Amebiasis Transmission

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The parasite is transmitted by: 

Glass of water

The faecal-oral route. People acquire the infection by ingesting contaminated food or water. 

Two people kissing

Person-to-person contact, for example through sex, although this is less common. 

The donations that can be done through this webpage are exclusively for the benefit of Hospital Clínic of Barcelona through Fundació Clínic per a la Recerca Biomèdica and not for BBVA Foundation, entity that collaborates with the project of PortalClínic.


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