Implication for health policy/practice/research/medical education:
Various fungal infections pose significant problems for the renal transplant recipients in terms of morbidity and mortality. Of several fungal infections, cryptosporidiosis is an important infection to be managed. Its early diagnosis and management are essential in renal transplant patients. A high index of suspicion and use of newer diagnostic tests are warranted.
Please cite this paper as: Joob B, Wiwanitkit V. Cryptosporidiosis in renal transplant recipients; concern on effective diagnosis. J Nephropharmacol. 2016;5(1):7-8.