Cyclosporidia: A General Review

J Travel Med. 1995 Mar 1;2(1):33-36. doi: 10.1111/j.1708-8305.1995.tb00617.x.


We have identified the first French cases of cyanobacterium-like bodies (CLB) or cyclosporidia in the feces of two immunocompetent patients who presented with a persistent diarrheal syndrome after a visit to India and Nepal.1 We take this opportunity to review the available data on this new microorganism.