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Table 5 Parasites isolated and associated human diseases

From: Prevalence of pathogenic free-living amoeba and other protozoa in natural and communal piped tap water from Queen Elizabeth protected area, Uganda

NCBI Accession No. Genus and species Associated Diseases
KU884884 Acanthamoeba spp. (T1) Encephalitis [11, 48]
KU894799 Acanthamoeba spp. (T4) Keratitis [4850]
KU894800 Acanthamoeba spp. (T4) Keratitis [4850]
KU894801 Acanthamoeba polyphaga.(T4) Keratitis [4850]
KU894802 Acanthamoeba spp. (T4) Keratitis [4850]
KU894803 Acanthamoeba spp. (T4) Keratitis [4850]
KU894804 Acanthamoeba spp. (T11) Keratitis [4850]
KU894805 Hartmanella vermiformis Keratitis [14, 41, 42]
KU894806 Echinamoeba exundans Keratitis [42, 44]
KU894807 Nuclearia pattersoni Unknown
KU894808 Echinamoeba exundans Unknown
KU894809 Bodomorpha minima Unknown
KU894810 Cercomonas agilis Unknown
KU894811 Echinamoeba exundans Unknown
KU894812 Echinamoeba exundans Unknown
KU894813 Echinamoeba exundans Unknown
KU894814 Hartmanella vermiformis Unknown
- Cryptosporidium spp. Cryptosporidiosis [18, 51]
- Giardia spp. Giardiasis [10, 18]