Acute inflammation of the intestine associated with infectious DIARRHEA of various etiologies, generally acquired by eating contaminated food containing TOXINS, BIOLOGICAL derived from BACTERIA or other microorganisms. Dysentery is characterized initially by watery FECES then by bloody mucoid stools. It is often associated with ABDOMINAL PAIN; FEVER; and DEHYDRATION.
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).
DYSENTERY caused by intestinal amebic infection, chiefly with ENTAMOEBA HISTOLYTICA. This condition may be associated with amebic infection of the LIVER and other distant sites.
A species of anaerobic, spiral bacteria that was formerly classified as Serpulina hyodysenteriae and Treponema hyodysenteriae (and for a short while, Serpula hyodysenteriae). This organism is the agent of swine dysentery.
Infections with bacteria of the genus TREPONEMA.
Infections with bacteria of the order SPIROCHAETALES.
A bacterium which is one of the etiologic agents of bacillary dysentery (DYSENTERY, BACILLARY) and sometimes of infantile gastroenteritis.
A species of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria that is extremely pathogenic and causes severe dysentery. Infection with this organism often leads to ulceration of the intestinal epithelium.
An arsenical which has been used as a feed additive for enteric conditions in pigs and poultry. It causes blindness and is ototoxic and nephrotoxic in animals.
Diseases of domestic swine and of the wild boar of the genus Sus.
A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria that ferments sugar without gas production. Its organisms are intestinal pathogens of man and other primates and cause bacillary dysentery (DYSENTERY, BACILLARY).
A genus of microorganisms of the order SPIROCHAETALES, many of which are pathogenic and parasitic for man and animals.
A genus of flexible, spiral rods found in hydrogen sulfide-containing mud, sewage, and polluted water. None of the species properly referred to in this genus are pathogenic.
A lactose-fermenting bacterium causing dysentery.
A species of CORONAVIRUS infecting neonatal calves, presenting as acute diarrhea, and frequently leading to death.
A species of parasitic protozoa causing ENTAMOEBIASIS and amebic dysentery (DYSENTERY, AMEBIC). Characteristics include a single nucleus containing a small central karyosome and peripheral chromatin that is finely and regularly beaded.
A republic in eastern Africa bounded on the north by RWANDA and on the south by TANZANIA. Its capital is Bujumbura.
A family of spiral bacteria of the order SPIROCHAETALES.
Antiprotozoal and antimicrobial agent used mainly in veterinary practice.
An antibacterial agent that has been used in veterinary practice for treating swine dysentery and enteritis and for promoting growth. However, its use has been prohibited in the UK following reports of carcinogenicity and mutagenicity. (From Martindale, The Extra Pharmacopoeia, 30th ed, p125)
An antibiotic produced by Streptomyces lincolnensis var. lincolnensis. It has been used in the treatment of staphylococcal, streptococcal, and Bacteroides fragilis infections.
Any of various animals that constitute the family Suidae and comprise stout-bodied, short-legged omnivorous mammals with thick skin, usually covered with coarse bristles, a rather long mobile snout, and small tail. Included are the genera Babyrousa, Phacochoerus (wart hogs), and Sus, the latter containing the domestic pig (see SUS SCROFA).
Created as the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes in 1918. Yugoslavia became the official name in 1929. BOSNIA-HERZEGOVINA; CROATIA; and SLOVENIA formed independent countries 7 April 1992. Macedonia became independent 8 February 1994 as the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (MACEDONIA REPUBLIC).
An increased liquidity or decreased consistency of FECES, such as running stool. Fecal consistency is related to the ratio of water-holding capacity of insoluble solids to total water, rather than the amount of water present. Diarrhea is not hyperdefecation or increased fecal weight.
Vaccines or candidate vaccines used to prevent bacillary dysentery (DYSENTERY, BACILLARY) caused by species of SHIGELLA.
Excrement from the INTESTINES, containing unabsorbed solids, waste products, secretions, and BACTERIA of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.
A genus of spiral bacteria of the family Brachyspiraceae.
Infection with nematodes of the genus TRICHURIS, formerly called Trichocephalus.
A segment of the LOWER GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT that includes the CECUM; the COLON; and the RECTUM.
Animals not contaminated by or associated with any foreign organisms.
Schools for children usually under five years of age.
Infections caused by bacteria that show up as pink (negative) when treated by the gram-staining method.
Bangladesh is a country in South Asia with a high burden of infectious diseases such as tuberculosis, dengue fever, and cholera.
Infection with amoebae of the genus ENTAMOEBA. Infection with E. histolytica causes DYSENTERY, AMEBIC and LIVER ABSCESS, AMEBIC.
The blind sac or outpouching area of the LARGE INTESTINE that is below the entrance of the SMALL INTESTINE. It has a worm-like extension, the vermiform APPENDIX.
Pivaloyloxymethyl ester of amdinocillin that is well absorbed orally, but broken down to amdinocillin in the intestinal mucosa. It is active against gram-negative organisms and used as for amdinocillin.
Single or multiple areas of PUS due to infection by any ameboid protozoa (AMEBIASIS). A common form is caused by the ingestion of ENTAMOEBA HISTOLYTICA.
A plant genus of the family FABACEAE that is a source of SPARTEINE, lupanine and other lupin alkaloids.

