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Shigella flexneri

Shigella flexneri: Introduction

Shigella flexneri: A form of bacterium. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Shigella flexneri is available below.

Symptoms of Shigella flexneri

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Shigella flexneri?

Shigella flexneri: Complications

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Causes of Shigella flexneri

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Disease Topics Related To Shigella flexneri

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Shigella flexneri: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Shigella flexneri

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. 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 intestinal imbalance. The digestive 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 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 an infectious 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 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 malabsorption 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, more »

Shigella flexneri: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Shigella flexneri

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Shigella flexneri: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Shigella flexneri

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Prognosis for Shigella flexneri

Prognosis for Shigella flexneri: Symptoms can last from days to weeks.

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Shigella flexneri: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Shigella flexneri:

A bacterium which is one of the etiologic agents of bacillary dysentery (DYSENTERY, BACILLARY) and sometimes of infantile gastroenteritis. - (Source - Diseases Database)


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