Isos·​po·​ra ī-ˈsäs-pə-rə How to pronounce Isospora (audio)
: a genus of coccidian protozoans closely related to the genus Eimeria and including the only coccidian (I. hominis) known to be parasitic in humans

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“Isospora.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Mar. 2023.

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