Septata intestinalis

Septata intestinalis

Encephalitozoon intestinalis Infectious disease A microsporidium, seen in macrophages, fibroblasts, endothelial cells in the lamina propria of the large intestine in AIDS Pts, associated with chronic diarrhea and systemic disease. See Microsporidium.
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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.
Detection of Septata intestinalis in stool specimens and coprodiagnostic monitoring of successful treatment with albendazole.