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Research & Reviews  100 results

Anncaliia algerae Microsporidiosis Diagnosed by Metagenomic Next-Generation Sequencing,...
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2807.212315
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Liu C, Chen Q et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2022 - We report a case of Anncaliia algerae microsporidia infection in an immunosuppressed kidney transplant recipient in China. Light microscopy and transmission electron microscopy initially failed to identify A. algerae, which eventually was detected...

Interest of Nitazoxanide Treatment of Enterocytozoon Bieneusi Intestinal Microsporidiosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05417815

Jun 14th, 2022 - Microsporidia are pathogenic fungi mainly responsible for profuse watery diarrhea, requiring management in immunocompromised patients. The main immunocompromised population affected by these infections consists of solid organ transplant recipients...

Molecular diagnosis of intestinal microsporidia infection in HIV/AIDS-patients in Zahed...
https://doi.org/10.17420/ap6801.412
Annals of Parasitology; Khabisi SA, Najafi AN et. al.

May 3rd, 2022 - Microsporidia belong to the intracellular spore-like pathogen, that can cause infection in invertebrates and vertebrates, including humans. Encephalitozoon spp. and Enterocytozoon bieneusi, are important causes of chronic diarrhea, especially in p...

Encephalitozoon cuniculi and Extraintestinal Microsporidiosis in Bird Owners.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8888231
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Kicia M, Zajączkowska Ż et. al.

Feb 25th, 2022 - We identified Encephalitozoon cuniculi genotype II parasites as a cause of extraintestinal microsporidiosis in 2 owners of birds also infected with E. cuniculi. Patients experienced long-lasting nonspecific symptoms; the disease course was more pr...

A case of stromal microsporidiosis: medical strategies employed for successful resolution.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8845186
BMJ Case Reports; Raghavan A, Raja DR et. al.

Feb 16th, 2022 - We describe the diagnosis and successful management of a case of stromal microsporidiosis, an important emerging ocular disease. Stromal microsporidiosis is recalcitrant and very often requires therapeutic keratoplasty for effective eradication. W...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Interest of Nitazoxanide Treatment of Enterocytozoon Bieneusi Intestinal Microsporidiosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05417815

Jun 14th, 2022 - Microsporidia are pathogenic fungi mainly responsible for profuse watery diarrhea, requiring management in immunocompromised patients. The main immunocompromised population affected by these infections consists of solid organ transplant recipients...

A Study of Nitazoxanide in Patients With AIDS and Diarrhea Caused by Cryptosporidium
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00001081

Nov 1st, 2021 - There is no proven therapy for cryptosporidiosis in persons with AIDS. Nitazoxanide appears to be a good candidate drug for further evaluation because of its effectiveness in preclinical models, the data from early clinical trials and its safety p...

A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Albendazole in HIV-Positive Patients With Intestinal Microsporidiosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00002191

Jun 24th, 2005 - In the double-blind portion of study, patients receive albendazole or placebo for 28 days; in the open-label portion of study, patients receive albendazole for 62 days.

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