Analysis of Serpulina hyodysenteriae strain variation and its molecular epidemiology using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis. (1/181)

Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) was applied as a molecular typing tool for the spirochaete Serpulina hyodysenteriae, the agent of swine dysentery. Analysis of a collection of 40 mainly Australian isolates, previously characterized by other methods, divided these into 23 PFGE types. This confirmed that there are many strains of the spirochaete in Australia. PFGE was more discriminatory for strain typing than both multilocus enzyme electrophoresis and serotyping. It had similar discriminatory power to restriction endonuclease analysis, but the results of PFGE were easier to interpret. When applied to 29 isolates collected from 4 farms over periods of up to 8 years, 2 PFGE patterns were found on 3 farms, and a single pattern on the other. In each case a new strain had apparently emerged as a variant of an original parent strain. PFGE was found to be a powerful technique for investigating the molecular epidemiology of swine dysentery outbreaks.  (+info)

Isolation, oxygen sensitivity, and virulence of NADH oxidase mutants of the anaerobic spirochete Brachyspira (Serpulina) hyodysenteriae, etiologic agent of swine dysentery. (2/181)

Brachyspira (Serpulina) hyodysenteriae, the etiologic agent of swine dysentery, uses the enzyme NADH oxidase to consume oxygen. To investigate possible roles for NADH oxidase in the growth and virulence of this anaerobic spirochete, mutant strains deficient in oxidase activity were isolated and characterized. The cloned NADH oxidase gene (nox; GenBank accession no. U19610) on plasmid pER218 was inactivated by replacing 321 bp of coding sequence with either a gene for chloramphenicol resistance (cat) or a gene for kanamycin resistance (kan). The resulting plasmids, respectively, pCmDeltaNOX and pKmDeltaNOX, were used to transform wild-type B. hyodysenteriae B204 cells and generate the antibiotic-resistant strains Nox-Cm and Nox-Km. PCR and Southern hybridization analyses indicated that the chromosomal wild-type nox genes in these strains had been replaced, through allelic exchange, by the inactivated nox gene containing cat or kan. Sodium dodecyl sulfate-polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis and Western immunoblot analysis revealed that both nox mutant cell lysates were missing the 48-kDa Nox protein. Soluble NADH oxidase activity levels in cell lysates of Nox-Cm and Nox-Km were reduced 92 to 96% compared to the activity level in parent strain B204. In an aerotolerance test, cells of both nox mutants were at least 100-fold more sensitive to oxygen exposure than were cells of the wild-type parent strain B204. In swine experimental infections, both nox mutants were less virulent than strain B204 in that fewer animals were colonized by the mutant cells and infected animals displayed mild, transient signs of disease, with no deaths. These results provide evidence that NADH oxidase serves to protect B. hyodysenteriae cells against oxygen toxicity and that the enzyme, in that role, contributes to the pathogenic ability of the spirochete.  (+info)

A descriptive study of the frequency and characteristics of proliferative enteropathy in swine in Ontario by analyzing routine animal health surveillance data. (3/181)

Routine surveillance data, collected on pathology submissions at the Animal Health Laboratory in Guelph between 1992 and 1997, were analyzed to determine demographic, clinical, and pathologic characteristics of cases of proliferative enteropathy and the frequency of this condition relative to other infectious enteric diseases in swine in Ontario. The most commonly reported disease was Escherichia coli enteritis (average cases/year = 70.0). Among infectious enteropathies that occur typically in neonatal pigs, coccidiosis (28.4 cases/year) and rotaviral enteritis (5.6 cases/year) were reported. Among infectious enteropathies generally associated with diarrhea in weaner and grower/finisher pigs, the most frequently reported was proliferative enteropathy (27.6 cases/year), followed by swine dysentery (23.3 cases/year), transmissible gastroenteritis (19.6 cases/year), and salmonellosis (8.4 cases/year). Diarrhea and bloody diarrhea were reported in 29% and 31%, respectively, of herds diagnosed with proliferative enteropathy. Important gross intestinal lesions included mucosal hypertrophy (62% of cases), hemorrhage (47%), and mucosal necrosis (34%). Histologic intestinal lesions included epithelial hyperplasia (90% of cases), mucosal necrosis (59%), and inflammation (49%). Our results suggest that proliferative enteropathy is a major infectious enteric disease in grower/finisher pigs in Ontario.  (+info)

Prospective validation of a standardized questionnaire for estimating childhood mortality and morbidity due to pneumonia and diarrhoea. (4/181)

