This section aims to publish studies looking at all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of parasitological diseases in humans, as well as related studies on molecular and cellular biology, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.
Use of PCR in the diagnosis of pericardial amebiasis: a case report and systematic review of the literature
Entamoeba histolytica (E. histolytica) is rarely identified as a cause of amebic pericarditis. We report a case of amebic pericarditis complicated by cardiac tamponade, in which the diagnosis was missed initiall...
Citation: BMC Infectious Diseases 2021 21:960