Which amoebas cause diseases in humans? How do you avoid suffering from these diseases?

by Hun Pisetha
(Phnom Phen)

The lesson is about the Protists.

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diseases
by: Umer Parvez

Amoeba Called "Entamoeba histolytica" is the human parasite and can cause "Amoebic Dysentery".

Amoeba-E.histolytica
by: Anonymous

All amoebas are non pathogenic except for Entamoeba histolytica.Pathogenicity means ability to cause disease. E.histolytica can cause dysentry(bloody diarrhea). The risk factors are poor hygiene, travelers, male homosexual and in immunodeficient patient. Mode of transmission is by oral ingestion and sexual transmission.So,we can prevent them by practising good hygiene(proper water treatment).


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