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Dysentery

Dysentery: Introduction

Dysentery: A general term for various bacterial digestive disorders. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Dysentery is available below.

Symptoms of Dysentery

Treatments for Dysentery

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Dysentery?

Dysentery: Deaths

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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
  • more treatments »

Types of Dysentery

Dysentery: Complications

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Causes of Dysentery

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Disease Topics Related To Dysentery

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Dysentery: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Dysentery

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may...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...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's ...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac...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...read more »

Dysentery: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Dysentery

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Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Dysentery, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Dysentery: Rare Types

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Latest Treatments for Dysentery

Dysentery: Animations

Research about Dysentery

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Clinical Trials for Dysentery

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on ClinicalTrials.gov for Dysentery include:

Prevention of Dysentery

Prevention information for Dysentery has been compiled from various data sources and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Dysentery.

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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