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shigellosis

Noun1.shigellosis - an acute infection of the intestine by Shigella bacteria; characterized by diarrhea and fever and abdominal pains
Pronunciation: (SHIH-geh-LOH-sis)

Infection with the bacterium Shigella. Usually causes a high fever, acute diarrhea, and dehydration. See also Gastroenteritis.

bacillary dysentery, dysentery
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shiga bacillus
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Shigella dysentariae
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