Amebiasis: host-pathogen biology.

Abstract

Invasive amebiasis caused by Entamoeba histolytica, and particularly amebic liver abscess, is a major public health problem in Mexico and some other countries because of the high incidence and mortality of this disease. This paper first discusses the pathogenic effect of E. histolytica and the defensive response of the host and then reports studies… (More)

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics