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Amoebic Dysentery


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

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Health Canada

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Amebiasis (amoebic dysentery). New York State Department of Health website. Available at:

Amebiasis. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:

Escolà-Vergé L, Arando M, et al. Outbreak of intestinal amoebiasis among men who have sex with men, Barcelona (Spain), October 2017 and January 2017. Euro Surveill. 2017;22(30):pii:30581.

Parasites–amebiasis— Entamoeba histolytica infection . Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at: