Medical Dictionary

Dientamoeba

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noun Di·ent·amoe·ba \ˌdī-ˌent-ə-ˈmē-bə\

Medical Definition of Dientamoeba

  1. :  a genus of amebic protozoans parasitic in the intestines of humans and monkeys that include one (D. fragilis) known to cause abdominal pain, anorexia, and loose stools in humans


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