Septata

Septata

(sep-tă'tă),
A member of the protozoan phylum Microspora found in the intestine of an immunocompromised individual. The species described is Septata intestinalis. This organism has been reclassified as Encephalitozoon intestinale.
See also: Encephalitozoon intestinale.
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Bazi Mikrosporidya turleri ise diger bagirsak patojenleridir (Septata intestinalis ve Enterocytozoon bieneusi vb).
Disseminated microsporidiosis due to Septata intestinalis in patients with AIDS: clinical features and response to albendazole therapy.
Albendazole as a treatment for intestinal and disseminated microsporidiosis due to Septata intestinalis in AIDS patients: a report of four patients.
Microsporidial GI infections in HIV are most often caused by Enterocytozoon bieneusi and Encephalitozoon (Septata) intestinalis.
Las especies que afectan a los humanos son: Nosema, Vittaforma, Brachiola, Pleistophora, Encephalitozoon, Enterocytozoon, Septata y Trachipleistophora.
Prevalence of microsporidiosis due to Enterocytozoon bieneusi and Encephalitozoon (Septata) intestinalis among patients with AIDS-related diarrhea: determination by polymerase chain reaction to the microsporidian small-subunit rRNA gene.
Septata intestinalis, N.G.,N.SP, an intestinal microsporidian associated with chronic diarrhea and dissemination in AIDS patients.
Other microsporidial species (Encephalitozoon sp, Septata sp, and Nosema sp) are much more likely to disseminate than E bieneusi.