This paper reports the validation of a 'best-judgement' standardised questionnaire using guidelines and algorithms developed by an expert working group conducted in Nicaragua between 1995 and 1997. Prospective hospital data, including standardised medical recording of selected signs and symptoms, laboratory and radiographic test results and physician diagnoses were collected for children < 5 years admitted with any serious life-threatening condition in 3 study hospitals. The mothers or caregivers of the children were later traced and interviewed using the 'best-judgement' questionnaire. Interviews were completed 1-22 months after admission to hospital for 1115 children (400 who died during the stay in hospital and 715 who were discharged alive). The cause of death or admission to hospital was determined by an expert algorithm applied to hospital data. A similar procedure was used to derive the cause using the answers to questions from interviews. Hospital causes were compared with interview causes and sensitivity and specificity calculated, together with the estimated cause-specific fraction for diarrhoea and pneumonia. Multiple diagnoses were allowed; 378 children in the sample (104 deaths, 274 survivors) had a reference diagnosis of diarrhoeal illness, and 506 (168 deaths, 338 survivors) a reference diagnosis of pneumonia. When results for deaths and survivors in all age groups were combined, the expert algorithms had sensitivity between 86% and 88% and specificity between 81% and 83% for any diarrhoeal illness; and sensitivity between 74% and 87% and specificity between 37% and 72% for pneumonia. Algorithms tested in previous validation studies were also applied to data obtained in this study, and the results are compared. Despite less than perfect sensitivity and specificity, reasonably accurate estimates of the cause-specific mortality and morbidity fractions for diarrhoea were obtained, although the accuracy of estimates in other settings using the same instrument will depend on the true cause-specific fraction in those settings. The algorithms tested for pneumonia did not produce accurate estimates of the cause-specific fraction, and are not recommended for use in community settings.  (+info)

Protection studies on winter dysentery caused by bovine coronavirus in cattle using antigens prepared from infected cell lysates. (5/181)

Cells infected with bovine coronavirus (BCV) were solubilized with Triton X-100 to yield a cell lysate (CL) antigen having high hemagglutinating (HA) titers. The antigen gave high HA titers using rat erythrocytes, suggesting that it contained large amounts of hemagglutinin esterase (HE) antigen. The CL antigen, combined with an oil adjuvant, was tested for protective and antibody-inducing activities in cattle. Four groups (2 cattle/group) of cattle were inoculated with CL antigen having HA titers of 16 000, 4000, 1000, and 250. Another group served as untreated controls. Two intramuscular inoculations were given at an interval of 3 wk. The animals were challenged with virus 1 wk after the second inoculation. The groups immunized with the CL antigen having an HA titer of 4000 or 16 000 produced hemagglutination inhibition (HI) antibody titers of > 320 and serum neutralizing (SN) antibody titers of > 1280. These groups of animals showed no clinical abnormalities after challenge. In the groups immunized with CL antigen at an HA titer of 1000 or 250, HI antibody titers were 40 to 160 and SN titers were 80 to 640. The cattle with HI antibody titers of > or = 160 and the SN titers of > or = 640 showed no clinical signs, but the cattle with the HI antibody titer < 80 and the SN antibody titer < 160 developed watery diarrhea and fever after challenge. These results indicate that CL antigen with high HA titer induces antibody production in cattle that provides effective protection against winter dysentery.  (+info)

Changes in bacterial community structure in the colon of pigs fed different experimental diets and after infection with Brachyspira hyodysenteriae. (6/181)

Bacterial communities in the large intestines of pigs were compared using terminal restriction fragment length polymorphism (T-RFLP) analysis targeting the 16S ribosomal DNA. The pigs were fed different experimental diets based on either modified standard feed or cooked rice supplemented with dietary fibers. After feeding of the animals with the experimental diets for 2 weeks, differences in the bacterial community structure in the spiral colon were detected in the form of different profiles of terminal restriction fragments (T-RFs). Some of the T-RFs were universally distributed, i.e., they were found in all samples, while others varied in distribution and were related to specific diets. The reproducibility of the T-RFLP profiles between individual animals within the diet groups was high. In the control group, the profiles remained unchanged throughout the experiment and were similar between two independent but identical experiments. When the animals were experimentally infected with Brachyspira hyodysenteriae, causing swine dysentery, many of the T-RFs fluctuated, suggesting a destabilization of the microbial community.  (+info)

Association between clinical type of diarrhoea and growth of children under 5 years in rural Bangladesh. (7/181)

