Amebiasis in Africa

  • CDC- amebiasis
    Links to factsheet, clinical information and Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports.
  • eMedicine- Amebiasis (article)
    This article by Maria A Horga, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, provides clinical information about amebiasis pathology and treatment.
  • Tropical Medicine Central Resource- Chapter 1, Amebiasis
    This site links to chapter 1 of a 1700 page, 2 volume textbook "The Imaging of Tropical Diseases, with Epidemiological, Pathological and Clinical Corrilation". This richly-illustrated online textbook chapter provides clear and extensive information on amebiasis for various tropical populations.
  • The Merck Manual- Amebiasis
    Provides basic information about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.
  • Intestinal Protozoa- Amebas
    Medical and scientific information on the organisms and the diseases they cause provided by University of Texas Medical Branch. Extensive online resource, by Dr. O. P. Kapoor.
  • The Entamoeba Homepage- hosted by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
    Provides information about the parasite, phylogeny, links, references, images, addresses of researchers, newsletter and journal.