When are intestinal biopsies indicated in the evaluation of amebiasis?

Updated: Jul 19, 2019
  • Author: Vinod K Dhawan, MD, FACP, FRCPC, FIDSA; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Answer

The intestinal biopsy specimen should be taken from the edge of ulcers and evaluated for motile trophozoites.


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