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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
Gatei, W.; Barrett, D.; Lindo, John F.; Eldemire-Shearer, Denise; Cama, V.; Xiao, L.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
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Article Title
Unique cryptosporidium population in HIV-infected persons, Jamaica.
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Journal Title
Emerging Infectious Diseases
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2008
Volume ID
14
Issue ID
5
Page(s)
841-843
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Location/URL
http:; www.cdc.gov/eid/content/14/5/pdfs/841.pdf
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Abstract
A cryptosporidiosis survey showed the presence of Cryptosporidium hominis, C. parvum, C. canis, and C. felis in 25, 7, 1, and 1 HIV-positive persons from Jamaica, respectively; 1 person had both C. hominis and C. felis. Multilocus sequence typing indicated the presence of a homogeneous but geographically distinct C. hominis population in Jamaica.....
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