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Colon non tumor
Infectious colitis (specific microorganisms)
Amebic colitis

Reviewer: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 8 May 2014, last major update March 2013
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Epidemiology
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Sites
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Case reports
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Drawings
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Life cycle

Model for mechanism of cytotoxicity

Gross description
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Gross images
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Ulcers

Micro description
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Micro images
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Flask shaped ulcer

Trophozoites


Low power

Medium power

Tissue destruction

Numerous trophozoites


Amoeba in stool (trichrome)

PAS

Leptin receptor



Case of the Week #257


Contributed by: Dr. Hanni Gulwani, Bhopal Memorial Hospital and Research Centre (India)


Positive stains
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Additional references
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End of Colon non tumor > Infectious colitis (specific microorganisms) > Amebic colitis


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