Reagents, Serology, Parasite, Cryptosporidium Species
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect antibody titers or antigens of species of Cryptosporidium, a genus of parasites of the human intestines. Cryptosporidium parvum is the only known pathologic species, causing a profuse, watery diarrhea limited to several days; in immunocompromised patients the disease may persist indefinitely.
Entry Terms : "Cryptosporidium Species Reagents, Identification" , "Cryptosporidium Species Detection/Identification Reagents" , "Reagents, Cryptosporidium Species"
UMDC code : 19453