Significance of Nitric Oxide Level in Giardiasis.

@article{Zarebavani2017SignificanceON,
  title={Significance of Nitric Oxide Level in Giardiasis.},
  author={M. Zarebavani and D. Dargahi and N. Einollahi and N. Dashti and F. Safari and M. Rezaeian},
  journal={Clinical laboratory},
  year={2017},
  volume={63 1},
  pages={
          47-52
        }
}
BACKGROUND Giardiasis is one of the most prevalent intestinal protozoa infections in humans. Nowadays, nitric oxide (NO) is known to be involved in the immune system against Giardia intestinalis. Therefore, the aim of the present study was to evaluate the level of NO in individuals with giardiasis in comparison to normal subjects. METHODS This descriptive study was conducted among 49 Giadia positive and 39 age and gender matched healthy volunteers. Examination of stool samples was done by wet… Expand
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