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RGD uses the Human Disease Ontology (DO, for disease curation across species. RGD automatically downloads each new release of the ontology on a monthly basis. Some additional terms which are required for RGD's curation purposes but are not currently covered in the official version of DO have been added. As corresponding terms are added to DO, these custom terms are retired and the DO terms substituted in existing annotations and subsequently used for curation.

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Accession:DOID:1733 term browser browse the term
Definition:A coccidiosis that involves a parasitic protozoan infection of the intestine of humans and a wide range of animals caused by Cryptosporidium species, through contaminated water and food, The symptoms include watery diarrhea, dehydration, weight loss, abdominal pain, fever, nausea and vomiting. Cryptosporidium infections have also been found in other digestive tract organs, the lungs, and conjunctiva. Immunocompromised persons are at greater risk of developing the infection. (DO)
Synonyms:exact_synonym: Cryptosporidioses;   cryptosporidial gastroenteritis;   infection by Cryptosporidium;   intestinal cryptosporidiosis
 primary_id: MESH:D003457
 xref: GARD:6219;   ICD10CM:A07.2;   ICD9CM:007.4;   NCI:C128408
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Symbol Object Name Qualifiers Evidence Notes Source PubMed Reference(s) RGD Reference(s) Position
G Mbl2 mannose binding lectin 2 susceptibility ISO DNA:polymorphisms, haplotype:promoter,exon: RGD PMID:19827946 RGD:12910843 NCBI chrNW_004955425:7,704,371...7,708,951
Ensembl chrNW_004955425:7,702,137...7,709,006
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  disease 16060
    Animal Diseases 1191
      Parasitic Diseases, Animal 19
        Protozoan Infections, Animal 16
          cryptosporidiosis 1
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  disease 16060
    disease by infectious agent 1911
      parasitic infectious disease 262
        parasitic protozoa infectious disease 128
          coccidiosis 23
            cryptosporidiosis 1
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