Amebiasis Presenting as Multiple Apple Core Lesions

Messersmith, Richard N.; Chase, Gerald J.
March 1984
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1984, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p238
Academic Journal
An unusual manifestion of amebiasis is presented to demonstrate its ability to masquerade as carcinoma or a variety of colitides. The importance of actively considering Entamoeba histolytica-induced disease in a differential diagnosis of bloody diarrhea is emphasized.


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