publication . Article . 2018

cryptosporidium in the philippines

Labana, Ryan Vidal;
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  • Published: 14 Oct 2018 Journal: International Annals of Science, volume 6, pages 18-27 (eissn: 2456-7132, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: AIJR Publisher
<jats:p>This short review provides an overview regarding the research findings on the occurrence of Cryptosporidium in the Philippines. It seeks to set conjecture about its possible role on the increasing waterborne disease incidences in the country. Intensive search of journal articles was done among major databases, online. The first report of Cryptosporidium infection in the country was in 1985. Past more than 30 years, Cryptosporidium is not yet well-understood in the Philippines, but an increasing research interest has been observed among Filipinos in the past few years.  Recently, waterborne transmission of the infection appeared in the studies to be more ...
free text keywords: Public health, medicine.medical_specialty, medicine, Waterborne transmission, Cryptosporidium, biology.organism_classification, biology, One Health, Environmental health, Waterborne diseases, medicine.disease, Geography, Cryptosporiodium, Philippines, Protozoan, Waterborned, Zoonotic
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