What is another word for shigellosis?

2 synonyms found


[ ʃˌa͡ɪd͡ʒə͡lˈə͡ʊsɪs], [ ʃˌa‍ɪd‍ʒə‍lˈə‍ʊsɪs], [ ʃ_ˌaɪ_dʒ_əl_ˈəʊ_s_ɪ_s]

Synonyms for Shigellosis:

How to use "Shigellosis" in context?

Shigella is a genus of bacteria that can cause severe diarrhea in children and adults. The bacteria is spread by contact with the stool of an infected person. The illness can be prevented by frequent hand-washing with soap and water.

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