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Entamoeba

[¦ent·ə′mē·bə]
(invertebrate zoology)
A genus of parasite amebas in the family Endamoebidae, including some species of the genus Endamoeba which are parasites of humans and other vertebrates.
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Palabras clave: Entamoeba histolytica, Entamoeba dispar, Entamoeba moshkovskii, diagnostico.
Recent developments in amoebiasis:the Gal/GalNAc lectins of Entamoeba histolytica and Entamoeba dispar.
PCR differentiation of Entamoeba histolytica and Entamoeba dispar from patients with amoeba infection initially diagnosed by microscopy.
5,6) Aunque la Entamoeba dispar y la Entamoeba histolytica son morfologicamente iguales, se acepta que son especies geneticamente diferentes.
Asi surgio la hipotesis de Emile Brumpt en 1925, quien basado en observaciones clinicas y epidemiologicas y estudios experimentales en gatos, senalo la existencia de dos especies Entamoeba dispar y Entamoeba dysenteriae, morfologicamente identicas, pero con la particularidad de que la primera actuaba unicamente como comensal en el intestino humano y la segunda con potencial patogeno, sin embargo este planteamiento fue rechazado por la comunidad cientifica internacional en esa epoca (8).
O presente estudo teve como objetivo diferenciar Entamoeba histolytica e Entamoeba dispar por intermédio das ferramentas da bioinformática, oferecendo mais uma opção de análise por meio de PCR seguido de digestão com enzima de restrição.
An improved colorimetric PCR-based method for detection and differentiation of Entamoeba histolytica and Entamoeba dispar in feces.
4,5) It is now known that many of these individuals are infected with a morphologically identical but genetically dissimilar organism, Entamoeba dispar.
Nitazoxanide was safe and effective for the treatment of diarrhea caused by Giardia intestinalis, Entamoeba histolytica, and Entamoeba dispar, reported Dr.
histolytica is very difficult as the parasite is identical in appearance to a non-pathogenic species, Entamoeba dispar.
An improved colorometric PCR based method for detection and differentiation of Entamoeba histolytica and Entamoeba dispar in feces.
They are morphologically indistinguishable from cysts of the commensal Entamoeba dispar and share characteristics with cysts of Entamoeba hartmanni, which are smaller than 10 [micro]m in diameter.