[Autochthonous amebiasis in the region of Nantes]

Bull Soc Pathol Exot Filiales. Mar-Apr 1979;72(2):111-7.
[Article in French]

Abstract

A retrospective study on amoebiasis observed in the central hospital in Nantes since twenty years, shows that, at least, 16 % of the intestinal cases and 1/6, 5 of 30 cases of hepatic amoebiasis are autochthonous.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Child
  • Dysentery, Amebic / epidemiology*
  • Dysentery, Amebic / transmission
  • Female
  • France
  • Humans
  • Liver Abscess, Amebic / epidemiology*
  • Liver Abscess, Amebic / transmission
  • Male
  • Middle Aged