Soumya Chatterjee, Author at Infectious Disease Advisor

Soumya Chatterjee

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Parasitic Infections

Parasitic Infections I. Problem/Condition Medical parasitology is primarily concerned with organisms that infect the human host and may cause symptomatic or asymptomatic diseases. Three main classes of parasites cause disease in humans: protozoa – microscopic organisms that live in the blood or stool, helminths-multi-cellular organisms that can either cause systemic tissue invasive infection or establish…

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