What is Amebiasis?
It is an illness caused by a parasite. The parasite is found in the stool (bowel movement) of an infected person. It is sometimes called amebic dysentery.
What are the symptoms?
How is Amebiasis spread?
How can you avoid getting Amebiasis?
Wash your hands with soap and water, especially:
What about foreign travel?
When traveling to underdeveloped countries:
Remember…Use good hand washing. A person with diarrhea should not prepare food for others.