Microsporidiosis is an infection caused by the microsporidia parasite. The disease is uncommon in people with normal immune systems. Symptoms in people with immune deficiency include diarrhea, malabsorption, gallbladder disease, cough, labored breathing, urinary tract infection, bowel perforation and keratoconjunctivitis. Microsporidiosis treatment depends on the site of infection and the species of microsporidia involved.
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Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) Article
- Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) Overview
- Urinary Tract Infection Causes
- Urinary Tract Infection Symptoms and Signs
- When to Seek Medical Care
- Urinary Tract Infection Diagnosis
- Urinary Tract Infection Treatment
- Urinary Tract Infection Self-Care at Home (Home Remedies)
- Urinary Tract Infection Medical Treatment
- Urinary Tract Infection Follow-up
- Urinary Tract Infection Prevention
- Urinary Tract Infection Prognosis
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Diarrhea is a change is the frequency and looseness of bowel movements. Cramping, abdominal pain, and the sensation of rectal...learn more »
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- Diarrhea facts
- What is diarrhea?
- How is diarrhea defined?
- Why does diarrhea develop?
- What symptoms are associated with diarrhea?
- What are common causes of acute diarrhea?
- Viral gastroenteritis
- Food poisoning
- Traveler's diarrhea
- Bacterial enterocolitis
- What are common causes of chronic diarrhea?
- What are the complications of diarrhea?
- When should the doctor be called for diarrhea?
- What tests are useful in the evaluation of diarrhea?
- How can dehydration be prevented and treated?
- What is the treatment for diarrhea?
- When should antibiotics be used for diarrhea?