Occurrence and genotypic characteristics of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in pigs with diarrhea

@article{Jeong2007OccurrenceAG,
  title={Occurrence and genotypic characteristics of Enterocytozoon bieneusi in pigs with diarrhea},
  author={Du-Kyung Jeong and Ga-Yeon Won and Bae-Keun Park and Jin Hur and Ju-Yeon You and Su-Jin Kang and In-Gyeong Oh and Y Lee and Barry D. Stein and John Hwa Lee},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
  year={2007},
  volume={102},
  pages={123-128}
}
There is limited information available on the association between Enterocytozoon bieneusi and diseases in animals or on the characteristics of the strains involved. This study examined the occurrence of E. bieneusi in piglets with and without diarrhea to determine its involvement. Among 472 fecal samples from 472 piglets (237 with diarrhea and 235 without) up to 7 weeks of age, 67 (approximately 14%) were polymerase chain reaction (PCR) positive for E. bieneusi. Of the 237 piglets with diarrhea… CONTINUE READING
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