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Entamoeba histolytica IgG

Test Description

Entamoeba histolytica is a parasite that causes the disease amebiasis once it enters your digestive system. The body’s immune system will initiate an immune response to this parasitic invasion and antibodies are produced. A blood test can help identify the presence and concentration of antibodies in the bloodstream to the parasite Entamoeba histolytica. A positive result for antibodies indicates that you have been infected by Entamoeba histolytica.

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