Case of the Week 617
Here is our monthly case from Idzi Potters and the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp. The following were seen in stool specimens in a patient with diarrhea and recent travel to sub-Saharan Africa. What's the identification?
Read Dr. Pritt's blog, Parasite Wonders, and submit your answers, comments, and questions. Also, visit her website ParasiteWonders.com, which hosts an archive of classic images from cases Dr. Pritt posted going back to 2007 (in an easy-to-search "A through Z" format) and also offers a flashcard feature.
Cystoisospora (formerly Isospora) belli