Journal of Pure and Applied MicrobiologyVol. 2 No. 2

Occurrence of Cryptosporidial Infection in Immunocomprised Individuals in Kashmir Valley

S.A. Hajamı, J. Sharif², M. Amin³ and Aara Rifat4

ıDepartment of Bioscience Barkatullah University Bhopal - 462 026, India. ²Division of Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veternary Sciences & Animal Husbandry SKUAST-K, Alusteng, Srinagar - 190 006, India. ³Faculty of Veternary Sciences and Animal Husbandry SKUAST-K, Alusteng, Srinagar - 190 006, India. 4Department of Biochemistry, University of Kashmir -190 006, India.

Received on 12 April 2008 and accepted on 24 June 2008

 

ABSTRACT

The occurance of Crytosporidial infection in Immunocompromised individuals was found to be 18.66% in Kashmir Valley. A total of 75 samples were processed & examined & 14 samples were found positive.

Keywords : Immunocompromised, Crytosporidial, Kashmir valley.