genetics of Porcine Respiratory Syndrome virus (PRRS), resistance to cryptosporidiosis in cattle and inflammatory processes in ovine footrot.
Cryptosporidiosis (crypto) is an illness caused by a parasite.
Abstract: Histopathologic analysis performed on tissue samples from 34 captive psittacine birds over a 14-year period demonstrated gastrointestinal cryptosporidiosis.
30pm, will focus on cryptosporidiosis and calf scour, conditions that affect the gut of young calves.
In 2013 there were 36 cases of cryptosporidiosis and eight cases of E.
Anyone can get cryptosporidiosis but it is most common in children aged between 1 and 5 years old.
Cryptosporidiosis is transmitted mainly by the fecal-oral route, usually through oocyst-contaminated water or food or by direct contact with an infected person or animal (2).
Cryptosporidiosis outbreaks have been increasingly associated with exposure to recreational water sources, such as splash parks and swimming pools (Causer et al.
One student at Bishop of Llandaff High School has been confirmed with cryptosporidiosis and another four are under investigation.
Various members of the family of protists are responsible for a number of important diseases, with malaria and cryptosporidiosis being probably the best known to non-specialists.
Since then, cryptosporidiosis has become recognized as a highly prevalent opportunistic pathogen for immunocompromised humans.