Cystoisospora belli infection in a renal transplant recipient: a case report and review of literature


ÖZMEN ÇAPIN B. B. , GÜRSOY G. , Tortop S., Jabrayilov J., İNKAYA A. Ç. , ERGÜVEN S.

JOURNAL OF INFECTION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, vol.15, no.4, pp.599-602, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.3855/jidc.12407
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF INFECTION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
  • Page Numbers: pp.599-602

Abstract

Cystoisospora belli is a coccidian parasite that causes prolonged watery diarrhea especially among immunocompromised patients. Herein, we report a renal transplant patient who complaints of alternating diarrhea and review of literature related to cystoisosporiasis amongst the transplant recipients.