"Dysentery, Amebic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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DYSENTERY caused by intestinal amebic infection, chiefly with ENTAMOEBA HISTOLYTICA. This condition may be associated with amebic infection of the LIVER and other distant sites.
- Dysentery, Amebic
- Amebic Dysentery
- Amebic Dysenteries
- Dysenteries, Amebic
- Amebiasis, Intestinal
- Amebiases, Intestinal
- Intestinal Amebiases
- Intestinal Entamoeba histolytica Infection
- Amoebiasis, Intestinal
- Amoebiases, Intestinal
- Intestinal Amoebiases
- Intestinal Amoebiasis
- Amoebic Colitis
- Amoebic Colitides
- Colitides, Amoebic
- Colitis, Amoebic
- Amoebic Dysentery
- Amoebic Dysenteries
- Dysenteries, Amoebic
- Dysentery, Amoebic
- Colitis, Amebic
- Amebic Colitides
- Amebic Colitis
- Colitides, Amebic
- Intestinal Amebiasis
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Cantey JR. Infectious diarrhea. Pathogenesis and risk factors. Am J Med. 1985 Jun 28; 78(6B):65-75.
Pittman FE. Intestinal amebiasis. Compr Ther. 1975 Oct; 1(6):61-7.
Pittman FE, Pittman JC, Kairalla AB, Deuel AH, Lushbaugh WB. Letter: Failure to diagnose amoebiasis. Lancet. 1975 Aug 23; 2(7930):360.
Pittman FE, Hennigar GR. Sigmoidoscopic and colonic mucosal biopsy findings in amebic colitis. Arch Pathol. 1974 Mar; 97(3):155-8.
Pittman FE, Pittman JC. Amebic liver abscess following metronidazole therapy for amebic colitis. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 1974 Mar; 23(2):146-50.
Pittman FE. Letter: Treatment of amoebic colitis. Lancet. 1974 Jan 05; 1(7845):29.
Pittman FE. Letter: Treatment of amoebic colitis. Lancet. 1973 Dec 08; 2(7841):1325-6.
Pittman FE, Pittman JC, el-Hashimi WK. Studies of human amebiasis. 3. Ameboma: a radiologic manifestation of amebic colitis. Am J Dig Dis. 1973 Dec; 18(12):1025-31.
Pittman FE, el-Hashimi WK, Pittman JC. Studies of human amebiasis. I. Clinical and laboratory findings in eight cases of acute amebic colitis. Gastroenterology. 1973 Oct; 65(4):581-7.
Pittman FE, el-Hashimi WK, Pittman JC. Studies of human amebiasis. II. Light and electron-microscopic observations of colonic mucosa and exudate in acute amebic colitis. Gastroenterology. 1973 Oct; 65(4):588-603.