Cryptosporidium Infection

The easiest way to understand Cryptosporidium species and how they cause disease is to think of them as another kind of gastrointestinal parasite.  Cryptosporidium have some uniquely unpleasant features Cryptosporidium oocysts (the eggs that can be seen on a routine fecal test) are so small that they are difficult to detect under the microscope with normal testing methods. More routine […]