Amoebic, Ascariasis and Other Parasitic Enteritis

  • S. Boopathy Vijayaraghavan
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Parasitic infections of the GastroIntestinal tract and infectious enteritis are common clinical conditions. Most of them present with abdominal pain and hence sonography is requested. In this chapter sonographic features of these conditions are described.


Small Bowel Entamoeba Histolytica Ascaris Lumbricoides Trichuris Trichiura Intestinal Amoebiasis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.SONOSCAN: Ultrasonic Scan CentreCoimbatoreIndia

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