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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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Amoebiasis is a ubiquitous disease, endemic to Asia, Africa and South America, is an infection by Entamoeba histolytica, affecting young to middle-aged adults.
and metronidazole against Entamoeba histolytica HM1 cells Total no.