Salmonella gastroenteritis

Salmonella gastroenteritis

a type of gastroenteritis caused by species of Salmonella. Species causing this in humans include S. choleraesuis and S. enteritidis and usually enter the body in contaminated food. Symptoms include inflammation of the mucosa, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, and bloody diarrhea. A more virulent form can occur in immunocompromised patients, sometimes resulting in septicemia.
References in periodicals archive ?
This child had been treated with multiple antimicrobial drugs in the month before the onset of her salmonella gastroenteritis, including cephalexin, amoxicillin, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, and ciprofloxacin.
There were two cases of Salmonella septic arthritis and one of Salmonella gastroenteritis, all in patients receiving etanercept, Dr.
Two weeks prior to his referral, the patient had experienced a myocardial infarction, which was complicated by pneumonia and salmonella gastroenteritis.
About five years ago, Standaert investigated an outbreak of salmonella gastroenteritis at a 250-bed nursing home in rural Tennessee.
The acute symptoms of Salmonella gastroenteritis include the sudden onset of nausea, abdominal cramping, and bloody diarrhea with mucous.
Our microbiologic evaluation of an outbreak of Salmonella gastroenteritis at a summer camp uncovered the unsuspected dissemination among campers and camp staff of multiple clones of ESCREC containing diverse conjugally transferable [beta]-lactamases.

Full browser ?