Listeriosis

What is Listeriosis?

It is a disease caused by infection with listeria, which can resemble influenza or meningitis and may cause miscarriage.

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I have AIDS about high 200's cd4 count. What organism from frozen cooked shrinp could i get. got the shits bad for a few days lowgrade fever...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Listeriosis is a possibility.Rarewith CD4count 200

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Hi,
Welcome to HCM.

Thanks for posting your query.

Cooked shrimps...

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Hi, this morning I had back pain like muscle soreness in my mid back region along with 4 trips to the bathroom with diarrhea . I also have nausea...

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it is not listeria as it causes vomiting more than diarrhea. u have no vomitins. it is more common in infants and rare in pregnancy.

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I am nearly 22 weeks pregnant and this week I actually ate two pears from the supermarket that were not washed or rinsed by me. I...

doctor1 MD

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Not a serious issue. Dont worry about it

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I understand your concerns about contracting toxoplasmosis or...

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