Kidney nontumor
Fungal / rickettsial / parasitic infections

Topic Completed: 3 September 2012

Revised: 12 March 2019

Copyright: 2002-2019,, Inc.

PubMed Search: Microsporidiosis [title] kidney

Nikhil Sangle, M.D.
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Cite this page: Sangle N. Microsporidiosis. website. Accessed January 25th, 2020.
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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

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