Useful Web Links


Good Parasite Overviews


A nice overview from a clinical perspective

A great look into the life cycle

A very comprehensive look at what is currently known about Cyclospora.


Another good overview

A website with stained slides of the parasite.



A very readable, non-scientific overview.



Journal Articles


Connor, B.A. et al. 2001.Reiter syndrome following protracted symptoms of Cyclospora infection.Emerging Infectious Disease.7: 453-454.


de Gorgolas, M. et al. 2001.Cyclospora cayentanensis cholecystitis in a patient with AIDS. Annals of Internal Medicine. 134: 166.


Hoge CW, et al. Epidemiology of diarrhoeal illness associated with coccidian-like organism among travelers and foreign residents in Nepal. Lancet.341:1175-9.


Lopez, A. al. 2001.Outbreak of cyclosporiasis associated with basil in Missouri in 1999. Clinical Infectious Disease.32:1010-1017


Okhuysen, P.C.2001.Travelerís diarrhea due to intestinal protozoa.Clinical Infectious Disease. 33:110-114.

Soave R. Cyclospora: an overview. Clinical Infectious Disease.23:429-37.


Ortega, Sterling and Gilman. Cyclospora cayentanensis. Advanced Parasitology.40: 399-418.