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A historical overview of amebiasis

, : A historical overview of amebiasis. Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine 57(3): 175-187

Medical descriptions of liver abscess and of dysentery in India have been made since 1818. Treatment with ipecuanha had commenced earlier. The amoebae were described by Losch in 1875.


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