Diarrhea due to Cyclospora-like organism in an immunocompetent patient
Keywords:Cyclospora cayetanensis, diarrhea, epidemiology, immunocompetent patients
AbstractCyclospora cayetanensis infection continues to be a major cause of diarrhea particularly in immunosuppressed patients. The emergence of new related parasite pathogens, is an issue of public health concern. We report here a case where a Cyclosporalike organism was the cause of diarrhea in an immunocompetent patient from Venezuela.
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Marín-Leonett M, Figuera L, Nessi A, Guzmán C, Torres P, Genzlinger L, Saavedra G, Ortega YR (2007) Diarrhea due to Cyclospora-like organism in an immunocompetent patient. J Infect Dev Ctries 1:345–347. doi: 10.3855/jidc.377
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