Diarrhea due to Cyclospora-like organism in an immunocompetent patient

Mairelina Marín-Leonett, Lourdes Figuera, Anaibeth Nessi, Carmen Guzmán, Patricia Torres, Linda Genzlinger, Geraldine Saavedra, Ynés R. Ortega
2007 Journal of Infection in Developing Countries  
Cyclospora cayetanensis infection continues to be a major cause of diarrhea particularly in immunosuppressed patients. The emergence of new related parasite pathogens, is an issue of public health concern. We report here a case where a Cyclosporalike organism was the cause of diarrhea in an immunocompetent patient from Venezuela.
doi:10.3855/jidc.377 fatcat:x52do6xezrbzlpxmrjt3tmk74q