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Disease Dysentery

Name Dysentery
Synonyms Diarrheal Disease, Infectious | Infectious Diarrheal Disease | Infectious Diarrheal Diseases
Definition 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.
Categories Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D004403
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1. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastrointestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastroenteritis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dysentery Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastrointestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Dysentery Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Dysentery Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Dysentery, Amebic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Dysentery, Bacillary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes