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Encephalitozoonosis

MedGen UID:
39043
Concept ID:
C0085412
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Encephalitozoonoses
SNOMED CT: Infection by Encephalitozoon (12825006); Encephalitozoonosis (12825006); Infection caused by Encephalitozoon (12825006)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0005743

Definition

Infection with fungi of the genus encephalitozoon. Lesions commonly occur in the brain and kidney tubules. Other sites of infection in mammals are the liver; adrenal glands; optic nerves; retina; and myocardium. [from MONDO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVEncephalitozoonosis

Professional guidelines

PubMed

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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Santaniello A, Cimmino I, Dipineto L, Agognon AL, Beguinot F, Formisano P, Fioretti A, Menna LF, Oriente F
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Diagnosis

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Conteas CN, Didier ES, Berlin OG
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Therapy

Figuerêdo Moreira I, Marcelino Alvares-Saraiva A, Cristina Pérez E, Guilherme Xavier J, Denelle Spadacci-Morena D, Silva de Araújo R, Ricardo Dell'Armelina Rocha P, Anete Lallo M
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Med Mycol 2020 Aug 1;58(6):810-819. doi: 10.1093/mmy/myz126. PMID: 31868212
Hocevar SN, Paddock CD, Spak CW, Rosenblatt R, Diaz-Luna H, Castillo I, Luna S, Friedman GC, Antony S, Stoddard RA, Tiller RV, Peterson T, Blau DM, Sriram RR, da Silva A, de Almeida M, Benedict T, Goldsmith CS, Zaki SR, Visvesvara GS, Kuehnert MJ; Microsporidia Transplant Transmission Investigation Team
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Leder K, Ryan N, Spelman D, Crowe SM
Scand J Infect Dis 1998;30(4):331-8. doi: 10.1080/00365549850160594. PMID: 9817510

Prognosis

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Emerg Infect Dis 2022 Mar;28(3):705-708. doi: 10.3201/eid2803.211556. PMID: 35202528Free PMC Article
Ghoshal U, Khanduja S, Pant P, Ghoshal UC
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Clinical prediction guides

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Immunobiology 2022 May;227(3):152194. Epub 2022 Mar 6 doi: 10.1016/j.imbio.2022.152194. PMID: 35278762
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