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Can anyone tell me in lay terms about shigella?
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Arthritis too!
Shigella enteritis can trigger an arthritis in genetically predisposed people, usually having hla-b27 or b40.
In can be chronic (reactive arthritis).

In brief: Arthritis too!
Shigella enteritis can trigger an arthritis in genetically predisposed people, usually having hla-b27 or b40.
In can be chronic (reactive arthritis).
Dr. Thomas Namey
Dr. Thomas Namey
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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Bacteria
Shigella is a bacteria that is found in contaminated water often stagnant water. It can cause gastroenteritis ( diarrhea and vomiting and fever).

In brief: Bacteria
Shigella is a bacteria that is found in contaminated water often stagnant water. It can cause gastroenteritis ( diarrhea and vomiting and fever).
Dr. Barry Bergman
Dr. Barry Bergman
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