[ am-uh-bahy-uh-sis ]
/ ˌæm əˈbaɪ ə sɪs /
- ame damnee,
- amebic abscess,
- amebic colitis,
- amebic dysentery,
- amebic granuloma
Origin of amebiasis
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An infection or disease caused by pathogenic amebas, especially Entamoeba histolytica.amebiosis amebism
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
An infection or disease caused by amoebas, especially of the species Entamoeba histolytica, characterized by dysentery.
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