The significant increase in the episode rate for amoebiasis
coincides with a general increase of such cases in the population during the post-intervention time period.
Counterimmunoelectrophoresis in the immunodiagnosis of amoebiasis
The most notable of these infections are malaria, giardiasis, trichomoniasis, trypanosomiasis, leishmaniasis, amoebiasis
, balantidiasis and cryptosporidium.
is a ubiquitous disease, endemic to Asia, Africa and South America, is an infection by Entamoeba histolytica, affecting young to middle-aged adults.
Medical College, Alleppy Centre (as part of the ICMR Task Force Project on Filariasis during 2000-2001) and transported to the Department of Parasitology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, and 10 samples from patients with other parasitic diseases (cysticercosis--2, hydatidosis--2, malaria--2, toxoplasmosis--2, amoebiasis
--2) were included as controls.
Research continues on markers of intestinal inflammation, the variant toxins of Clostridium difficile, amoebiasis
and other high volume enteric diagnostics.
Activity of a crude extract formulation in experimental hepatic amoebiasis
and in immunomodulation studies.
in one of three patients and three types of pathogens: multidrug-resistant Shigella dysenteriae type 1, S.
True (A) or false (B)--fill in only block A or B: Oral metronidazole is the drug of choice for all forms of amoebiasis
in South Africa.
We report a rare case of splenic abscess as a result of amoebiasis
, and review the literature on the pathogenesis, differential diagnosis and treatment of this unusual condition.