MCID: DNT004
MIFTS: 16

Dientamoebiasis

Categories: Infectious diseases, Gastrointestinal diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Dientamoebiasis

MalaCards integrated aliases for Dientamoebiasis:

Name: Dientamoebiasis 12 44 15 73
Intestinal Trichomoniasis 12 73

Classifications:



External Ids:

Disease Ontology 12 DOID:946
MeSH 44 D004030

Summaries for Dientamoebiasis

Disease Ontology : 12 A parasitic protozoa infectious disease that involves infection of the large intestine by a protozoan parasite Dientamoeba fragilis. The symptoms include diarrhea, stomach pain and cramping, loss of appetite and weight, nausea, and fatigue.

MalaCards based summary : Dientamoebiasis, also known as intestinal trichomoniasis, is related to trichomoniasis and anisakiasis. An important gene associated with Dientamoebiasis is FAS-AS1 (FAS Antisense RNA 1). The drugs Metronidazole and Anti-Infective Agents have been mentioned in the context of this disorder.

Related Diseases for Dientamoebiasis

Diseases related to Dientamoebiasis via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 trichomoniasis 10.2
2 anisakiasis 9.9
3 diarrhea 9.8

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Dientamoebiasis

Drugs & Therapeutics for Dientamoebiasis

Drugs for Dientamoebiasis (from DrugBank, HMDB, Dgidb, PharmGKB, IUPHAR, NovoSeek, BitterDB):

(show all 7)
# Name Status Phase Clinical Trials Cas Number PubChem Id
1
Metronidazole Approved Phase 4 443-48-1 4173
2 Anti-Infective Agents Phase 4
3 Antiparasitic Agents Phase 4
4 Antiprotozoal Agents Phase 4
5
Formaldehyde Approved, Vet_approved 50-00-0 712
6 Ether
7 Disinfectants

Interventional clinical trials:


# Name Status NCT ID Phase Drugs
1 Treatment Study of Metronidazole to Treat Dientamoebiasis in Children Completed NCT01314976 Phase 4 Metronidazole;Placebo
2 Diagnosis of Neglected Tropical Diseases Among Patients With Persistent Digestive Disorders Completed NCT02105714

Search NIH Clinical Center for Dientamoebiasis

Cochrane evidence based reviews: dientamoebiasis

Genetic Tests for Dientamoebiasis

Anatomical Context for Dientamoebiasis

Publications for Dientamoebiasis

Articles related to Dientamoebiasis:

(show all 13)
# Title Authors Year
1
Report of the first clinical case of intestinal trichomoniasis caused by Tritrichomonas foetus in a cat with chronic diarrhoea in Brazil. ( 28412947 )
2017
2
Metronidazole therapy for treating dientamoebiasis in children is not associated with better clinical outcomes: a randomized, double-blinded and placebo-controlled clinical trial. ( 24647023 )
2014
3
Anisakiasis mistaken for dientamoebiasis? ( 23965282 )
2013
4
First report of feline intestinal trichomoniasis caused by Tritrichomonas foetus in Korea. ( 20877505 )
2010
5
A review of the clinical presentation of dientamoebiasis. ( 20348509 )
2010
6
Fluorescence in situ hybridization for identification of Tritrichomonas foetus in formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded histological specimens of intestinal trichomoniasis. ( 20447769 )
2010
7
A comparison of metronidazole and single-dose ornidazole for the treatment of dientamoebiasis. ( 18397330 )
2008
8
Dientamoebiasis: clinical importance and recent advances. ( 16380293 )
2006
9
Clinical and microbiological features of dientamoebiasis in patients suspected of suffering from a parasitic gastrointestinal illness: a comparison of Dientamoeba fragilis and Giardia lamblia infections. ( 16469517 )
2006
10
Respiratory and intestinal trichomoniasis in mule ducks. ( 18483934 )
1997
11
Intestinal trichomoniasis due to Tritrichomonas mobilensis in tree shrews (Tupaia belangeri). ( 8569152 )
1995
12
Equine intestinal trichomoniasis. ( 4243948 )
1969
13
Equine protozoan diarrhea (equine intestinal trichomoniasis) at Trinidad racetracks. ( 5812452 )
1969

Variations for Dientamoebiasis

Expression for Dientamoebiasis

Search GEO for disease gene expression data for Dientamoebiasis.

Pathways for Dientamoebiasis

GO Terms for Dientamoebiasis

Sources for Dientamoebiasis

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74 UMLS via Orphanet
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