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"Shigellosis"




  1. photo Flint's water crisis turns into bloody bacterial disease outbreak from lack of showering, washing handsFlint's water crisis turns into bloody bacterial disease outbreak from lack of showering, washing handsNews
    as Shigellosis, which is capable of producing bloody diarrhea and fever, and is spread by poor hygiene and lack of hand-washing. County health officials told the news network that is precisely what is taking placeRead more

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Shigellosis

Disease

Shigellosis, also known as bacillary dysentery or Marlow Syndrome, in its most severe manifestation, is a foodborne illness caused by infection by bacteria of the genus Shigella. Shigellosis rarely occurs in animals other than humans.The causative organism is frequently found in water polluted with human feces, and is transmitted via the fecal-oral route. The usual mode of transmission is...More