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*  Amoebic liver abscess
A amoebic liver abscess is a type of liver abscess caused by amebiasis. It is the involvement of liver tissue by trophozoites ... It is found to be very effective in invasive amoebiasis although the drug is a weaker amoebicide when compared to emetine. It ... Only a few years ago when metronidazole was introduced it was considered to be the last word in the therapy of amoebiasis. ... Zuberi and Ibrahim found tinidazole to be effective in 86.7% cases of intestinal amoebiasis and in 100% cases of amoebic liver ...
*  Amoebiasis
... is present all over the world. About 480 million people are infected with amoebiasis and this results in the death ... amoebiasis cutis). Pulmonary amoebiasis can occur from hepatic lesion by haemotagenous spread and also by perforation of ... Amoebiasis was first described by Lösh in 1875, in northern Russia. The most dramatic incident in the US was the Chicago ... Amoebiasis, also known amoebic dysentery, is an infection caused by any of the amoebas of the Entamoeba group. Symptoms are ...
*  Alok Bhattacharya
"Molecular Basis of Pathogenesis in Amoebiasis". Curr Clin Micro Rpt. 2: 143-154. doi:10.1007/s40588-015-0023-1. "Molecular & ... an anaerobic parasitic protozoan causing amoebiasis. His studies elucidated the molecular mechanisms during the opsonization ...
*  Entamoeba coli
Amoebiasis Sodeman WA (1996). "Intestinal Protozoa: Amebas". In Baron S; et al. Baron's Medical Microbiology (4th ed.). Univ of ...
*  Antiprotozoal
... s are used to treat protozoal infections, which include amebiasis, giardiasis, cryptosporidiosis, microsporidiosis ...
*  Amebiasis cutis
... is a cutaneous condition that is characterized by ulcers which are caused by Entamoeba histolytica. Skin lesion ...
*  Cutaneous amoebiasis
... refers to a form of amoebiasis that presents primarily in the skin. It can be caused by Acanthamoeba or ... Kenner BM, Rosen T (2006). "Cutaneous amebiasis in a child and review of the literature". Pediatr Dermatol. 23 (3): 231-4. doi: ... Bumb RA, Mehta RD (2006). "Amoebiasis cutis in HIV positive patient". Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 72 (3): 224-6. doi: ... When associated with Acanthamoeba, it is also known as "cutaneous acanthamoebiasis". It is also known as "amoebiasis cutis". ...
*  Genitourinary amoebiasis
... or renal amoebiasis is a rare complication to amoebic liver abscess, which in turn is a complication ... of amoebiasis. It is believed to result from liver abscesses breaking open, whereupon the amoebas spread through the blood to ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Infectious Diseases: Parasitic: Amebiasis
Amebiasis is defined as disease caused by amoebas, one-celled parasites. They cause Amebic Dysentery and a variety of other ... Amebiasis is defined as disease caused by amoebas, one-celled parasites. They cause Amebic Dysentery and a variety of other ...
*  Carbarsone
It was available for amebiasis in the United States as late as 1991. Thereafter, it remained available as a turkey feed ... HOEKENGA MT (1 July 1951). "A comparison of aureomycin and carbarsone in the treatment of intestinal amebiasis". Am. J. Trop. ... Carbarsone is an organoarsenic compound used as an antiprotozoal drug for treatment of amebiasis and other infections. ... SASAKI T, YOKAGAWA M, WYKOFF DE, RITICHIE LS (1956). "Asymptomatic amebiasis; treatment with atabrine in combination with ...
*  Ameboma
Amebiasis at eMedicine. ...
*  Dehydroemetine
A double-blind study of oral dehydroemetine in the treatment of amoebiasis performed at St. Mary's Hospital, Catholic Medical ... Magaña-García M, Arista-Viveros A (1993). "Cutaneous amebiasis in children". Pediatric dermatology. 10 (4): 352-5. doi:10.1111/ ... the successful treatment of cutaneous amebiasis in a 7-year-old girl with dehydroemetine and metronidazole in Mexico. ... Disease Control on a compassionate use basis as an investigational drug for the treatment of metronidazole-resistant amoebiasis ...
