Search tips
Search criteria 


Logo of jrsocmedLink to Publisher's site
J R Soc Med. 1983 January; 76(1): 62–70.
PMCID: PMC1438565

Cryptosporidiosis in man, domestic animals and birds: a review.

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (1.7M), or click on a page image below to browse page by page. Links to PubMed are also available for Selected References.

Images in this article

Selected References

These references are in PubMed. This may not be the complete list of references from this article.
  • Anderson BC. Patterns of shedding of cryptosporidial oocysts in Idaho calves. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1981 May 1;178(9):982–984. [PubMed]
  • Anderson BC. Cryptosporidiosis: a review. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1982 Jun 15;180(12):1455–1457. [PubMed]
  • Anderson BC, Bulgin MS. Enteritis caused by Cryptosporidium in calves. Vet Med Small Anim Clin. 1981 Jun;76(6):865–868. [PubMed]
  • Anderson BC, Donndelinger T, Wilkins RM, Smith J. Cryptosporidiosis in a veterinary student. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1982 Feb 15;180(4):408–409. [PubMed]
  • Angus KW, Appleyard WT, Menzies JD, Campbell I, Sherwood D. An outbreak of diarrhoea associated with cryptosporidiosis in naturally reared lambs. Vet Rec. 1982 Feb 6;110(6):129–130. [PubMed]
  • Angus KW, Sherwood D, Hutchison G, Campbell I. Evaluation of the effect of two aldehyde-based disinfectants on the infectivity of faecal cryptosporidia for mice. Res Vet Sci. 1982 Nov;33(3):379–381. [PubMed]
  • Angus KW, Tzipori S, Gray EW. Intestinal lesions in specific-pathogen-free lambs associated with a cryptosporidium from calves with diarrhea. Vet Pathol. 1982 Jan;19(1):67–78. [PubMed]
  • Barker IK, Carbonell PL. Cryptosporidium agni sp.n. from lambs, and cryptosporidium bovis sp.n. from a calf, with observations on the oocyst. Z Parasitenkd. 1974;44(4):289–298. [PubMed]
  • Berg IE, Peterson AC, Freeman TP. Ovine cryptosporidiosis. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1978 Dec 15;173(12):1586–1587. [PubMed]
  • Bird RG, Smith MD. Cryptosporidiosis in man: parasite life cycle and fine structural pathology. J Pathol. 1980 Nov;132(3):217–233. [PubMed]
  • Brownstein DG, Strandberg JD, Montali RJ, Bush M, Fortner J. Cryptosporidium in snakes with hypertrophic gastritis. Vet Pathol. 1977 Nov;14(6):606–617. [PubMed]
  • Campbell I, Tzipori AS, Hutchison G, Angus KW. Effect of disinfectants on survival of cryptosporidium oocysts. Vet Rec. 1982 Oct 30;111(18):414–415. [PubMed]
  • Cockrell BY, Valerio MG, Garner FM. Cryptosporidiosis in the intestines of rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta). Lab Anim Sci. 1974 Dec;24(6):881–887. [PubMed]
  • Dhillon AS, Thacker HL, Dietzel AV, Winterfield RW. Respiratory cryptosporidiosis in broiler chickens. Avian Dis. 1981 Jul-Sep;25(3):747–751. [PubMed]
  • Doster AR, Mahaffey EA, McClearen JR. Cryptosporidia in the cloacal coprodeum of red-lored parrots (Amazona autumnalis). Avian Dis. 1979 Jul-Sep;23(3):654–661. [PubMed]
  • Fletcher OJ, Munnell JF, Page RK. Cryptosporidiosis of the bursa of Fabricius of chickens. Avian Dis. 1975 Jul-Sep;19(3):630–639. [PubMed]
  • Hage-Noordam AW, Pol JM, de Leeuw PW. Cryptosporidium bij cachectische mestkalveren. Tijdschr Diergeneeskd. 1982 Jul 1;107(13):497–502. [PubMed]
  • Hampton JC, Rosario B. The attachment of protozoan parasites to intestinalepithelial cells of the mouse. J Parasitol. 1966 Oct;52(5):939–949. [PubMed]
  • Heine J, Boch J. Kryptosporidien-Infektionen beim Kalb. Nachweis, Vorkommen und experimentelle Ubertragung. Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr. 1981 Aug 1;94(15):289–292. [PubMed]
  • Henriksen SA, Krogh HV. A note on bovine infections with Cryptosporidia in Denmark. Nord Vet Med. 1980 Nov;32(11):501–501. [PubMed]
  • Henriksen SA, Pohlenz JF. Staining of cryptosporidia by a modified Ziehl-Neelsen technique. Acta Vet Scand. 1981;22(3-4):594–596. [PubMed]
  • Hoerr FJ, Ranck FM, Jr, Hastings TF. Respiratory cryptosporidiosis in turkeys. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1978 Dec 15;173(12):1591–1593. [PubMed]
  • Jervis HR, Merrill TG, Sprinz H. Coccidiosis in the guinea pig small intestine due to a Cryptosporidium. Am J Vet Res. 1966 Mar;27(117):408–414. [PubMed]
  • Kennedy GA, Kreitner GL, Strafuss AC. Cryptosporidiosis in three pigs. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1977 Feb 1;170(3):348–350. [PubMed]
  • Links IJ. Cryptosporidial infection of piglets. Aust Vet J. 1982 Feb;58(2):60–62. [PubMed]
  • Mason RW, Hartley WJ. Respiratory cryptosporidiosis in a peacock chick. Avian Dis. 1980 Jul-Sep;24(3):771–776. [PubMed]
