Blastocystis: Pathogen or Passenger?

An Evaluation of 101 Years of Research

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ISBN: 978-3-642-32737-7 (Print) 978-3-642-32738-4 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Pages 1-8

    Landmarks in the Discovery of Blastocystis Stages

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    Pages 9-35

    Morphology of Human and Animal Blastocystis Isolates with Special Reference to Reproductive Modes

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    Pages 37-49

    Epidemiology, Transmission, and Zoonotic Potential of Blastocystis in Human and Animals

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    Pages 51-63

    Blastocystis–Host Interactions: Insights from In Vitro Model Systems

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    Pages 65-84

    Clinical Aspects of Blastocystis Infections: Advancements Amidst Controversies

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    Pages 85-94

    Molecular Approaches on Systematic Position, Genetic Polymorphism, and Classification of Blastocystis Isolates from Humans and Animals

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    Pages 95-131

    What Do We Know About Blastocystis Analyzing Research Studies with Statistical Methods

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    Pages 133-164

    Behavioral Decision Analysis and Pathogenicity: How Do We Decide What Makes Us Sick?

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    Pages 165-177

    Diarrheas in Humans Due to Agents of Disease

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    Pages 179-214

    What Are Zoonotic Diseases?

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    Pages 215-217

    Conclusions

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 219-225