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isosporiasis

Pronunciation: i-sos'po-ri'a-sis

Definition: Disease caused by infection with a species of Isospora, such as I. belli of humans; human disease usually is mild except in cases of immunodeficiency, as in AIDS, where it may cause an intractable diarrhea.

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