BACKGROUND: The role of diarrhoea in the aetiology of growth retardation in young children remains controversial. To evaluate this, a population-based, longitudinal study of young children aged 6-48 months was conducted in Matlab, a rural area of Bangladesh, between May 1988 and April 1989. METHODS: Data obtained from 584 children were examined by one-year (n = 412) and 3-month (n = 1220) growth periods. Each growth period was analysed based on clinical types of diarrhoea, namely, non-diarrhoea, non-dysentery diarrhoea (diarrhoea without blood), and dysentery (diarrhoea with blood). Weight and height gains were compared among the study groups initially by one-way analysis of variance followed by multivariate analysis adjusting for potential confounding variables. RESULTS: Compared to non-diarrhoea and non-dysentery diarrhoea, dysentery was associated with significantly lower annual weight gain (1866 g [P < 0.01] and 1550 g [P < 0.05] versus 1350 g, respectively) and height gain (6.51 cm and 5.87 cm versus 5.27 cm [P < 0.01], respectively). Both 3-month dysentery and non-dysentery intervals were significantly associated with less weight gain compared to non-diarrhoea intervals (490 g and 522 g versus 637 g [P: < 0.05], respectively). Dysentery intervals were also associated with significantly poorer height gain compared to other intervals (2.19 cm versus 2.42 cm [P < 0.05] and 2.46 cm [P < 0.01], respectively). CONCLUSIONS: The growth of young children is strongly influenced by the clinical type of diarrhoea and the impact is dependent on the proportion of dysentery episodes in the total diarrhoeal burden.  (+info)

Food supplementation with encouragement to feed it to infants from 4 to 12 months of age has a small impact on weight gain. (8/181)

It is unclear whether a substantial decline in malnutrition among infants in developing countries can be achieved by increasing food availability and nutrition counseling without concurrent morbidity-reducing interventions. The study was designed to determine whether provision of generous amounts of a micronutrient-fortified food supplement supported by counseling or nutritional counseling alone would significantly improve physical growth between 4 and 12 mo of age. In a controlled trial, 418 infants 4 mo of age were individually randomized to one of the four groups and followed until 12 mo of age. The first group received a milk-based cereal and nutritional counseling; the second group monthly nutritional counseling alone. To control for the effect of twice-weekly home visits for morbidity ascertainment, similar visits were made in one of the control groups (visitation group); the fourth group received no intervention. The median energy intake from nonbreast milk sources was higher in the food supplementation group than in the visitation group by 1212 kJ at 26 wk (P < 0.001), 1739 kJ at 38 wk (P < 0.001) and 2257 kJ at 52 wk (P < 0.001). The food supplementation infants gained 250 g (95% confidence interval: 20--480 g) more weight than did the visitation group. The difference in the mean increment in length during the study was 0.4 cm (95% confidence interval: -0.1--0.9 cm). The nutritional counseling group had higher energy intakes ranging from 280 to 752 kJ at different ages (P < 0.05 at all ages) but no significant benefit on weight and length increments. Methods to enhance the impact of these interventions need to be identified.  (+info)

Dysentery is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that affects the colon and rectum. It is characterized by abdominal pain, diarrhea, and the passage of blood and mucus in the stool. Dysentery can be caused by a variety of factors, including bacterial, viral, or parasitic infections, as well as certain medications or underlying medical conditions. Symptoms of dysentery can range from mild to severe and may include fever, nausea, vomiting, and dehydration. Treatment for dysentery typically involves managing symptoms, such as with pain medication and fluids, and addressing the underlying cause of the condition, if possible. In severe cases, hospitalization may be necessary.

Dysentery, bacillary is a type of infectious diarrhea caused by bacteria called Shigella. It is characterized by abdominal pain, diarrhea, and blood or mucus in the stool. The bacteria are transmitted through contaminated food or water, or through direct contact with an infected person. Symptoms typically begin within 1-3 days of exposure and can last for several days to a week. Treatment typically involves rehydration therapy and antibiotics to kill the bacteria. In severe cases, hospitalization may be necessary.

Dysentery, amebic is a type of inflammatory bowel disease caused by the protozoan parasite Entamoeba histolytica. It is characterized by abdominal pain, diarrhea, and blood or mucus in the stool. The parasite can invade the lining of the colon and cause damage to the tissue, leading to symptoms such as fever, nausea, and vomiting. In severe cases, amebic dysentery can lead to complications such as liver abscesses or perforation of the colon. Treatment typically involves the use of antibiotics to kill the parasite.

Brachyspira hyodysenteriae is a gram-negative, spiral-shaped bacterium that is a common cause of swine dysentery, also known as swine bacillary dysentery or swine enteritis. This disease is highly contagious and can cause significant economic losses in the pig industry due to reduced growth rates, increased mortality, and decreased reproductive performance. The bacterium is primarily found in the lower gastrointestinal tract of pigs and is transmitted through the fecal-oral route. Symptoms of swine dysentery include diarrhea, weight loss, and bloody feces. In severe cases, the disease can lead to dehydration, anemia, and death. Diagnosis of swine dysentery is typically made through clinical examination, laboratory testing of fecal samples, and histopathological examination of tissue samples. Treatment of the disease typically involves the use of antibiotics, although prevention through improved sanitation and vaccination is also important.

