Cryptosporidiosis among children suffering from diarrhea in Benha, Egypt.

@article{Khashba1989CryptosporidiosisAC,
  title={Cryptosporidiosis among children suffering from diarrhea in Benha, Egypt.},
  author={A Khashba and Mosaad A. Hilali and S el-Hennawi and Mona K. Marei},
  journal={Journal of the Egyptian Society of Parasitology},
  year={1989},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={701-5}
}
213 infant and child attending Pediatric clinic of Benha University Hospital suffering from diarrhea; were studied for the presence of cryptosporidial infection. Modified Ziehl Neelsen method was used for staining of smears and for confirmation of positive cases safranin-methylene blue method was also used Cryptosporidial oocysts were seen in the faeces of seven patients (3.2%). The results were discussed. 

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