Home   Chapter Home   Jobs   Conferences   Fellowships   Books



Advertisement

Colon non tumor
Infectious colitis (specific microorganisms)
Cryptosporidium parvum colitis

Reviewer: Lili Lee, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 27 June 2013, last major update June 2013
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
=========================================================================

Etiology
=========================================================================

Clinical features
=========================================================================

Diagnosis
=========================================================================

Case reports
=========================================================================

Treatment
=========================================================================

Micro description
=========================================================================

Micro images
=========================================================================

Various images

Small blue organisms at luminal border

Giemsa for biopsies

Modified acid-fast oocyst in stool

Positive stains
=========================================================================

Electron microscopy images
=========================================================================

Located just below plasma membrane of host

Differential diagnosis
=========================================================================

Additional references
=========================================================================

End of Colon non tumor > Infectious colitis (specific microorganisms) > Cryptosporidium parvum colitis


This information is intended for physicians and related personnel, who understand that medical information is often imperfect, and must be interpreted in the context of a patient's clinical data using reasonable medical judgment. This website should not be used as a substitute for the advice of a licensed physician.

All information on this website is protected by copyright of PathologyOutlines.com, Inc. Information from third parties may also be protected by copyright. Please contact us at copyrightPathOut@gmail.com with any questions (click here for other contact information).