[Amebic liver abscess and amebic colitis in a couple].

Abstract

Amebiasis is a disease commonly extended all around the world, its prevalence depending on the population under study. In Spain, most cases published are of exotic acquisition. We present the case of a married couple from Venezuela presenting two different forms of invasive amebiasis: acute colitis and hepatic abscess. In our environment, once the diagnosis… (More)

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@article{Iglesia1994AmebicLA, title={[Amebic liver abscess and amebic colitis in a couple].}, author={Fernando de la Iglesia and Joel Cabrera Garc{\'i}a and Marga Iraburu and Arnaldo Ra{\'u}l Armesto and Iris Bermudez and J A Lorenzo-Porto}, journal={Anales de medicina interna}, year={1994}, volume={11 1}, pages={26-8} }