Dysentery: A general term for various bacterial digestive disorders.
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causes, and treatments of Dysentery is available below.
Symptoms of Dysentery
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Treatments for Dysentery
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Wrongly Diagnosed with Dysentery?
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Alternative Treatments for Dysentery
Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Dysentery may include:
- Mercurius corrosivus homeopathic remedy
- Colocynth homeopathic remedy
- Arsenicum homeopathic remedy
- Carbo vegetabilis homeopathic remedy
- Cinchona homeopathic remedy
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Types of Dysentery
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Types of Dysentery
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Causes of Dysentery
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causes of Dysentery
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Disease Topics Related To Dysentery
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Dysentery: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Dysentery
Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called ...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the "good" bacteria in the...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In fact, it's more likely to be...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain,...read more »
Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a...read more »
Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases.
Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, ...read more »
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Hospitals & Clinics: Dysentery
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Dysentery: Rare Types
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Latest Treatments for Dysentery
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Clinical Trials for Dysentery
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and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Dysentery include:
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Prevention of Dysentery
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None of these methods guarantee prevention of Dysentery.
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Dysentery: Broader Related Topics
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Definitions of Dysentery:
An infection of the intestines marked by severe diarrhea
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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