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Table 1 Clinical features of 16 patients with amebic colitis

From: Characteristics of endoscopic and pathological findings of amebic colitis

No Sex Symptoms Endoscopic findings
1 M Blood stools, abdominal pain Multiple erosion and ulcers in the cecum and the rectum
2 M Blood stools, abdominal pain Multiple irregularly shaped ulcers ulcers in the cecum and the rectum
3 M Diarrhea The small superficial erosion or reddened mucosa in the rectum, and irregular ulcers in the cecum
4 M Blood stools, abdominal pain Multiple irregularly shaped ulcers in the cecum and rectosigmoid colon
5 M Blood stools, abdominal pain Multiple irregularly shaped ulcers in the cecum and the rectum
6 M Abdominal pain, blood stools Multiple irregularly shaped ulcers in the cecum and the rectum
7 M No symptoms Multiple small irregularly shaped ulcers in the cecum
8 M Blood stools Multiple irregularly shaped ulcers in the cecum and the sigmoid colon
9 M Diarrhea The small superficial erosion or reddened mucosa in the rectum, and irregular ulcers in the cecum
10 M Blood stools, abdominal pain Multiple irregularly shaped ulcers in the cecum, ascending colon and transverse colon
11 M Abdominal discomfort The small superficial erosion or reddened mucosa in the rectum, and irregular ulcers in the cecum
12 M Lower abdominal pain The small superficial erosion or reddened mucosa in the rectum, and irregular ulcers in the cecum
13 M Diarrhea with mucus or blood Multiple irregularly shaped ulcers in the cecum and the sigmoid colon
14 M Abdominal pain The small superficial erosion and ulcers in the cecum, ascending colon and transverse colon
15 M Abdominal discomfort The small superficial erosion or reddened mucosa in the rectum, and irregular ulcers in the cecum
16 F Blood stools Multiple irregularly shaped ulcers in the cecum and rectosigmoid colon