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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Antiparastitic: And good higineantiparasitic medications such as Metronidazole and iodoquinol, are commonly used to treat dysentery caused by amoebiasis. Antibiotics ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Dysentery: Dysentery is usually treated with oral hydration. For severe dehydration, intravenous fluids may be required. Most start with a clear diet and then w ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
36 years experience Infectious Disease
No direct cause: There's no insect that directly causes dysentery. Dysentery is caused by certain bacteria or parasites that get ingested, usually in food. However, ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Causes: Dysentery occurs when infected by shigella or entamoeba.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Scholand
23 years experience Infectious Disease
Dysentery: Dysentery is diarrhea which contains blood. Other symptoms often include fever, abdominal pain, and the feeling that you have to poop. Unfortunately d ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Stool examination: There are multiple causes of dysentery. The presence of dysentery can be determined by naked eye examination of stools. The cause of dysentery requi ... Read More
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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Shieh
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Infectious diarrhea: Essentially what happens when you are suffering from severe diarrhea caused by a bacteria, virus, or parasite.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Bloody diarrhea: Dysentery is blood in liquid stools. Additional symptoms include, abdominal pain, cramps, vomiting, fever, dehydration etc.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Dysentery: Fecal contamination.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Bloody diarrhea: Dysentery is blood in liquid stools. Additional symptoms include, abdominal pain, cramps, vomiting, fever, dehydration etc.

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