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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Conditions associated with mucosal remodelling Infections Autoimmune associations * HIV * MVID * Tb * Autoimmune enteropathy * Whipple's disease * Collagenous enteropathy * Bacterial overgrowth * IDDM * Immunodeficiencies * Cerebellar ataxia * Helicobacter pylori * Dermatitis herpetiformis * Postinfectious diarrhoea * Sarcoidosis Antigen-based Miscellaneous * Tropical Sprue * Malnutrition * GVHD * ZES enteropathy * Parasitic * Lymphoma * Giardiasis * Intestinal lymphangiectasia * Cryptosporidiosis * Eosinophilic enteritis * Enterocytozoon bieneusi * Crohn's disease * Collagenous enterocolitis Drug-induced Food antigens * Vinca * Gluten * Olmesartan * Milk * Neomycin * Egg * Cytotoxic drugs * Soya * Azothiopyrin * Fish * Colchicine * Ipilimumab Table 2.
Prevalence and genetic characterization of Cryptosporidium, Enterocytozoon, Giardia and Cyclospora in diarrheal outpatients in China.
In 2009, Tourtip and co-authors identified for the first time Enterocytozoon hepatopenaei (EHP) as a new microsporidian using PCR based on the 18ssu rRNA of EHP12.
Bazi Mikrosporidya turleri ise diger bagirsak patojenleridir (Septata intestinalis ve Enterocytozoon bieneusi vb).
Xiao, "Occurrence, source, and human infection potential of Cryptosporidium and Enterocytozoon bieneusi in drinking source water in Shanghai, China, during a pig carcass disposal incident," Environmental Science and Technology, vol.
Wangetal., "First report of zoonotic Cryptosporidium spp., Giardia intestinalis and Enterocytozoon bieneusi in golden takins (Budorcas taxicolor bedfordi)," Infection, Genetics and Evolution, vol.
Detection of concurrent infection of dairy cattle with Blastocystis, Cryptosporidium, Giardia and Enterocytozoon by molecular and microscopic methods.
Encephalitozoon intestinalis were supplied as purified suspensions in phosphate-buffered (PBS) solution (1 x [10.sup.6] spores; Didier isolate; P103I) and Enterocytozoon bieneusi spores were supplied as unpurified suspensions (Waterborne Inc; New Orleans, LA).