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- Chandrasekaran, Hemalatha, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Parasites & vectors 2014 v.7 no.1 pp. 469
- Blastocystis; cattle; farms; feces; host specificity; humans; industry; ostriches; parasites; pathogenicity; rats; swine; transmission electron microscopy; vacuoles; Sudan
- ... BACKGROUND: Blastocystis sp., a widely prevalent intestinal protozoan parasite is found in a wide range of animals, including humans. The possibility of zoonotic transmission to human from birds especially ostriches led us to investigate on the cross infectivity of Blastocystis sp. isolated from the ostrich feces as well as the phenotypic and subtype characteristics. There is a need to investigate ...
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