shigellosis

by: Brianna and Savannah

Symptoms

Dirrheah(often bloody)Abdominal pain and crampsFeverSymptoms usally  begin one to three days after exposerUsally resovles in five to seven days Some poepe who are affected have no symptoms at all but still can pass it to other people

Cause

Cause by a group of bacteria called shigella Passed from one infected person to the next bad hand washing habits

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Location

Common durring the summerFreguently found in water polluted with human feces

Treatment

Drink fluidsMedications sometimes stop it or help stop it Antibotics can help shorten the lengh of the illness
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