Locally acquired infection with Entamoeba histolytica in men who have sex with men in Australia

Damien J Stark, Rashmi Fotedar, John T Ellis and John L Harkness
Med J Aust 2006; 185 (8): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2006.tb00636.x
Published online: 16 October 2006

To the Editor: We report three cases of locally acquired Entamoeba histolytica infection in men who have sex with men (MSM) in Sydney, New South Wales.

  • Damien J Stark1
  • Rashmi Fotedar1
  • John T Ellis2
  • John L Harkness1

  • 1 Microbiology Department, St Vincent's Hospital, Sydney, NSW.
  • 2 Department of Medical and Molecular Biosciences, University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, NSW.



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