Cryptosporidiosis Diagnosis


Cryptosporidiosis is a diarrheal disease that is caused by the microscopic parasite Cryptosporidium. It causes infection in the small intestine and is passed in the stool of the infected person or the animal. It is because of the pollution and the lack of awareness among the people that water contamination is touching the alarming heights. There is no doubt that it is leading to a large number of problems, among the people living in the rural and urban areas. You must get Cryptosporidium diagnosis early, from a reputed pathology lab, to prevent it leading to other problems.

It can live outside the body for several days since it is protected by the outer shell, which also makes it resistant to chlorine disinfection. Development in the healthcare industry have paved a way found the treatment of almost all the diseases. While, about two decades back, Crypto was recognised as one of the most prevalent water borne disease. The condition is even worse in case of AIDS patients as the symptoms may aggravate and can even prove to be fatal. MolQ offers cryptosporidiosis diagnosis, at affordable costs, so that you remain at a distance from the severe impacts of this disease.

MolQ is a fully equipped pathology lab and diagnostic center that provides quality assured services to its customers. We offer diagnostic test services (Cryptosporidium diagnosis/ Giardiasis diagnosis, Ascariasis diagnosis) at affordable costs. We are ISO certified (9001:2008) and NABL accredited and has been in the healthcare industry for about 5 years now. Within such a span of time, we have been able to make an entice of over 100,000 customers. You must remain devoid of any doubt regarding our services because for us, your health is our wealth!


Other people may come in contact with Cryptosporidiosis through the stool/ bowel movement of an infected person. This is the reason why it is necessary to maintain personal hygiene as well as hygiene in the surroundings to avoid contact with this disease. These microscopic parasites are found in soil, food and water that are contaminated with human or animal faeces. You must get cryptosporidiosis diagnosis as soon as possible.

    1. If a person accidentally intakes the food that is infected with these parasites or the food that has come in contact with the stool of the infected person or the animal.
    2. Recreational water is found in swimming pools, hot tubs, lakes, rivers etc. that may become contaminated with the water in the sewages. By swallowing that water, one may come in contact with disease.
    3. Taking in fruits and vegetables that has been washed with contaminated water may also lead to this disease.
    4. Taking unwashed hands in your mouth, particularly in case of babies and infants, is also responsible for the spread of this disease.

The patients with a weaker immune system are vulnerable to catch this disease easily. Especially, in case of people suffering from AIDS, this may become life threatening. This is the reason why it is important to go for cryptosporidiosis diagnosis from a well experienced pathology lab, for the early diagnosis of the disease.


Symptoms are the signs that shows up when the are some abnormalities are shown against the normal functioning of the body. After about a week when a person or an animal is infected with cryptosporidiosis, that the body begins to show some symptoms.
in case of a person with weaker immunity, these symptoms can aggravate and worsen the health condition.

This is the reason why it is important to consult a doctor or to go for cryptosporidiosis diagnosis from a reputed pathology lab and MolQ is the preferred choice of its patients. Some of its symptoms include :

  1. Watery diarrhea
  2. Dehydration
  3. Loss of appetite
  4. Weight loss
  5. Stomach cramps or pain
  6. Fever
  7. Nausea
  8. Vomiting

MolQ offers cryptosporidium diagnosis at affordable costs that fits into the pockets of our clients. We have a well equipped lab in Gurgaon and with our years of experience in the healthcare industry, we have been been able to acquire about 100,000 customer footprint. It is important to go for proper medication if you suffer from watery diarrhea that does not fade away in a few days.

Source of Infection

We are living in the times when it is important to take prevention to defend your body from catching any infection. And the best way is maintaining sanitary and hygienic surroundings around oneself. There are several sources of infection for cryptosporidiosis and some of them are:

  1. Drinking contaminated water
  2. Drinking contaminated water
  3. Having food with unwashed hands
  4. Having fruits and vegetables washed with infected water
  5. Coming in contact with the stool of an infected person or animal.

In case, you have caught an infection and your body has begun to show some symptoms of cryptosporidiosis, there is no need to get panic. But, it is important to go for cryptosporidiosis diagnosis so that you can begin with the medication well on time.


It is said, “catch a disease before it catches you.” It is now time to apply, “prevention is better than cure” in practical life as well. In order to prevent coming in contact with this disease, there are some measures that one must follow:

  1. Washing hands carefully.
  2. Avoiding swallowing recreational water.
  3. Avoiding drinking untreated water or treating water before drinking.
  4. Avoiding unpasteurized milk.
  5. Being careful when dealing with animals.
  6. Using caution when traveling.
  7. Using caution when traveling.

Early cryptosporidiosis diagnosis, helps in overcoming this medical condition in an easy way.

Test to be Ordered

MolQ has been in service of its patients for more than 5 years now, and within such a short span of time, we have been able to acquire about 100,000 satisfied customers. We have an excellent team of pathologists, phlebotomists and doctors who analyse the minutest details in every diagnosis. We offer several tests and diagnostic services at affordable costs.

Here are some of the tests in case that we provide under Cryptosporidium diagnosis / cryptosporidiosis diagnosis and they are:

  1. Stool routine and microscopy
  2. Stool Culture
  3. Stool Guaiac test (FOBT)
  4. Special Stains – acid-fast staining (Kinyoun technique), Giemsa staining
  5. DFA – Direct fluorescent antibody techniques
  6. ELISA – Enzyme-Linked ImmunoSorbent Assay also detects antigens
  7. PCR – Polymerase Chain Reaction
  8. Liver Function Test (LFT)
  9. Kidney Function Test KFT
  10. Electrolytes
  11. CBC

You must remain assured about the quality of services we offer because we believe that your health is our wealth.

Why To Choose MolQ

It is important to choose a pathology lab that provides quality driven services with assured results and that too at the prices that best fits into the pockets of a common man. That is the reason why MolQ must be chosen as a viable option. Some of the reasons are:

  1. MolQ laboratory is ISO certified (9001:2008) and NABL accredited.
  2. We are backed by complete IT support and equipped with high throughput machines.
  3. We perform bidirectional automation testing.
  4. We are IT integrated with web based services.
  5. Our automated results are again checked manually to arrive at the precision of results.
  6. Our automated results are again checked manually to arrive at the precision of results.