TITLE

Protozoa

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1797
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
The article presents a definition of the term protozoa, which refers to a major part of the kingdom Protista. Most of the protozoa are saprophytes living on dead matter in water and soil. Some of the common protozoan infections include malaria, gastroenteritis and sleeping sickness.
ACCESSION #
21242540

 

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