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Disease Sarcocystosis

Name Sarcocystosis
Synonyms Sarcocystoses | Sarcosporidioses | Sarcosporidiosis
Definition Infection of the striated muscle of mammals by parasites of the genus SARCOCYSTIS. Disease symptoms such as vomiting, diarrhea, muscle weakness, and paralysis are produced by sarcocystin, a toxin produced by the organism.
Categories Parasitic disease
MeSH® ID D012523
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Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Protozoan Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Coccidiosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sarcocystosis

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