• inflammation
  • Thus, in addition to stimulating fluid secretion through activation of adenylate cyclase activity ( 4 ), CT suppresses induction of inflammation during V. cholerae infection. (rupress.org)
  • Boil - An abscess of skin or painful, circumscribed inflammation of the skin or a hair follicle, having a dead, pus-forming inner core, usually caused by a staphylococcal infection. (google.com)
  • intestinal
  • It can be caused by excessive indulgence in alcohol or other liquids or foods that prove irritating to the stomach or intestine, by allergy to certain food products, by poisoning with heavy metals, by chemicals such as are found in cathartics, by hyperactivity of the nervous system, and by infection with a virus (intestinal grippe) or with bacteria or their toxins. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • The intestinal contents move more rapidly, stimulated by the prostaglandins, and there is a change in the transport of sodium and other electrolytes as well as osmotic shifts in the intestine. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • This can cause elevated temperature, painful spasms of the intestinal muscles (cramping), swelling due to water leaking from capillaries of the intestine (edema), and further tissue damage by the body's immune cells and the chemicals, called cytokines, which are released to fight the infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • viral
  • Viral gastroenteritis, also known as "stomach flu," is an infection caused by any of a number of viruses including rotaviruses, adenoviruses, caliciviruses, astroviruses, Norwalk virus, and a group of Norwalk-like viruses. (in.gov)
  • symptoms
  • Generally, symptoms begin 1 to 2 days after infection, and my last for 1 to 10 days, depending on the virus involved. (in.gov)
  • Recent researches have shown that there are at least two diseases, and possibly more, having the same general symptoms and still grouped under the common designation of dysentery. (wordnik.com)
  • inflammatory
  • Infection with the bacterium Helicobacter pylori and long-term use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are the two major causes of ulcers. (britannica.com)
  • coli
  • In 2-7% of those who acquire E. coli O157:H7 infection, hemolytic uremic syndrome may develop, causing kidney failure and sometimes death. (in.gov)
  • bloodstream
  • In the immunocompromised, Campylobacter occasionally spreads to the bloodstream and causes a life-threatening infection. (in.gov)
  • proper
  • The vector could be a housefly or other pest, or a food handler might have an undiagnosed infection and neglect proper hand hygiene procedures. (news-medical.net)
  • tropical
  • now, if so, every one knows, that although you may eat salt pork there occasionally without danger, in all tropical climates, and especially the West Indies, two or three days 'living upon this meat will immediately produce dysentery , which is always fatal in that climate. (wordnik.com)
  • absorption
  • Since annelid digestion is exclusively extracellular, at the end of their digestive system, earthworms also contain structures such as the cecum and the typhlosole, which have the function of increasing the absorption surface of the intestine. (scribd.com)
  • Diagnosis
  • Between May 1917 and May 1918, Mackinnon worked at the University War Hospital in Southamptom with William Fletcher from the Royal Army Medical Corps, focussing on the diagnosis and treatment of dysentery. (wikipedia.org)
  • parasites
  • Hive bees are likewise fairly free from parasites, unless, indeed, their so-called dysentery is caused by some minute microbe. (wordnik.com)
  • type
  • Technically speaking, type III secretion is used both for secreting infection-related proteins and flagellar components. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, the term "type III secretion" is used mainly in relation to the infection apparatus. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Called again in the evening to see my patient, and found his Excellency suffering from what he called dysentery , and administered a couple of small opium pills. (wordnik.com)
  • infectious
  • People are not known to develop infectious levels of the virus, and thus cannot propagate the reservoir-host infection cycle. (in.gov)