[Blastocystosis or Zierdt-Garavelli disease: a clinical pathway]

Recenti Prog Med. 2006 Jul-Aug;97(7-8):397-400.
[Article in Italian]


The author presents the clinical pathway of blastocystosis, a disease due to Blastocystis hominis, an intestinal parasite that has long been enigmatic, which can occasionally be the cause of clinical manifestations.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Blastocystis Infections* / diagnosis
  • Blastocystis Infections* / drug therapy
  • Blastocystis Infections* / epidemiology
  • Blastocystis Infections* / parasitology
  • Blastocystis hominis*
  • Decision Trees
  • Humans