Shigella infection (Shigellosis) is an intestinal infection that spreads badly in the body due to a family of bacteria called Shigella. The main symptom of Shigella infection is diarrhea, which is mostly bloody, day by day it is spreading all over the world and many people are getting affected by this virus. Indian Scientists are working on the vaccine, they are trying their best. To stay safe from this virus we need some precautions which are helpful for us. We will know every information about this viral virus.


Shigella is very contagious. When a person comes in contact with a person infected with Shigella and swallows a small number of bacteria from the feces of a person infected with Shigella, people come in contact with Shigella in large numbers. For example, it is more likely to occur in a child care setting when staff members do not wash their hands well after changing diapers or helping toddlers with toilet training. In addition, Shigella bacteria can also be passed through drinking or swimming in infected food or unsafe water.

There is a high possibility of getting infected by this virus to less than 5-year children even at any age of people can be infected by this virus. As per the source, our normal cause can be solved within a weak. If you are required to get treatment then the doctor gives you antibiotic medicine. Symptoms of Shigella infection usually begin one or two days after exposure to Shigella. But it takes about a week to develop fully. We would like to tell you what the symptoms are:

  • Diarrhea (often containing blood or mucus)
  • Stomach pain or cramps
  • Fever
  • Nausea or vomiting

So now you can understand how this virus can take its brutal form in our life. The above-mentioned diseases will be identified as the symptom of this virus and you can find out, if you are infected or not. Although, if there are any emergency actions so government will issue guidelines as the protective measures which will necessary to follow by every individual. Besides this, if we get any other updates from government and doctors we will update you first without an unwanted delay. So stay connected with us by saving this website link in your browser.


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