Blastocystosis infection

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What is blastocystosis infection?

Blastocystis hominis is an parasite that can inhabit the intestine and cause watery loose diarrhea, abdominal pain, anal itching, and excess gas. The organism can be found in well and sick people.

Common symptoms reported by people with blastocystosis infection

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with blastocystosis infection

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Compare treatments taken by people with blastocystosis infection

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Who has blastocystosis infection on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 4
30s 3
40s 2
50s 4
60s 3
70+ 2

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 2
Female 16

These charts show data from blastocystosis infection patients who have completed their condition history
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