Cysts

Some articles on cysts, cyst:

Amoebiasis - Food Analysis
... histolytica cysts may be recovered from contaminated food by methods similar to those used for recovering Giardia lamblia cysts from feces ... histolytica cysts must be distinguished from cysts of other parasitic (but nonpathogenic) protozoa and from cysts of free-living protozoa as discussed above ... Recovery procedures are not very accurate cysts are easily lost or damaged beyond recognition, which leads to many falsely negative results in recovery tests ...
Hepato-biliary Diseases - Cysts
... Congenital cystic disease of the liver Cysts caused by Echinococcus Hepatic cyst (liver cyst) ...
Breast Cyst
... A breast cyst is a fluid-filled sac within the breast ... One breast can have one or more breast cysts ... In texture, a breast cyst usually feels like a soft grape or a water-filled balloon, but sometimes a breast cyst feels firm ...
Amoebiasis - Diagnosis of Human Illness
... human infections are usually diagnosed by finding cysts shed in the stool ... or sedimentation procedures have been developed to recover the cysts from fecal matter and stains help to visualize the isolated cysts for microscopic examination ... Since cysts are not shed constantly, a minimum of three stools should be examined ...
Microbial Cyst - Cyst Formation Across Species - In Protists
... is well suited to survive such extreme conditions, although protozoan cysts are less resistant to adverse conditions compared to bacterial cysts ... In addition to survival, the chemical composition of certain protozoan cyst walls may play a role in their dispersal ... The sialyl groups present in the cyst wall of Entamoeba histolytica confers a net negative charge to the cyst which prevents its attachment to the intestinal wall and thus ...