Journal of Pure and Applied MicrobiologyVol. 11 No. 3

Impact of Intestinal Entamoeba histolytica on Sera of Leukotreins D4, Interleukin -6, Acid phosphatase and other Some Trace Elements

Khalil Ismail.A.Mohamed1, Mohammed Sami Khadhum2, Huda Q. Mohammed Abu-Al-ess1, Saad Hasan Mohammed Ali1, Suha. A.AL.Fukhar1, Wifaq.M.Ali AL-Wattar1 and Jinan M. Mousa1

1Clinical Communicable Diseases Research Unit, College of Medicine, University of Baghdad, Baghdad-Iraq. 2Department of Basic Sciences, College of Dentisty, University of Baghdad, Baghdad-Iraq.

Received on 21 June 2017 and accepted on 19 August 2017



The study was carried out during a period of February 2016-September2016 to detection of Entamoeba histolytica in(66) patients with age range 21 -60 years who attended Al –Fayed clinical laboratory in Baghdad. The diagnosis done by microscopic examination and Triage (Micro parasite panel test) methods. a blood samples was taken from each patients as well as other(30)healthy control matching in age and gender. The study included measurement the concentration of LeukotreinD4,Interleukin-6 , Acidphoshatase activity ,Zinc and Copper in sera of patients and control .The result indicated presence the parasites in all patients in both methods .The concentration of LTD4 ,IL-6 ,ACP increased significantly . The concentration of Zinc decreased significantly. The concentration of copper statistically non significant in both interval ages in patients sera in comparison with healthy control

Keywords : Entamoeba histolytica, LeukotreinsD4, Acidphosphatase, Interleukin-6, Copper, Zinc.