*  Dysentery
Amebiasis infects over 50 million people each year, of whom 50,000 die. The seed, leaves, and bark of the kapok tree have been ... Dysentery caused by amoebiasis, an infection by the amoeba Entamoeba histolytica, which is found mainly in tropical areas, is ... WHO (1969). "Amoebiasis. Report of a WHO Expert Committee". WHO Technical Report Series. 421: 1-52. PMID 4978968. Amebic ... Proper treatment of the underlying infection of amoebic dysentery is important; insufficiently treated amoebiasis can lie ...
*  Entamoeba histolytica
Hung CC, Deng HY, Hsiao WH, Hsieh SM, Hsiao CF, Chen MY, Chang SC, Su KE (Feb 2005). "Invasive amebiasis as an emerging ... "Parasites - Amebiasis - Entamoeba histolytica Infection". Retrieved 7 April 2017. Loftus, B; Anderson, I; Davies, R; Alsmark, ... Predominantly infecting humans and other primates causing amoebiasis, E. histolytica is estimated to infect about 50 million ... 733-8. ISBN 0-8385-8529-9. "Amoebiasis" (PDF). Weekly Epidemiological Record. 72 (14): 97-9. April 1997. PMID 9100475. " ...
*  William A. Petri
He developed an FDA-approved test to detect amebiasis, and later, with significant funding from NIH, developed a vaccine ... Nature 433: 865-868, 2005 Amebiasis. Haque, R; Huston, CD; Hughes, M; Petri WA Jr. New England Journal of Medicine 348: 1565- ...
*  Century of Progress
Markell EK (June 1986). "The 1933 Chicago outbreak of amebiasis". Western Journal or Medicine. 144 (6): 750. PMC 1306777 . PMID ...
*  Colon cleansing
August 1982). "An outbreak of amebiasis spread by colonic irrigation at a chiropractic clinic". N. Engl. J. Med. 307 (6): 339- ... Centers for Disease Control (CDC) (March 1981). "Amebiasis associated with colonic irrigation-Colorado". MMWR Morb. Mortal. ...
*  Oesophagostomum
Common misdiagnosis include carcinoma, appendicitis, amebiasis and tuberculosis. The following is a summary of the second ...
*  Substance P
Steinitz H (Aug 1979). "[Chronic recurrent intestinal amebiasis in Israel (author's transl)]". Leber, Magen, Darm (in German). ...
*  Blastocystosis
van Hal SJ, Stark DJ, Fotedar R, Marriott D, Ellis JT, Harkness JL (2007). "Amoebiasis: current status in Australia". Med. J. ... 2005). "Neurohumoral alterations and their role in amoebiasis" (PDF). Indian J. Clin Biochem. 20 (2): 142-5. doi:10.1007/ ...
*  Surendra Ramachandran
"Radiological changes in Hepatic amoebiasis". pmj.bmj.com. Retrieved 2011-06-04. "Hepatic manifestations during amoebic dysentry ... hepatic amoebiasis, and leptospirosis. He worked at National Hospital Sri Lanka alongside colleagues such as Dr J.B. Peiris, ... ", "Hepatic Amoebiasis" and "Problems in Renal Failure", The SC Paul Gold Medal twice speaking on the "Young Diabetic", and " ...
*  Metronidazole
It is effective for dracunculiasis, giardiasis, trichomoniasis, and amebiasis. It is the drug of choice for a first episode of ... amoebiasis, oral infections, giardiasis, trichomoniasis, and infections caused by susceptible anaerobic organisms such as ...
*  Saliva testing
... "predictive diagnostic value of intestinal amoebiasis…as well as in tissue amoebiasis." A 1990 study that involved saliva ... del Muro R, Acosta E, Merino E, Glender W, Ortiz-Ortiz L (December 1990). "Diagnosis of intestinal amebiasis using salivary IgA ... amoebiasis, and helicobacter pylori infection), and allergic conditions (such as food allergy). Saliva testing also has ...
*  Clioquinol
GHOLZ LM, ARONS WL (1964). "Prophylaxis And Therapy Of Amebiasis And Shigellosis With Iodochlorhydroxyquin". Am. J. Trop. Med. ... Kager PA (2005). "[Outbreak of amoebiasis in a Dutch family; tropics unexpectedly nearby]". Nederlands tijdschrift voor ...
*  Arsthinol
Brown, CH; Gebhart, WF; Reich, A (1956). "Intestinal amebiasis: incidence, symptoms, and treatment with arsthinol (Balarsen)". ... and has been demonstrated to be effective against amoebiasis and yaws. It was marketed few years later by Endo Products ( ...