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Condition 101

What are the alternative names for Amebiasis?

  • Amoebic dysentery due to Entamoeba histolytica
  • Amoebiasis due to Entamoeba histolytica
  • Amebic dysentery
  • Intestinal amebiasis

Latest Research

Latest Advance
  • Condition: Amebic Liver Abscess Refractory to Metronidazole (MNZ) and Percutaneous Drainage
  • Journal: BMC surgery
  • Treatment Used: Surgical Drainage with Intraoperative Ultrasonography
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report discusses a 53-year-old man with amebic liver abscess refractory to metronidazole (MNZ) treated with preoperative computed tomography (CT) and percutaneous and surgical drainage with intraoperative ultrasonography (IOUS).
Latest Advance
  • Condition: Uncomplicated Amebic Liver Abscess
  • Journal: Indian journal of gastroenterology : official journal of the Indian Society of Gastroenterology
  • Treatment Used: Varied
  • Number of Patients: 570
  • Published —
In this review of the literature, researchers evaluated the best treatments for uncomplicated amebic liver abscesses.

Clinical Trials

Clinical Trial
Diagnostic Test
  • Status: Not yet recruiting
  • Study Type: Diagnostic Test
  • Participants: 138
  • Start Date: September 2020
Different Methods for Detection and Identification of Entamoeba Species in Assuit Governorate.