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
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bac·il·la·ry dys·en·ter·y

n. infección del colon causada por microorganismos.
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In this respect there are a few names Dr Boyd did research on "Bacillary Dysentery" isolated Bacilli -'Shiga Boyd'.
The bacillary dysentery or called shigellosis that caused by Shigella that has the lowest infective dose ranging from 100 to 1000 cell to cause the infection (Chang et al., 2012).
However, the presence of fecal leukocytes is often regarded as a diagnostic feature of bacillary dysentery, a term that is used interchangeably with shigellosis, and consequently diagnosed as such, leading to confusion over which pathogen is the causative agent (Shigella, Salmonella, enteroinvasive Escherichia coli, Campylobacter, or Yersinia) (29).
Shigellosis or severe bacillary dysentery is disease of public health importance because it is associated with increased mortality and morbidity especially among the children of developing countries [17].
Diseases spread by the faecal-oral route, such as "hepatitis A, bacillary dysentery, and many diarrhoeal" diseases; these are transmitted by water and also by other sources, such as food or hands.
"Quantifying the Impact of Floods on Bacillary Dysentery in Dalian City, China, From 2004 to 2010.
Malnutrition, diseases like polio, typhoid fever or bacillary dysentery, cryptosporidiosis, cholera, rotavirus infections, and a variety of worm infestations, continue to endanger the health of children and old people.
From May 2013 to January 2015, Eighty-nine IBS patients were recruited in the internal medicine department of the affiliated hospital of Shandong university of Traditional Chinese medicine for this study, including 48 PI-IBS patients with a history of acute enteritis, bacillary dysentery or related gastrointestinal infection within the previous 3 to 12 months and 41 non-PI-IBS patients.