Day: October 17, 2019


Historical Amebiasis Data

The causative agent of the disease was discovered by F. A. Leshem in 1875 when examining the feces of a patient with bloody diarrhea and named him Amoeba coll . F. A. Lesch considered Amoeba coli to be the causative agent of a special type of dysentery. He also infected four dogs with feces of this patient, one of which got an acute […]

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