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Cryptosporidiosis

MedGen UID:
41362
Concept ID:
C0010418
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Cryptosporidioses; Cryptosporidium Infection; Cryptosporidium Infections; Infection, Cryptosporidium
SNOMED CT: Cryptosporidium infection (58777003); Infection caused by Cryptosporidium (58777003); Cryptosporidiasis (240370009); Cryptosporidiosis (240370009); Infection by Cryptosporidium (58777003)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0015474
Orphanet: ORPHA1549

Definition

An infection that is caused by Cryptosporidium parvum or hominis, which is acquired by inhalation or ingestion of infectious spores, and which typically manifests as acute enteritis. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVCryptosporidiosis
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Professional guidelines

PubMed

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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

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Diagnosis

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Desai AN
JAMA 2020 Jan 21;323(3):288. doi: 10.1001/jama.2019.18691. PMID: 31961421
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Therapy

Pyzocha N, Cuda A
Am Fam Physician 2023 Nov;108(5):487-493. PMID: 37983700
Vinayak S
Curr Opin Microbiol 2020 Dec;58:146-152. Epub 2020 Nov 5 doi: 10.1016/j.mib.2020.09.010. PMID: 33161368Free PMC Article
La Hoz RM, Morris MI; AST Infectious Diseases Community of Practice
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Prognosis

Zhang CX, Love MS, McNamara CW, Chi V, Woods AK, Joseph S, Schaefer DA, Betzer DP, Riggs MW, Iroh Tam PY, Van Voorhis WC, Arnold SLM
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Clinical prediction guides

Yang X, Guo Y, Xiao L, Feng Y
Clin Microbiol Rev 2021 Mar 17;34(2) Epub 2021 Feb 24 doi: 10.1128/CMR.00087-19. PMID: 33627442Free PMC Article
Ikiroma IA, Pollock KG
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Recent systematic reviews

Banday AZ, Nisar R, Patra PK, Kaur A, Sadanand R, Chaudhry C, Bukhari STA, Banday SZ, Bhattarai D, Notarangelo LD
J Clin Immunol 2023 Dec 22;44(1):17. doi: 10.1007/s10875-023-01633-1. PMID: 38129705
Jann HW, Cabral-Castro MJ, Costa JVB, Alencar ACMB, Peralta JM, Peralta RHS
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Ahmadpour E, Safarpour H, Xiao L, Zarean M, Hatam-Nahavandi K, Barac A, Picot S, Rahimi MT, Rubino S, Mahami-Oskouei M, Spotin A, Nami S, Baghi HB
Parasite 2020;27:27. Epub 2020 Apr 30 doi: 10.1051/parasite/2020025. PMID: 32351207Free PMC Article
Kalantari N, Gorgani-Firouzjaee T, Ghaffari S, Bayani M, Ghaffari T, Chehrazi M
Parasitol Int 2020 Feb;74:101979. Epub 2019 Aug 28 doi: 10.1016/j.parint.2019.101979. PMID: 31472267
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Parasitol Res 2017 Apr;116(4):1111-1128. Epub 2017 Jan 21 doi: 10.1007/s00436-017-5376-3. PMID: 28110441

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