Isolated Gastric Cryptosporidiosis in an Immunocompetent Patient

Cryptosporidium parvum is known to cause numerous gastrointestinal (GI) problems in immunocompromised patients. Classically, the ileal mucosa is the focus for colonization, although it can also infect the large bowel, stomach, and biliary tract [1]. There have been few reports of isolated gastric Cryptosporidium infestation in HIV-positive individuals… CONTINUE READING