Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical.
Related to amebiosis: amoebiasis, metronidazole, Entamoeba histolytica
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||amebiosis - infection by a disease-causing ameba|
amebic dysentery, amoebic dysentery - inflammation of the intestines caused by Endamoeba histolytica; usually acquired by ingesting food or water contaminated with feces; characterized by severe diarrhea
protozoal infection - any infection caused by a protozoan