Amoeba

Definition of Amoeba:

A single-celled organism that has no rigid body structure.  Examples of parasitic amoebae include Entamoeba histolytica (cause of amoebic dysentery) and Naegleria sp.  and Acanthamoeba sp.  (causes of eosinophilic meningitis).  Amoebae usually move around in water and take in food by extending pseudopods.

Also: Ameba, Amebas, Amebic, Amoebae, Amoebas, Amoebic

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Corticosteroids

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“...problems should make sure their physicians are aware: Osteoporosis or any other bone disease; Current or past tuberculosis; Glaucoma or cataracts; Infections of any type (virus, bacteria, fungus, amoeba); Sores in the nose or recent nose surgery (if using nasal spray forms of corticosteroids); Underactive or overactive thyroid; Liver disease; Stomach or intestine problems; Heart disease; High...”
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Dysentery

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“...The two most common types of dysentery are those caused by shigella bacteria and by ameba parasites...”

Entamoeba Infection

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“...There are a large number of species of amoeba that parasitize the human intestinal tract...”
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Liver Abscess

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“...Amebic abscess, accounting for some 10% of cases, is caused by Entamoeba histolytica; Fungal abscess, accounting for under 10% of cases, is usually caused by Candida; Appendicitis was previously the...”

Protozoan

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“Any one of a large group of one-celled (unicellular) animals, including amoebas...”

Quassia Amara

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“...from the West Indies, for fevers, malaria, snakebite, dyspepsia, venereal diseases, rheumatism, alcoholism, intestinal worms (pinworms, ascarides), cancer, as a stomach bitter for indigestion, amebic dysentery, giardiasis, and gallbladder pain...”
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