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Dientamoeba fragilis

Known as: dientameba fragilis 
A species of nonflagellate trichomonad parasites in the family Dientamoebidae. Infections occurs through direct fecal-oral spread. Nonhuman primates… Expand
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2017
2017
Background. Dientamoeba fragilis is commonly identified in children in primary care and is suspected to cause gastrointestinal… Expand
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2013
2013
Dientamoeba fragilis is an intestinal protozoan suspected of causing gastrointestinal symptoms, and its mode of transmission is… Expand
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2011
2011
Dientamoeba fragilis is a pathogenic protozoan parasite that is implicated as a cause of human diarrhoea. A case-controlled study… Expand
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2010
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2010
Studies have suggested a possible role for Blastocystis hominis and Dientamoeba fragilis in the etiology of irritable bowel… Expand
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2007
2007
The present study was conducted to determine the prevalence and clinical features of dientamoebiasis in patients presumed to be… Expand
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2006
2006
First described in 1918 by Jepps and Dobell, Dientamoeba fragilis is a binucleated, unflagellated protozoan related to the… Expand
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVES To describe the clinical and microbiological features of Dientamoeba fragilis and Giardia lamblia infected patients… Expand
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Dientamoeba fragilis is a trichomonad parasite that causes human gastrointestinal disease. Currently microscopy is considered to… Expand
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1991
1991
Clinical and laboratory findings among 123 paediatric patients infected by intestinal protozoa were analysed. Dientamoeba… Expand
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1979
1979
A retrospective study was conducted of 35 children in whom Dientamoeba fragilis was the only parasite found in the… Expand
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