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Glossary for Bacterial digestive infections

  • Abdominal conditions: Medical conditions affecting the abdominal region.
  • Abdominal cramps: A condition which is characterized by the sensation of muscle cramps that is located in the abdomen
  • Abdominal pain: A condition which is characterized by the sensation of pain that is located in the abdomen
  • Bacterial diseases: Diseases caused by a bacterial infection
  • Cholera: An acute bacterial disease transmitted through food or water contaminated with human faeces. The intestinal infection is caused by the bacterium Vibrio cholerae.
  • Conditions involving a pathogen: Medical conditions involving some type of pathogen, such as a virus or bacteria.
  • Crohn's disease: Crohn's disease causes inflammation of the digestive system. It is one of a group of diseases called inflammatory bowel disease. The disease can affect any area from the mouth to the anus. It often affects the lower part of the small intestine called the ileum.
  • Diarrhea: Loose or watery stool.
  • Digestive Diseases: Diseases that affect the digestive system
  • Dysentery: A general term for various bacterial digestive disorders.
  • Intestinal Conditions: Conditions that affect the intestines
  • Lethargy: feeling of tiredness
  • Nausea: The queasy feeling of nausea and often also vomiting.
  • Stomach Conditions: Any condition that affects a persons stomach
  • Sudden Digestive Conditions: Various forms of sudden acute digestive upset.
  • Tachycardia: Excessively rapid heart beat.
  • Vomiting: Vomiting or retching symptoms.

 

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