Dysentery, dysentery symptoms
contagious infectious intestinal disease. It is found all over the world
people of all ages, but particularly widespread gets hot
a sick man. Infection occurs when the non-compliance with dysentery
personal hygiene. Dysentery - a disease of dirty hands. However,
You can get sick, and eating infested water or food, washed a
water and insufficiently treated thermally.
The incubation period of the disease - from neskolkoih hours to 2-3 days.
disease causes inflammation of the colon wall. Main
symptom of dysentery - are not very abundant, private loose stools with mucus,
pus, blood, dark green and false urge to defecate, so
called tenesmus. Furthermore, the patient
impaired general condition, nausea, vomiting, decreased
appetite, suffer from headaches. With the development of the disease is possible
development of dehydration.
Diagnosis and treatment of dysentery
The diagnosis of dysentery
put infectious disease on the totality of symptoms. Additionally
appointed studies to clarify the pathogen and apply
antibiotics are narrow-spectrum - feces crops.
dysentery carried out in a hospital. In the treatment of dysentery doctor decides
two problems - the fight against the microbe, the causative agent of the disease (used
antibiotics) and fluid loss compensation - excessive drinking
Special and intravenous fluids.
body resistance to disease is completely cured in 7-10 days
but sometimes it may acquire and wavy character (often it happens
those people who are not fully conducted a course prescribed by a doctor
treatment, which threatens the emergence of the chronic form of the disease).
the disease is necessary to carefully monitor the possible
complications of dehydration and bowel perforation (bowel rupture).
The latter is evidenced by the appearance of blood in the feces. rupture
It requires immediate surgical intervention.
Immunity recover from unstable, the possibility of reinfection cases.