Enterocytozoon

Enterocytozoon

(en'tĕr-ō-sī'tō-zō'on),
A genus in the protozoan phylum Microspora, all of which are obligate intracellular spore-forming parasites.

Enterocytozoon

(en?ter-o-si?to-zo'on)
A genus of protozoa of the order Microsporidia. E. bieneusiis a cause of chronic diarrhea in AIDS patients.
See: microsporidiosis
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Detection of concurrent infection of dairy cattle with Blastocystis, Cryptosporidium, Giardia and Enterocytozoon by molecular and microscopic methods.
Detection of concurrent infection of dairy cattle with Blastocystis, Cryptosporidium, Giardia, and Enterocytozoon by molecular and microscopic methods.
Fourteen species are associated with human diseases, including Enterocytozoon bieneusi and Encephalitozoon intestinalis.
Enterocytozoon bieneusi y Encephalitozoon intestinalis son las especies de Microsporidios que con mayor frecuencia causan infeccion intestinal en el humano, la cual se manifiesta con diarrea acuosa, mala absorcion, dolor abdominal, perdida de peso y nauseas (8).
Prevalence of Encephalitozoon intestinalis and Enterocytozoon bieneusi in HIV positive patients to Maracaibo, Venezuela.
PRESENCE OF ENTEROCYTOZOON BIENEUSI IN BACKYARD PIGS IN TUMBES, PERU
Enterocytozoon bieneusi among children with diarrhea attending Mulago Hospital in Uganda.
Microsporidial GI infections in HIV are most often caused by Enterocytozoon bieneusi and Encephalitozoon (Septata) intestinalis.
Cryptosporidium, Enterocytozoon, and Cyclospora infections in pediatric and adult patients with diarrhea in Tanzania.
Las especies que afectan a los humanos son: Nosema, Vittaforma, Brachiola, Pleistophora, Encephalitozoon, Enterocytozoon, Septata y Trachipleistophora.
Essa diversidade na afinidade aos corantes tambem tem sido descrita para a coloracao de Gram-enquanto que Encephalitozoon e fortemente positivo ao Gram, Enterocytozoon pode ser Gram-positivo ou negativo, exigindo maior atencao de quem esta realizando o exame para a sua identificacao (SCHWARTZ et al.