Treponemal infections are a group of bacterial infections caused by the bacterium Treponema pallidum. These infections are primarily sexually transmitted and can also be transmitted through direct contact with open sores or through the placenta during pregnancy. The most well-known treponemal infection is syphilis, which can be divided into four stages: primary, secondary, latent, and tertiary. Other treponemal infections include yaws, pinta, and bejel. These infections can cause a range of symptoms, including skin rashes, ulcers, fever, and joint pain. Treatment typically involves antibiotics, although some forms of the infection may be resistant to certain antibiotics.

Spirochaetales infections are a group of bacterial infections caused by bacteria belonging to the order Spirochaetales. These bacteria are characterized by their spiral or spirochete shape and are found in a variety of environments, including soil, water, and the human body. Some common examples of Spirochaetales infections include syphilis, Lyme disease, and leptospirosis. These infections can be transmitted through various means, such as sexual contact, bites from infected animals, or exposure to contaminated water or soil. Symptoms of Spirochaetales infections can vary depending on the specific infection, but may include fever, fatigue, headache, muscle aches, and skin rashes. In some cases, more serious symptoms may develop, such as neurological problems, heart problems, or kidney failure. Treatment for Spirochaetales infections typically involves antibiotics, which are used to kill the bacteria causing the infection. The specific antibiotic used and the duration of treatment will depend on the type of infection and the severity of the symptoms. In some cases, additional supportive care may be necessary to manage symptoms and complications.

Arsanilic acid is a chemical compound that is used in the medical field as an antiparasitic agent. It is primarily used to treat infections caused by protozoan parasites, such as giardiasis and trichomoniasis. In addition to its antiparasitic properties, arsanilic acid has also been used to treat certain types of skin infections, such as ringworm and athlete's foot. It works by disrupting the metabolism of the parasites or fungi, leading to their death. However, arsanilic acid can also have side effects, including nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain. It is important to use this medication only under the guidance of a healthcare professional, as it can interact with other medications and may not be safe for everyone to use.

Swine diseases refer to any illness or infection that affects pigs. These diseases can be caused by a variety of factors, including viruses, bacteria, parasites, fungi, and environmental factors. Swine diseases can range from mild to severe and can affect pigs of all ages and sizes. Some common swine diseases include: 1. Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) 2. Swine Influenza (Swine Flu) 3. Porcine Circovirus Type 2 (PCV2) 4. Porcine Parvovirus (PPV) 5. Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) 6. Swine Leukosis Virus (SLV) 7. Porcine Dermatitis and Necrosis Syndrome (PDNS) 8. Porcine Enterotoxemia (PED) 9. Porcine Circovirus Type 1 (PCV1) 10. Porcine Circovirus Type 3 (PCV3) Swine diseases can have significant economic impacts on the pork industry, as well as on animal welfare and public health. Therefore, it is important for veterinarians, farmers, and other stakeholders to be aware of the signs and symptoms of swine diseases and to take appropriate measures to prevent and control their spread.

Coronavirus, Bovine refers to a type of virus that infects cattle and can cause a range of respiratory and gastrointestinal symptoms. The virus is a member of the family Coronaviridae and is closely related to the virus that causes COVID-19 in humans. Bovine coronavirus can be transmitted through direct contact with infected animals or their secretions, as well as through the air. The virus can cause a range of clinical signs in cattle, including coughing, sneezing, fever, and diarrhea. In severe cases, the virus can lead to pneumonia and death. Bovine coronavirus is a significant economic concern for the livestock industry, as it can cause significant morbidity and mortality in cattle, as well as reduce milk production and meat quality.

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Ronidazole is an antiprotozoal medication that is used to treat various infections caused by protozoan parasites, such as Giardia lamblia and Entamoeba histolytica. It is also used to treat infections caused by certain types of bacteria, such as Bacteroides fragilis and Clostridium difficile. Ronidazole is available in oral and intravenous forms and is typically administered for a duration of 7 to 14 days. It works by inhibiting the growth and reproduction of the parasites and bacteria that it targets.

Carbadox is an antibiotic medication that is used in veterinary medicine to treat bacterial infections in livestock, particularly cattle and swine. It is a synthetic derivative of the antibiotic sulfonamide and works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria by interfering with their ability to synthesize folic acid, which is essential for their growth and reproduction. Carbadox is typically administered to livestock in the form of a feed additive, and it is effective against a wide range of bacterial infections, including Salmonella, Escherichia coli, and Brucella. However, carbadox is not approved for use in humans and should not be used in food-producing animals intended for human consumption. It is important to note that carbadox has been linked to the development of antibiotic-resistant bacteria, and its use has been restricted in some countries due to concerns about its potential impact on human health and the environment.

Lincomycin is an antibiotic medication that is used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. It is a member of the lincosamide class of antibiotics and works by inhibiting the growth of bacteria. Lincomycin is typically used to treat infections of the skin, respiratory tract, and urinary tract, as well as certain types of pneumonia and other respiratory infections. It is usually given intravenously or orally in the form of a liquid or tablet. Lincomycin may also be used to prevent infections in people who are at high risk, such as those who have had organ transplants or who are undergoing surgery. It is important to note that lincomycin is not effective against viral infections and should not be used to treat such infections.

