TITLE

Dientamoeba fragilis: an emerging role in intestinal disease

AUTHOR(S)
Lagacé-Wiens, Philippe R.; VanCaeseele, Paul G.; Koschik, Cliff
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/29/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 5, p468
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the results of a study on the emerging role of Dientamoeba (D.) fragilis in intestinal disease. Information on the mode of transmission of D. fragilis is presented. The examination of D. fragilis infection in Manitoba is discussed and several diseases that result from such infection are also identified.
ACCESSION #
22278792

 

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