Prevalence of Cyclospora cayetanensis among symptomatic and asymptomatic immune-competent children less than five years of age in Alexandria, Egypt

@inproceedings{Massoud2012PrevalenceOC,
  title={Prevalence of Cyclospora cayetanensis among symptomatic and asymptomatic immune-competent children less than five years of age in Alexandria, Egypt},
  author={Naguib M. Massoud and Doaa El Said Said and Ahmed R. El-Salamouny},
  year={2012}
}
Abstract Background The objective of the present work is to determine the prevalence of Cyclospora cayetanensi s in symptomatic and asymptomatic immune-competent children less than five years in Alexandria, Egypt. Subjects and methods This study was conducted on two groups: Group I: 100 children suffering from acute diarrhea for less than 14 days. Group II: 100 apparently healthy children without diarrhea. All patients were subjected to history taking, physical examination and stool examination… CONTINUE READING
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