Diarrhea is a medical condition characterized by the passage of loose, watery stools more than three times a day. It can be acute, meaning it lasts for a short period of time, or chronic, meaning it persists for more than four weeks. Diarrhea can be caused by a variety of factors, including infections, food poisoning, medications, underlying medical conditions, and stress. It can also be a symptom of other medical conditions, such as inflammatory bowel disease, celiac disease, and irritable bowel syndrome. Diarrhea can cause dehydration, electrolyte imbalances, and malnutrition if it persists for an extended period of time. Treatment for diarrhea depends on the underlying cause and may include medications, dietary changes, and fluid replacement therapy. In severe cases, hospitalization may be necessary.

Shigella vaccines are vaccines that are designed to protect against Shigella bacteria, which are a type of bacteria that can cause a severe form of diarrhea known as shigellosis. Shigella bacteria are highly contagious and can be spread through contaminated food and water, as well as through person-to-person contact. There are currently two types of shigella vaccines that have been approved for use in humans: Shigella vaccine (Dukoral) and Shigella vaccine (Shiron). Both of these vaccines are live attenuated vaccines, which means that they contain weakened forms of the Shigella bacteria that are not able to cause disease but can still stimulate the immune system to produce a protective response. Shigella vaccines are typically given as a single dose and are recommended for people who are at high risk of contracting shigellosis, such as travelers to areas where the disease is common, people who work in healthcare settings, and people who have close contact with people who have shigellosis. They are also sometimes given to people who have weakened immune systems, such as those with HIV/AIDS or cancer. Shigella vaccines have been shown to be effective at preventing shigellosis, and they are an important tool in the fight against this serious and potentially life-threatening disease.

Brachyspira is a genus of bacteria that belongs to the family Brachyspiraceae. These bacteria are gram-negative, spiral-shaped, and are commonly found in the gastrointestinal tracts of animals, including humans. In humans, Brachyspira can cause a number of different infections, including: 1. Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD): This is a chronic inflammatory condition of the digestive tract that can affect the small intestine and colon. 2. Inflammatory bowel disease-like syndrome (IBDLS): This is a condition that shares some of the symptoms of IBD but does not meet the full diagnostic criteria for the disease. 3. Pseudomembranous colitis: This is a serious infection of the colon that can cause severe diarrhea, abdominal pain, and fever. 4. Intestinal spirochetosis: This is a rare infection of the small intestine that can cause abdominal pain, diarrhea, and weight loss. Brachyspira infections are typically diagnosed through stool culture or PCR testing. Treatment typically involves antibiotics, although the specific antibiotic used may depend on the type of infection and the patient's individual circumstances.

Trichuriasis is a parasitic infection caused by the whipworm Trichuris trichiura. It is also known as whipworm disease or threadworm infection. The parasite is transmitted through contaminated soil or food, and it infects the human colon and rectum. The symptoms of trichuriasis can vary depending on the severity of the infection. Common symptoms include abdominal pain, diarrhea, rectal bleeding, and anemia. In severe cases, the infection can lead to malnutrition, growth retardation, and other complications. The diagnosis of trichuriasis is typically made through a stool examination, which can detect the presence of the whipworm eggs. Treatment usually involves the administration of anthelmintic drugs, such as mebendazole or albendazole, which can kill the parasites. Prevention measures include improved sanitation and hygiene practices, such as handwashing and avoiding contact with contaminated soil or food.

Gram-negative bacterial infections are a type of bacterial infection caused by bacteria that have a negative gram stain reaction. This means that when they are stained with a special dye called crystal violet, they appear purple or pink under a microscope, rather than the characteristic blue color of gram-positive bacteria. Gram-negative bacteria are a diverse group of bacteria that include many important pathogens, such as Escherichia coli (E. coli), Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Salmonella enterica. These bacteria are commonly found in the environment and on the skin and mucous membranes of humans and animals. However, some species of gram-negative bacteria can cause serious infections when they enter the body through cuts, wounds, or other openings. Gram-negative bacterial infections can affect various parts of the body, including the respiratory system, urinary tract, bloodstream, and gastrointestinal tract. The symptoms of these infections can vary depending on the location and severity of the infection, but may include fever, chills, fatigue, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal pain. In severe cases, gram-negative bacterial infections can lead to sepsis, a life-threatening condition in which the body's immune system overreacts to the infection. Treatment for gram-negative bacterial infections typically involves the use of antibiotics, which are medications that can kill or inhibit the growth of bacteria. The choice of antibiotic will depend on the specific type of bacteria causing the infection and the location and severity of the infection. In some cases, hospitalization may be necessary for intravenous antibiotics or other supportive care.

Bangladesh is a country located in South Asia. It is not directly related to the medical field, but it is important to note that healthcare in Bangladesh is a significant issue. The country has a high population density, with many people living in poverty and with limited access to healthcare services. As a result, many people in Bangladesh suffer from preventable and treatable diseases, such as tuberculosis, malaria, and diarrhea. In recent years, the government of Bangladesh has made efforts to improve healthcare services and reduce the burden of disease in the country.

