amebiasis


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Related to amebiasis: amoebiasis, metronidazole, Entamoeba histolytica
  • noun

Synonyms for amebiasis

infection by a disease-causing ameba

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Epidemiology of amebiasis in a region of high incidence of amebic liver abscess in central Vietnam.
The EIA testing was performed simultaneously using Litton Bionetics Amebiasis Bio-Enzabead Screen kit, catalog number 9201-15, which was purchased commercially.
Fatal amebiasis complicating corticosteroid management of pemphigus vulgaris.
For intestinal amebiasis, published clinical studies indicate that a three-day course of Tindamax at 2 g per day is effective in treating over 90 percent of patients with the disorder.
If you ask a tourist who's had amebiasis," Mott adds, "he will assure you that dysentery is a very serious disease.
Also approved for giardiasis, intestinal amebiasis, and amebic liver abscess.
Mentha x villosa has also been shown to exhibit antiparasitic actions in amebiasis, giardiasis and urogenital trichomoniasis and schistosomiasis (Borba et al.
Viscerotropic leishmaniasis, falciparum malaria, amebiasis, and pulmonary brucellosis have occurred in US troops.
The patients had diphtheria, tuberculosis, amebiasis.
including V cholerae) Giardiasis Amebiasis (Entamoeba histolytica) Leishmaniasis Tuberculosis Brucellosis Leptospirosis Echinococcosis (hydatid disease) Typhus (epidemic, endemic) Relapsing fever, tick and louse-borne Trachoma Intestinal helminth infections (ascariasis, enterobiasis, trichuriasis) Hookworm infection (ancylostomiasis) Tapeworm infection (taeniasis) Strongyloidiasis Sandfly fever Other arboviral fevers Dengue fever Boutonneuse fever Congo-Crimean hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) Korean hemorrhagic fever Rift Valley fever Viral hepatitis (A, B, C, D, E) Meningococcal meningitis Syphilis (endemic, Bejel) Anthrax Q fever Rabies Plague Malaria Onchocerciasis Schistosomiasis Dracunculiasis Hymenolepiasis
Two variations are amebiasis and giardiasis, dangerous parasites that are ingested every day from foods purveyed by sidewalk vendors, unclean restaurant kitchens, contaminated water, and uncooked food that has not been properly washed.
Doryx[R] is a tetracycline-class antibacterial indicated for rickettsial infections, sexually transmitted infections, respiratory tract infections, specific bacterial infections, ophthalmic infections, anthrax, including inhalational anthrax (post-exposure), alternative treatment for selected infections when penicillin is contraindicated, adjunctive therapy in acute intestinal amebiasis and severe acne, and prophylaxis of malaria.
refined] were attributable to the removal of outliers from historical data; a legionellosis increase in the Bronx was masked by a prior increase in comparable weeks in 2009, and an amebiasis signal in a neighborhood was masked by a prior increase in comparable weeks in 2012.
Among children, other specific enteric infections caused 224 deaths, followed by shigellosis (69 cases), typhoid fever (45 cases), amebiasis (31 cases), and schistosomiasis (12 cases).
9 Other and Unspecified Bacterial Food Poisoning 006 Amebiasis 007.