Review Article Blastocystosis

  • Israa Mohammad Abd AL-Khaliq
Keywords: B Microbiology Department, Al-kindy college of medicine, Baghdad University

Abstract

Blastocystosis is symptomatic infection caused by the protozoal parasite Blastocystis , which resides in the intestinal tract of its hosts and it is one of the most common parasites reported in humans. It’s prevalence ranges between (30 - 50%) of the population in developing countries. This genus has a worldwide distribution and often the most commonly reported human intestinal protozoan in children and adults, even infect infants

Published
2019-09-05
How to Cite
Abd AL-Khaliq, I. (2019). Review Article Blastocystosis. AL-Kindy College Medical Journal, 15(1), 1-5. https://doi.org/10.47723/kcmj.v15i1.63