Shigellosis

What is Shigellosis?

Shigellosis is an acute bacterial infection of the lining of the intestines.

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I was recently in Argentina and developed abdominal pain and diarrhea. An abdominal ultrasound showed that I had colitis and white blood cells in...

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Brief Answer:
Yes, if there is strong clinical evidence

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Hi and tank you so much for this query.

I am so sorry to hear about what...

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We have had the stomach bug and have major bloating and cramps what is best way to treat? Feel like have gained 5 lbs even though not eating much...

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Brief Answer:
Diet And Lifestyle, Likely IBS

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Thank you for asking!

i read your question and understand your concern. Bloating and...

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hello doc... i am a 22yrs old student....since 3 days i am having slight fever, dizziness, sweating and motions but the motions are not frequent...

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Brief Answer:
?Bacterial enteritis

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Hi,

Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.

A combination of mild...

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about 6-7 weeks ago I started to have sever diarrhea and stomach problems for about 2 days. The symptoms got a little better but I still...

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hello doc... i am a 22yrs old student....since 3 days i am having slight fever , dizziness , sweating and motions but the motions are not frequent...

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We have had the stomach bug and have major bloating and cramps what is best way to treat? Feel like have gained 5 lbs even though not eating much...

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I have a clear sticky/jello like substance in my stool

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My husband is being treated for a bacterial intestinal infection that is most likely shigellosis. He is exhibiting CNS symptoms that mimic...

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I was experiencing chills and cold sweats and weakness. This is usually before I have a bowel movement. After I relieve myself I feel better. The...

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