bacillary dysentery

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Noun1.bacillary dysentery - an acute infection of the intestine by shigella bacteriabacillary dysentery - an acute infection of the intestine by shigella bacteria; characterized by diarrhea and fever and abdominal pains
dysentery - an infection of the intestines marked by severe diarrhea

bac·il·la·ry dys·en·ter·y

n. infección del colon causada por microorganismos.
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To the Editor: Shigella sonnei causes a bacillary dysentery called shigellosis.
These pathogens can even cause diseases such as typhoid fever, cholera, bacillary dysentery and hepatitis.
Coli and Campylobacter species were confirmed in one case each while there were three confirmed cases of Campylobacter Jejuni and five cases of Bacillary Dysentery.
Bacillary Dysentery as a causative factor of IBS and its pathogenesis.
Surfers Against Sewage claims a bather could ingest enough of the harmful pathogens to trigger illness, including: diarrhoea, paralysis, meningitis, fever, mild or influenzal typhodial illness, respiratory disease, enteritis/gastro-enteritis, rashes, typhoid fever, hepatitis, salmonella infections, bacillary dysentery, conjunctivitis, pneumonia and septicaemia, hand, foot and mouth disease, colonic ulceration or herpes.