What Is A Dient Amoebiasis?

March 22 21:31 2019 Print This Article

It is defined as a disorder in which there is an infection due to the D Fragilis. The parasite has a single cell which involves the gastro intestinal tract part of humans. It is the cause of chronic abdominal pain, fatigue, inability to thrive in children and travelers diarrhoea. Most of the individuals do not show any symptoms.

What are the signs and symptoms of Dient amoebiasis?

It includes the infection with the other parasite. It includes the diarrhea as well as pain in the abdomen. Diarrhea is not continuous and is not present in all cases. It is not acute and remains for 14 days. It can be asymptomatic or severe which includes the weight loss, fear, vomiting and the digestive system is involved. In the case of children the symptoms are quite severe. It includes the fatigue, loss of weight, nausea and vomiting, skin rash, itchiness as well as the infection in biliary.

What are the modes of transmission of Dient amoebiasis?

The causative parasite leads to a cyst stage which can live outside the host. It helps in the new infection of host. The exact method is not known. The organism cannot live outside the human body and there is an absence of the cyst stage. Some of the authors agree with the cyst stage and some not agree with the cyst stage. Pin worms transmit these organisms and help to protect the organism outside the host. One can also see an infection with the helminthes.

How Dient amoebiasis can be diagnosed?

It includes the use of visual examination and a patient history. It can also be done with the help of examination of stool. One must consult a parasitologist. This procedure is known as the ova as well as parasite examination. One third of the children with parasite infection suffer from eosinophilia. There are three specimen of stool which must be taken. It must be fixed in alcohol. One can also use formalin. Then a microscopic examination is done and must be done with the help of oil immersion lens. They have no cystic stage. From the stool one can recover trophozoite. One must also examine the ova as well as parasite. There are few authors which recommend the use of DNA fragment analysis. It gives better results as compared to the viewing seen in the help of a microscope. The other test is the indirect fluorescent antibody.

How Dient amoebiasis can be treated?

It includes that there is no specific treatment for this disorder. One must identify the cause for it and must act against it. The pin worm infection must be left. The successful result has been provided by the use of metronidazole, paromyocin as well as doxycycline. One must use combination of drugs and not a single drug can be used. All the people must be checked for this parasite as in early stages this disease does not show any symptoms. It can lead to multiple infections. The effective drug for this disorder especially in the case of travelers is paromyocin. It helps to counter react poor sanitation as well as the drinking water which is not clean.

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