Kidney nontumor
Infections / parasites
Microsporidiosis

Author: Nikhil Sangle, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 6 February 2018, last major update September 2012

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PubMed Search: Microsporidiosis [title] kidney

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Definition / general
Case reports
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Spores in urine sample


Figure 1: Intra- and extracellular small spherical structures with dense neutrophilic infiltrates
Figure 2: EM shows spherical organisms with vacuoles and membrane bound granular material
Figure 3: spores from conjunctival scrapings
Figure 4: punctate areas of necrosis in brain at autopsy