Trachipleistophora hominis

Trachipleistophora hominis

Infectious disease A microsporidium that most commonly infects immunocompromised hosts–eg, with AIDS. See Microsporidiasis.
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Myositis associated with a newly described microsporidian, Trachipleistophora hominis, in a patient with AIDS.
Trachipleistophora hominis infection in the myocardium and skeletal muscle of a patient with AIDS.