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Signs of Amebiasis

Symptoms of Amebiasis

The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources for Amebiasis may include:

Note that Amebiasis symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient, but the phrase Amebiasis signs may often refer to those signs that are only noticable by a doctor.

Signs or Symptoms of Amebiasis:

On average, about one in 10 people who are infected with
E. histolytica becomes sick from the infection. The symptoms often are quite mild and can include loose stools, stomach pain, and stomach cramping. Amebic dysentery is a severe form of amebiasis associated with stomach pain, bloody stools, and fever. Rarely, E. histolytica invades the liver and forms an abscess. Even less commonly, it spreads to other parts of the body, such as the lungs or brain. (Source: excerpt from Amebiasis: DPD)

More Symptoms of Amebiasis:

More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of Amebiasis article. In addition to the above medical information, to get a full picture of the possible signs or symptoms of this condition and also possibly the signs and symptoms of its related medical conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by:

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What are the signs of Amebiasis?

The phrase "signs of Amebiasis" should, strictly speaking, refer only to those signs and symptoms of Amebiasis that are not readily apparent to the patient. The word "symptoms of Amebiasis" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of Amebiasis.

The signs and symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Amebiasis. This medical information about signs and symptoms for Amebiasis has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Amebiasis signs or Amebiasis symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Amebiasis may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Amebiasis symptoms.


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