Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Liver Abscess Amebic Risk Factors

Risk factors for extraintestinal amebiasis include:

  • Travel to a developing country

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Last Updated: Nov 5, 2007 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Liver Abscess Amebic References
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