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My 3 year old and 15 month old have just been confirmed (via O&P) to have dientamoeba fragilis. The 3 year olds diarrhea has cleared but not the 15...

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Thanks for writing to us.

The infection of dientamoeba fragilis is mainly an infection of the intestines and manifests as diarrhea.

It is...

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I was diagnosed with "chronic fatigue syndrome" at the Mayo Clinic. Not believing it since I don't fit the CDC profile and have other symptoms not...

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I have gone through your question.

Dientamoeba fragilis is a parasite that lives in the large intestine of humans.

The most common symptoms...

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A 3 year-old girl was seen by the pediatrician because of severe foul smelling diarrhea and abdominal cramps following a Colorado camping trip....

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Giardia Lamblia. Drug of choice is Metronidazole 400mg thrice daily for 10 days.
It will clear th3 infection

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