Entamoebiasis is a parasitic infection caused by the protozoan parasite Entamoeba histolytica. It is commonly known as amoebic dysentery and is transmitted through contaminated food or water, or through direct contact with an infected person's feces. The infection can cause a range of symptoms, including diarrhea, abdominal pain, fever, nausea, and vomiting. In some cases, the infection can lead to more serious complications, such as liver abscesses or amoebic colitis. Entamoebiasis is diagnosed through a combination of clinical examination, laboratory tests, and imaging studies. Treatment typically involves the use of antiparasitic medications, such as metronidazole or tinidazole, to eliminate the parasite from the body. In severe cases, hospitalization may be necessary.

In the medical field, the colon refers to the large intestine, which is the final part of the digestive system. The colon is responsible for absorbing water and electrolytes from the remaining indigestible food matter, forming and storing feces, and eliminating waste from the body. The colon is divided into several sections, including the cecum, ascending colon, transverse colon, descending colon, sigmoid colon, and rectum. The colon is an important organ for maintaining overall health and wellbeing, and any issues with the colon can lead to a range of medical conditions, including inflammatory bowel disease, colon cancer, and diverticulitis.

The cecum is a pouch-like structure located at the beginning of the large intestine, just below the ileocecal valve. It is about 6-10 cm long and is responsible for receiving and storing the waste matter that has passed through the small intestine from the ileum. The cecum is connected to the appendix, which is a small, finger-like projection that extends from the cecum. The appendix is often considered a vestigial organ, as it has no known function in the body. However, it can become inflamed and infected, a condition known as appendicitis. The cecum also contains the vermiform appendix, which is a small, finger-like projection that extends from the cecum. The vermiform appendix is often considered a vestigial organ, as it has no known function in the body. However, it can become inflamed and infected, a condition known as appendicitis.

Amdinocillin pivoxil is a combination medication that contains amdinocillin, a type of penicillin antibiotic, and pivoxil, a prodrug that is converted to amdinocillin in the body. It is used to treat bacterial infections, such as pneumonia, bronchitis, and urinary tract infections. Amdinocillin pivoxil is typically taken orally and is available in tablet form. It is important to follow the dosing instructions provided by your healthcare provider and to complete the full course of treatment, even if you start to feel better before the medication is finished.

Amebic liver abscess is a type of liver abscess caused by the protozoan parasite Entamoeba histolytica. It is a common complication of amoebic dysentery, which is an infection of the digestive tract caused by the same parasite. The parasite can invade the liver and cause inflammation and the formation of a fluid-filled cyst or abscess. Symptoms of amebic liver abscess may include fever, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and jaundice. Diagnosis is typically made through blood tests, imaging studies such as ultrasound or CT scan, and a biopsy of the liver tissue. Treatment typically involves the use of antibiotics to kill the parasite and drain the abscess if necessary. In severe cases, surgery may be required to remove the abscess or repair damage to the liver.,,。

