Microsporidiosis

Known as: Microspora Infections, Infection, Microspora, Microsporidia Infection 
A fungal infection caused by Microsporidia. It occurs in immunocompromised patients, causing diarrhea and wasting.
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2010
Review
2010
Microsporidiosis is an emerging and opportunistic infection in AIDS patients, organ transplant recipients, children, travelers… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
Microsporidia have emerged as causes of infectious diseases in AIDS patients, organ transplant recipients, children, travelers… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Cryptosporidium spp. and Enterocytozoon bieneusi are enteric pathogens that have emerged as significant causes of persistent… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
Microsporidia are single-celled, obligate intracellular parasites that were recently reclassified from protozoa to fungi… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Intestinal microsporidiosis due to Enterocytozoon bieneusi is a cause of chronic diarrhea, malabsorption, and wasting… (More)
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Review
2001
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2001
Microsporidia are considered opportunistic pathogens in humans because they are most likely to cause diseases if the immune… (More)
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2000
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2000
Gastrointestinal microsporidiosis is a major cause of diarrhea and wasting in persons with acquired immune deficiency syndrome… (More)
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1998
Review
1998
Microsporidia are ubiquitous in nature. Several clinical syndromes have been associated with microsporidiosis, especially in HIV… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Enterocytozoon bieneusi and Cryptosporidium parvum cause chronic antimicrobial-resistant gastrointestinal infections… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
Microsporidia are obligate intracellular spore-forming protozoal parasites belonging to the phylum Microspora. Their host range… (More)
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