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Introduction: Cryptosporidium

Description of Cryptosporidium

Cryptosporidium (medical condition): Contagious parasitic digestive infection...more »

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  »Introduction: Cryptosporiosis
  »Symptoms of Cryptosporiosis
  »Tests for Cryptosporiosis
  »Treatments for Cryptosporiosis

Cryptosporidium: genus of coccidian parasites of the family Cryptosporidiidae, found in the intestinal epithelium of many vertebrates including humans.
Source: CRISP

Cryptosporidium: A genus of coccidian parasites of the family $CRYPTOSPORIDIIDAE$, found in the intestinal epithelium of many vertebrates including humans.
Source: MeSH 2007

Cryptosporidium: Related Topics

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Cryptosporidium as a Disease

Cryptosporidium: Another name for Cryptosporiosis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Cryptosporiosis
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Cryptosporidium: Related Diseases

Cryptosporidium: Cryptosporidium is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Cryptosporidium (Cryptosporiosis)

Some of the symptoms of Cryptosporidium incude:

Treatments for Cryptosporidium (Cryptosporiosis)

Treatments for Cryptosporidium (Cryptosporiosis) include:

Treatment of Cryptosporidium: For more treatment information about Cryptosporidium, see treatment of Cryptosporiosis (Cryptosporidium)

Cryptosporidium: Article Excerpts about Cryptosporiosis

Cryptosporidiosis (krip-toe-spo-rid-e-o-sis), is a diarrheal disease caused by a microscopic parasite, Cryptosporidium... (Source: excerpt from Preventing Cryptosporidiosis: A Guide for People with Compromised Immune Systems: DPD)

Cryptosporidium: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Cryptosporidium:

Terms associated with Cryptosporidium:

More specific terms for Cryptosporidium:

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Cryptosporidium

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Cryptosporidium

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