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  • Dysentery (UK: /ˈdɪsəntri/, US: /ˈdɪsənˌtɛri/), historically known as the bloody flux, is a type of gastroenteritis that results in bloody diarrhea. (
  • The most common form of dysentery is bacillary dysentery, which is typically a mild sickness, causing symptoms normally consisting of mild abdominal pains and frequent passage of loose stools or diarrhea. (
  • Dysentery is severe diarrhea and in addition, the stools may have a smattering of blood and mucus. (
  • Dysentery is an inflammatory infection of the intestines, especially of the colon, which always results in severe bloody diarrhea and abdominal pains. (
  • A soothing combination of drugs for the treatment of diarrhea and dysentery. (
  • In patients with bloody diarrhea, sigmoidoscopy can be useful in diagnosing inflammatory bowel disease, antibiotic-associated diarrhea, shigellosis, and amebic dysentery. (
  • It can be useful in diagnosing inflammatory bowel disease, antibiotic-associated diarrhea, shigellosis, and amebic dysentery. (
  • Infection is commonly asymptomatic, but symptoms ranging from mild diarrhea to severe dysentery may occur. (
  • Amoebic Dysentery is caused by an infection caused by entamoeba histolytica. (
  • Amoebic Dysentery can be fatal if left untreated. (
  • The amoebic dysentery , Latin amebiasis , called a triggered amoebic infection of the human intestinal tract. (
  • This article deals with the causes, diagnosis, course, treatment and prevention of amoebic dysentery. (
  • What is amoebic dysentery? (
  • Amoebic dysentery is a diarrheal disease that occurs primarily in tropical and subtropical areas such as Thailand, Kenya, Vietnam or India. (
  • advanced form of amoebic dysentery, the pathogens also attack organs outside the digestive tract such as the liver, heart, spleen or urinary tract. (
  • The main cause of amoebic dysentery is the pathogen Entamoeba histolytica. (
  • Fever and chills are also typical symptoms of amoebic dysentery. (
  • In a few cases, colonoscopies or ultrasound examinations of the abdomen are used to diagnose amoebic dysentery. (
  • The course of amoebic dysentery can usually be assessed as harmless if the disease is diagnosed and treated early. (
  • A very rare but also extremely dangerous complication of amoebic dysentery is the so-called toxic megacolon, which often causes severe vomiting , high fever and a state of shock in the patient. (
  • In general, however, dangerous complications from amoebic dysentery are rare. (
  • In case of heaviness in the stomach and the intestines in dysentery, about 50 grams of castor oil should be administered with milk to ease out hard lumps of stools. (
  • Amebic dysentery, common in the tropics, manifests with episodes of frequent semiliquid stools that often contain blood, mucus, and live trophozoites. (
  • Shigella is thought to cause bleeding due to invasion rather than toxin, because even non-toxogenic strains can cause dysentery, but E. coli with shiga-like toxins do not invade the intestinal mucosa, and are therefore toxin dependent. (
  • Photo credit: WHO Dysentery is bloody diarrhoea, i.e. any diarrhoeal episode in which the loose or watery stools contain visible red blood. (
  • Ispaghula seeds are a popular remedy for several kinds of chronic dysentery and diarrhoea. (
  • For chronic diarrhoea and dysentery, the seeds can be taken either as a decoction or infusion of powder with sugar. (
  • Castor oil helps reduce the distressing symptoms of dysentery . (
  • What is Dysentery Causes, Signs and symptoms, Diagnosis and treatment. (
  • Person is said to be suffering from Dysentery, when he/she starts passing frequent watery stools accompanied by mucous and blood. (
  • In case of dysentery where loss of blood with stools is seen, Chiniumco should be given to the patient. (
  • The toxins are named for Dr. Shiga, who first described the bacterial origin of dysentery caused by a rare type of Shigella ( Shigella dysenteriae type 1) that produces Shiga toxin 1. (
  • Dysentery can be fatal as it can cause severe dehydration. (
  • Rapid weight loss and muscle aches sometimes also accompany dysentery, while nausea and vomiting are rare. (
  • Dysentery results from bacterial, or parasitic infections. (
  • In addition to G. duodenalis , they also tested the sediment samples for Entamoeba histolytica and Cryptosporidium- other kinds of microorganisms that can cause dysentery-but didn't find them. (
  • Dysentery is not only about distressing loose motions, but also abdominal pain as well. (
  • In its mild form , dysentery can be successfully treated at home using natural cures. (
  • Bael fruit has traditionally been used as a useful remedy for the treatment of dysentery. (
  • This is an effective natural remedy to get relief from dysentery. (
  • A mixture of 180 grams each of the seeds and sugar candy given three or four times a day is an effective remedy for slimy dysentery. (
  • In the book that follows The York Factory Express , tentatively titled "The Brigades," this story is told once again - to the point that everyone is going to get sick of hearing about this measles and dysentery infection. (
  • E. histolytica trophozoites can adhere to and kill colonic epithelial cells and polymorphonuclear leukocytes (PMNs) and can cause dysentery with blood and mucus but with few PMNs in stool. (
  • The findings-coupled with descriptions in historical texts-suggest dysentery was common in the Kingdom of Judah during the seventh and early sixth centuries B.C.E. One text reads: "If a person eats bread and drinks beer and subsequently his stomach is colicky, he has cramps and has a flowing of the bowels, setu has gotten him," per a statement from the researchers. (
  • Diseases such as hepatitis and dysentery may be caused by contamination from septic tank waste. (
  • Parvahika means, 'to strain' which denotes a feeling of incomplete evacuation at defecation or straining on defecation which is a general symptom of Dysentery. (
  • Bael should be given in its unripe form if dysentery is in its chronic state. (
  • Dysentery is one of the very commonly occurring problems in humans. (
  • Bael has high amounts of tannin which is effective in the treatment of dysentery. (
  • Many health conditions have been explained in Ayurveda, the closest disease presentation to Dysentery is Parvahika. (
  • And now I am finding disease on the Yukon River in 1850 - dysentery at least, and possibly measles. (
  • If things go according to plan, you won't die of dysentery - like in the flesh eating bacteria Oregon Trail computer game - because a courageous contributor tried out vaccination for the disease that affects thousands of individuals each year. (
  • Efforts to prevent dysentery include hand washing and food safety measures while traveling in countries of high risk. (
  • Tomorrow I am going to be deliberately infected with dysentery and kept in a quarantine facility for 11 days as part of a Phase IIc vaccine clinical trial. (
  • However you must get in touch with your doctor if you are not able to control your dysentery within a day or two. (
  • Carrot and pomegranate juices are particularly useful to the patients of dysentery. (
  • Forrest Galante & The Wild Times crew recap the time he got Dysentery after eating a freshwater crab in the Amazon jungle. (