blastocystosis


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blastocystosis

(blăs″tō-sĭs-tō′sĭs)
Intestinal infection with Blastocystis hominis.
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Intestinal parasitosis is a serious public health problem in developing countries, and blastocystosis is an emerging parasitosis.
se conocen como Blastocystosis o enfermedad de Zierdt-Garavelli, en honor a dos de los investigadores que mas han estudiado este parasito (9, 10).
The infection due to Blastocystis hominis is known as blastocystosis and its prevalence has been reported to be 1.
7% prevalence of blastocystosis has been reported, but data concerning the ST distribution of the parasite are not available (14).
Prevalencia de blastocystosis y otras parasitosis intestinales en una comunidad rural del estado Anzoategui, Venezuela.
In addition, repetition of parasitological tests is necessary to establish the etiology of the diarrheal crisis, or to detect possible asymptomatic hosts, especially in hemodialysis patients, since the drugs used to treat protozoosis are not always effective against blastocystosis and cryptosporidiosis.
La infeccion ocasionada o blastocystosis es cosmopolita (3) y de prevalencia creciente en paises sub-desarrollados con cifras superiores a 50% (3-5).