Entamoeba histolytica facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsEntamoeba histolytica
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E. histolytica is estimated to infect about 50 million people worldwide. About seventy thousand die each year, mostly from liver abscesses or other complications. The disease it causes is known as amoebiasis. A related species, Entamoeba dispar, may be even more common.
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