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● Acid fast parasite; tracheal dissemination is rare complication of intestinal infection (Clin Microbiol Rev 2002;15:145)
● 64 year old woman with lymphoma, chronic tracheitis and bronchitis (Arch Pathol Lab Med 1990;114:519)
Modified acid-fast stain (site unspecified, probably bowel)
End of Trachea > Infectious disorders > Cryptosporidium
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