Amebic colitis

Known as: Amoebiasis, Intestinal, Amebic Dysenteries, Intestinal Amoebiases 
DYSENTERY caused by intestinal amebic infection, chiefly with ENTAMOEBA HISTOLYTICA. This condition may be associated with amebic infection of the… (More)
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2012
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2012
BACKGROUND Malnourished children are at increased risk for death due to diarrhea. Our goal was to determine the contribution of… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Entamoeba histolytica is an intestinal parasite and the causative agent of amoebiasis, which is a significant source of morbidity… (More)
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2003
Review
2003
PURPOSE Although oral delivery has become a widely accepted route of administration of therapeutic drugs, the gastrointestinal… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
A previous longitudinal three-country study in Egypt, Kenya and Mexico found significant positive associations between intake of… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Amebic colitis is an important worldwide parasitic disease for which there is not a well-established animal model. In this work… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
A noninvasive diagnostic test for amebic liver abscess is needed, because amebic and bacterial abscesses appear identical on… (More)
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1993
Review
1993
Protozoan parasites are among the most prevalent pathogens worldwide. Diseases like malaria, leishmaniasis, amebiasis, and… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
We recently reported the isolation of a leptomyxid ameba from the brain of a mandrill baboon that died of meningoencephalitis… (More)
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1991
1991
Amebiasis is the acute and chronic disease produced by Entamoeba histolytica,an entity which occurs in endemic fashion in many of… (More)
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1990
Review
1990
Amebae belonging to the order Leptomyxida are regarded as innocuous soil organisms incapable of infecting mammals. We report here… (More)
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