  • Mason RW, Hartley WJ, Tilt L. Intestinal cryptosporidiosis in a kid goat. Aust Vet J. 1981 Aug;57(8):386–388. [PubMed]
  • Meisel JL, Perera DR, Meligro C, Rubin CE. Overwhelming watery diarrhea associated with a cryptosporidium in an immunosuppressed patient. Gastroenterology. 1976 Jun;70(6):1156–1160. [PubMed]
  • Moon HW, Bemrick WJ. Fecal transmission of calf cryptosporidia between calves and pigs. Vet Pathol. 1981 Mar;18(2):248–255. [PubMed]
  • Moon HW, Woode GN, Ahrens FA. Attempted chemoprophylaxis of cryptosporidiosis in calves. Vet Rec. 1982 Feb 20;110(8):181–181. [PubMed]
  • Morin M, Larivière S, Lallier R. Pathological and microbiological observations made on spontaneous cases of acute neonatal calf diarrhea. Can J Comp Med. 1976 Jul;40(3):228–240. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Nime FA, Burek JD, Page DL, Holscher MA, Yardley JH. Acute enterocolitis in a human being infected with the protozoan Cryptosporidium. Gastroenterology. 1976 Apr;70(4):592–598. [PubMed]
  • Pohlenz J, Moon HW, Cheville NF, Bemrick WJ. Cryptosporidiosis as a probable factor in neonatal diarrhea of calves. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 1978 Feb 15;172(4):452–457. [PubMed]
  • Proctor SJ, Kemp RL. Cryptosporidium anserinum sp. n. (Sporozoa) in a domestic goose Anser anser L., from Iowa. J Protozool. 1974 Nov;21(5):664–666. [PubMed]
  • Reese NC, Current WL, Ernst JV, Bailey WS. Cryptosporidiosis of man and calf: a case report and results of experimental infections in mice and rats. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 1982 Mar;31(2):226–229. [PubMed]
  • Sherwood D, Angus KW, Snodgrass DR, Tzipori S. Experimental cryptosporidiosis in laboratory mice. Infect Immun. 1982 Nov;38(2):471–475. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • SLAVIN D. Cryptosporidium meleagridis (sp. nov.). J Comp Pathol. 1955 Jul;65(3):262–266. [PubMed]
  • Sloper KS, Dourmashkin RR, Bird RB, Slavin G, Webster AD. Chronic malabsorption due to cryptosporidiosis in a child with immunoglobulin deficiency. Gut. 1982 Jan;23(1):80–82. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Snodgrass DR, Angus KW, Gray EW, Keir WA, Clerihew LW. Cryptosporidia associated with rotavirus and an Escherichia coli in an outbreak of calf scour. Vet Rec. 1980 May 31;106(22):458–460. [PubMed]
  • Snyder SP, England JJ, McChesney AE. Cryptosporidiosis in immunodeficient Arabian foals. Vet Pathol. 1978 Jan;15(1):12–17. [PubMed]
  • Tzipori S, Angus KW, Campbell I, Clerihew LW. Diarrhea due to Cryptosporidium infection in artificially reared lambs. J Clin Microbiol. 1981 Jul;14(1):100–105. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Tzipori S, Angus KW, Campbell I, Gray EW. Cryptosporidium: evidence for a single-species genus. Infect Immun. 1980 Dec;30(3):884–886. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Tzipori S, Angus KW, Campbell I, Sherwood D. Diarrhea in young red deer associated with infection with Cryptosporidium. J Infect Dis. 1981 Aug;144(2):170–175. [PubMed]
  • Tzipori S, Angus KW, Gray EW, Campbell I. Vomiting and diarrhea associated with cryptosporidial infection. N Engl J Med. 1980 Oct 2;303(14):818–818. [PubMed]
  • Tzipori S, Angus KW, Gray EW, Campbell I, Allan F. Diarrhea in lambs experimentally infected with Cryptosporidium isolated from calves. Am J Vet Res. 1981 Aug;42(8):1400–1404. [PubMed]
  • Tzipori S, Campbell I. Prevalence of Cryptosporidium antibodies in 10 animal species. J Clin Microbiol. 1981 Oct;14(4):455–456. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Tzipori SR, Campbell I, Angus KW. The therapeutic effect of 16 antimicrobial agents on Cryptosporidium infection in mice. Aust J Exp Biol Med Sci. 1982 Apr;60(Pt 2):187–190. [PubMed]
  • Tzipori S, Campbell I, Sherwood D, Snodgrass DR, Whitelaw A. An outbreak of calf diarrhoea attributed to cryptosporidial infection. Vet Rec. 1980 Dec 20;107(25-26):579–580. [PubMed]
  • Tzipori S, Larsen J, Smith M, Luefl RU. Diarrhoea in goat kids attributed to cryptosporidium infection. Vet Rec. 1982 Jul 10;111(2):35–36. [PubMed]
  • Tzipori S, McCartney E, Lawson GH, Rowland AC, Campbell I. Experimental infection of piglets with cryptosporidium. Res Vet Sci. 1981 Nov;31(3):358–368. [PubMed]
  • Vetterling JM, Jervis HR, Merrill TG, Sprinz H. Cryptosporidium wrairi sp. n. from the guinea pig Cavia porcellus, with an emendation of the genus. J Protozool. 1971 May;18(2):243–247. [PubMed]
  • Weinstein L, Edelstein SM, Madara JL, Falchuk KR, McManus BM, Trier JS. Intestinal cryptosporidiosis complicated by disseminated cytomegalovirus infection. Gastroenterology. 1981 Sep;81(3):584–591. [PubMed]

Articles from Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine are provided here courtesy of Royal Society of Medicine Press