• 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)
  • intestinal
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • liver
  • This form is less acute in its onset than bacillary dysentery, but may continue for months or even years, causing great emaciation and anemia, and not infrequently leading to abscess of the liver. (wordnik.com)
  • In this kind of dysentery the temperature may only rise if one develops liver abscess in the course of the disease. (primehealthchannel.com)
  • bloodstream
  • In the immunocompromised, Campylobacter occasionally spreads to the bloodstream and causes a life-threatening infection. (in.gov)
  • edema
  • Death from malnutrition and dysentery is extremely unpleasant, and the victim suffers not only from the discomfort of dysentery, but also from severe edema, and many times from halucinations. (wordnik.com)
  • fatal
  • 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)
  • blood
  • In addition to safety parameters, antibody responses against various vaccine components in fecal samples, or antibodies produced by intestine-derived peripheral blood lymphocytes were measured at different time intervals. (medindia.net)
  • 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)
  • small
  • 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)