Infantile Amoebiasis: A Case Report

@inproceedings{Zibaei2012InfantileAA,
  title={Infantile Amoebiasis: A Case Report},
  author={Mohammad Zibaei and Farzaneh Firoozeh and Alireza Azargoon},
  booktitle={Case reports in infectious diseases},
  year={2012}
}
Amoebiasis continues to be a major cause of morbidity and mortality in children in developing countries. Entamoeba histolytica infections are commonly observed in tropical and subtropical regions of the world including Iran. In developed countries Entamoeba histolytica infections are commonly seen in travelers, recent immigrants, homosexual men, and inmates of institutions. The disease is more severe in the two extremes of life. This paper paper describes a four-month-old male infant with… CONTINUE READING

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