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Dysentery, Bacillary

Introduction: Dysentery, Bacillary

Description of Dysentery, Bacillary

Dysentery, Bacillary (medical condition): An infectious disease which affects the intestinal tract and is caused by...more »

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  »Introduction: Shigellosis
  »Symptoms of Shigellosis

Dysentery, Bacillary: DYSENTERY caused by gram-negative rod-shaped enteric bacteria (ENTEROBACTERIACEAE), most often by the genus SHIGELLA. Shigella dysentery, Shigellosis, is classified into subgroups according to syndrome severity and the infectious species. Group A: SHIGELLA DYSENTERIAE (severest); Group B: SHIGELLA FLEXNERI; Group C: SHIGELLA BOYDII; and Group D: SHIGELLA SONNEI (mildest).
Source: MeSH 2007

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Dysentery, Bacillary as a Disease

Dysentery, Bacillary: Another name for Shigellosis (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Shigellosis
  »Symptoms of Shigellosis

Dysentery, Bacillary: Related Diseases

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Causes of Dysentery, Bacillary

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Symptoms of Dysentery, Bacillary (Shigellosis)

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Dysentery, Bacillary: Article Excerpts about Shigellosis

Shigellosis is an infectious disease caused by a group of bacteria called Shigella.... (Source: excerpt from Shigellosis (General): DBMD)

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Dysentery, Bacillary

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Dysentery, Bacillary

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