Dysentry

What is Dysentry?

Dysentery is an inflammation of the intestine causing diarrhea with blood. Other symptoms may include fever, abdominal pain, and rectal tenesmus (a feeling of incomplete defecation).

It is caused by a number of types of infection such as bacteria, viruses, parasitic worms, or protozoa. It is a type of gastroenteritis. The mechanism is an inflammatory disorder of the intestine, especially of the colon.

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My son of age 4 is having loose motions and sticky green stool for last one week... His stool report (Routine) ( microscopic...

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Brief Answer:
Dysentry (bacterial or amoebic)

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I had some prawns last sunday and since then my body is very hot and i am not feeling comfortable in the stomach. I feel very hot and today...

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Brief Answer:
Red spots are due to allergy.

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As per your description, it seems you had allergic reaction due to prawns.so,you...

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I am suffering from constipation for last 1 month. Gradually it is becoming difficult to pass stools and it has become chronic in last 3 days....

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Brief Answer:
it may be the dysentry.

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As you describe, it appears that you are feeling the defecation every 30 minutes. It may...

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My 5 year old kid is having cold with stuffy nose fever and dysentry without any bad odour.. He went to toilet 8 times.. He is having body pain...

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