Human Diseases Caused by Protists?


Human diseases caused by protists include malaria and many others. Malaria is caused by the protist plasmodium. Another diseased caused by protists is African sleeping sickness. Other protists that cause illness in people are found in untreated drinking water and include giardiasis, cryptosporidium illness, and amebic dysentery.
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